25th Lead in the Holidays

Presented by Sellers Subaru and Purina Pro Plan

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Friday, November 18, 2016

Royal Park Hotel - Rochester, MI

Please join us in celebrating our 25th and final Lead in the Holidays as we reflect on our rich history and share our exciting aspirations for the future. This year's event will be held once again at the beautiful Royal Park Hotel in Rochester. Doors open at 6 p.m., dinner and program begin at 7:30.

Purchase your ticket today.

Each $175 ticket includes:

  • Admission for one
  • Champagne welcome upon arrival
  • One drink ticket
  • Gourmet seated dinner
  • Walks with a Leader Dog in training
  • Photos with a Leader Dog
  • Live and silent auctions

Live Auction Items

Brewers Dinner at Rochester Mills

Grab seven of your closest friends for a night of great food and beer at Rochester Mills for their Brewers Dinner. Rochester Mills’ own brewer will walk you through five courses that have been paired with five of their signature brews.

Leader Dog for a Day with VIP Tour of the Canine Development Center

Exclusive experience for you and a friend—receive a tour of the new Canine Development Center and shadow a class in training. Includes lunch with our Chief Programs & Services Officer, Rod Haneline.

Take Me Out to the Ballgame!

Batter up at Jimmy John's field where you and 15 friends will experience the "suite life" in a Founders Level Suite for a weekend game during the 2017 season. Includes light snacks, beverages and three VIP parking passes.

Putt for LDB in AZ

You and a guest will be whisked away for three days and nights to gorgeous Scottsdale, Arizona to participate in the 30th Annual Leader Dogs Classic. Experience includes an airfare voucher and hotel accommodations. Trip dates are Saturday, April 8–Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

Best in Show

You and a friend will mingle with the best in the dog biz with two passes to the Westminster Kennel Club Dog show, February 13 and 14, 2017. Your passes include tickets to the event at the Piers, tickets to evening group judging at Madison Square Garden and a $300 travel voucher.

Smile Makeover

Get the smile of your dreams with a complete smile makeover courtesy of Rochester Advanced Dentistry.

Farewell to the Joe!

You and 15 friends will enjoy one last game at Joe Louis Arena from the comfort of a suite at center ice! Watch the Detroit Red Wings take on the Buffalo Sabres on Monday, March 20, 2017. Package includes 16 tickets, 4 parking passes and food & beverage service.

Cancun Getaway

A dream vacation in an ocean-view penthouse at The Royal Sands Resort & Spa in Cancun, Mexico. Penthouse sleeps up to 6 and the resort boasts 8 dining options, a spa and outdoor activities! Trip dates: April 15–April 22, 2017. Includes all-inclusive amenities for two and an airfare voucher.

Thank you to our sponsors!


Sellers Subaru

Purina Pro Plan


Chief Financial Credit Union

John & Margo Hebert

The Klein Family


Alliance Benefit Group of Michigan

Comerica Bank

Crittenton Hospital Medical Center

Frank Rewold and Son, Inc.

Great Expressions Dental Centers

The Honorable Paul S. and Barbara Teranes

Huntington National Bank


Andrews Realty/Somerset Lending Group

Campbell & Shaw Steel, Inc.

Kenneth D. Bilodeau, Attorney at Law

David W. Elliott Memorial Foundation

Henry Ford Health System

Letica Corporation




Design & Quality Electric, Inc.

Fifth Third Bank

Great Lakes Crossing

The Grossman Family

Hylant Group

The Huttenlocher Group

Angela Links, Realtor, LLC

Magnitude Capital

MCCI – Mort Crim Communications, Inc.

Miller Canfield

Paula & Otto Rosenbusch

James & Mary Spaulding

University Dental