“Beauty & L. Brooks” Concert to support The Rainbow Connection

Internationally-renowned pianist Marina Arsenijevic and the Michigan Philharmonic Orchestra will conduct a special performance at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 19, in honor of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson to benefit his children’s charity, The Rainbow Connection. The concert will be held in the Seligman Performing Arts Center at Detroit Country Day School in Beverly Hills. “The Michigan Philharmonic has dubbed the event ‘Beauty & L. Brooks’; and it’s true, I cannot remotely … [Read more...]

Emagine Theatre Donates Sunday at the Movies to The Rainbow Connection

Rochester, Mich. – January 10, 2011 – A snowy Sunday in January is the perfect time to go to the movies.  The Rainbow Connection has partnered with the new Emagine Theatre in Rochester Hills to bring you a great movie deal perfect for the whole family! On Sunday, January 30th come watch all the new release movies you want with free popcorn and pop for the very low price of just $25. Emagine Theatre is donating the tickets to The Rainbow Connection so 100% of each ticket will help make dreams … [Read more...]

Chiropractic Office Brings Cheer to Children Through Holiday Toy Drive

Health and Healing Chiropractic, owned by Dr. Kathy Whitmore, joined forces with Rainbow Connection during the holiday season to collect gifts for children with life-threatening illnesses. Throughout December, new toys and monetary donations were dropped off at the Health and Healing office in downtown Rochester.   The Rainbow Connection invites the community to share in the magic of making holiday wishes come true for Michigan children with life threatening illnesses on Tuesday, November 30 … [Read more...]

Quake on the Lake Organizers Donate $10,000 to The Rainbow Connection

Pontiac, MI, October 22, 2010 – Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson recently accepted a $10,000 donation on behalf of The Rainbow Connection charity he founded from organizers of the 11th Annual “Quake on the Lake” Hydroplane Races on Pontiac Lake in Waterford and White Lake townships. “I am very grateful to the good folks at “Quake on the Lake” for their hard work and generosity,” said Patterson. “The donation from this year’s net proceeds will help make wishes come true for several … [Read more...]