Our annual fundraiser is a powerful evening where professional and new storytellers come together to inspire, challenge, and create community. It’s a powerful night. Check out videos from past years here.
2021 Telling Tales
May 7, 2021. Drive-In Event. (Rain date May 8)
Parking lot behind Crossroads Baptist Church, 2580 Packard, Ann Arbor
6:45-7:15 p.m. Come and grab your parking spot.
7:30 p.m. The show begins.
Purchase your tickets or sponsorship HERE!
Sponsorship details here.
Put it on your calendar by clicking here.
Stories include a high school student who has experienced racism and much more, a parent whose 8-year-old was expelled and an adult who worked with SAC more than 10 years ago and says we saved his life!
Goodies will be delivered right to your car from members of the Ann Arbor Derby Dimes Roller Derby League, including Domino’s, Zingerman’s, and gourmet spiced popcorn by Ypsi culinary genius Dawn Keech.
Entertainment from Fun Girl Dance Company & School!
Our Community Advocate Award will be given to S. Joy Gaines, First Assistant Public Defender at Washtenaw County Office of Public Defender. Our Educator Advocate Award will be given to Hannah Huget, a social worker at Holmes Elementary School at Ypsilanti Community Schools.
If you don’t feel comfortable coming to in-person event, please know that all ticket-holders will have access to the livestream as well.
Facebook event link is here: https://fb.me/e/1H9qSXBbm
2020 Telling Tales
Friday, April 17, 2020
Reschedule: Friday, May 22
Kris and Dave Denzin
Neil and Annmarie Hawkins
Ruth & Andy Zweifler
Bank of Ann Arbor
David & Jennifer Haines
Arbor Teas, John Austin, former President of the State Board of Education and Donor from Austin Memorial Foundation, Brendernitz, Wagner & CO., P.C., Climb Marketing, Maggie Gibbons, Dykema Gossett, PLLC, Dr. Percy Bates, Angelos and Kathy Constantinides, Lidia and Aaron Kraft, Geoffrey Larcom, Ethel Lee, Michigan Virtual, Judy Martin and Lynn Jondahl, NewFoundry, NSF International, Marianne Udow-Phillips and Bill Phillips, Rhyan Zweifler – Noetic Search, The Oginsky Family, Layton and Daicia Price, Retirement Income Solutions, Spring-Nichols Family, Chuck Warpehoski and Nancy Shore, and Dwight Wilson.
Brewed Awakenings, Bunek Dental Studio, Mary Jo Callan, Found Gallery, Francisco Sanchez, Ginsberg Center, Sen. Jeff Irwin, Andy LaBarre, Rep. Donna Lasinksi, MAIZ Mexican Cantina, Rep. Ronnie Peterson
Past Telling Tales
Friday, April 12, 2019 at Scarlett Middle School with our very first Empty Chair Art Exhibit.
2017 Ticket Site
2016 Ticket Site
2015 Ticket Site:
2014 Ticket Site
2013 Ticket Site