Dinner Around the World Event
Thursday, March 09, 2023


The Dinner Around the World Event, presented by Dow, included authentic cuisine from ten countries, a silent auction with over 100 exciting items to bid on, raffle drawings and cultural entertainment provided by Finnigans Cross. Over $43,000 was raised to support the innovation, compassion and education that drives the advancement of healthcare in our community.

We hope to see you in March 2023 - date is tentative.

Thank you to the following food station sponsors for providing a world tour of tasting:
Egypt ~ Egyptian Koshery Koshery - a popular Egyptian street food consisting of macaroni, rice, lentil beans, chick peas, fried onions topped with a tomato sauce

India ~ Dr. Shyam and Vani Dandamudi
Tandoori Seekh Kebab, Tandoori Chicken Tikka - seasoned chicken and lamb cooked on skewers in a clay oven
Vegetable Samosa - Crisp patties stuffed with potatoes and green peas

Italy ~ Saginaw Bay Yacht Club
Polpetta Marinara with Pasta- Authentic Italian meatballs and pasta in a traditional marinara sauce

Japan ~ Blossoms Asian Bistro
Teriyaki Chicken - juicy, tender grilled chicken breast glazed with teriyaki sauce served with fried rice

Korea ~ Old City Hall
Bulgogi Beef - Korean marinated shaved ribeye with spring onions, steamed short grain rice, gochujang sauce and toasted sesame cucumbers

Mexico ~ Taste of Bay City
Street Tacos - shredded pork served in a flour tortilla with onion and cilantro
Ceviche tostadas w/sriracha sauce - shrimp served on a tostada with tomato, onion, cilantro, jalapeño and lemon

Norway ~ Doubletree by Hilton
Lapskaus - Norwegian beef and root vegetable stew
Knekkebrod - Norwegian crisp bread

Poland ~ McLaren Bay Region Auxiliary
Homemade Polish Meatballs, Sauerkraut and Polish Sausage by Rosie's Pies

& Assorted Desserts from Around the World!

Thank you to our 2022 event sponsors

Title Sponsor

Ginger Sponsors

F.P. Horak
Game Changer Therapy Services
Remer Plumbing & Heating, Inc.

Cinnamon Sponsors

Cumulus Media WIOG and WHNN
Labadie Buick GMC Cadillac
Elizabeth “Libby” Pionk, DO & Maryanne Eagle
PNC Bank
Serenus Johnson & Son Construction Co.

Basil Sponsors

Healthway Compounding Pharmacy
Plante Moran, PLLP
United Bay Community Credit Union
Weinlander Fitzhugh

Lemongrass Sponsors

Barb Engelhardt-Carter
COPOCO Community Credit Union
Graff Chevrolet, Inc.
Independent Bank
Landmark Healthcare Facilities
Michigan Sugar
Saginaw Bay Dermatology - Dr. Brent Boyce
Shaw Contracting
Tondue Medical Spa
UA Local 85 Plumbers, Steamfitters & HVACR
Wildfire Credit Union