Our Signature Events

38th Annual Dobson Open-July 24th

Dobson small square image for website 978 x978Golf the 38th Annual Dobson at the members only Great Oaks Golf Club and enjoy breakfast, full access to the club facilities, beverage and games on the course and lunch at the turn. 9:30 am /  Registration & Breakfast.  11:00 am/ Opening Ceremony, Shotgun Start. 5:00 pm / Premium Bar, Live Entertainment, Silent Auction.  6:00 pm/ Dinner Hosted by Founder L.Brooks Patterson, Live Auction.

Following golf, join The Rainbow Connection Founder and evening host, L. Brooks Patterson for cocktails, dinner and a fabulous silent and live auction! Dress for dinner is summer chic so leave those ties at home and join us for an evening of laughter and magic at this signature annual event for Michigan children stricken with life threatening illnesses.


Dobson Registration

Payment can be made using our online registration and Paypal. The address you enter at check out in Paypal must match the billing address of the credit or debit card you are using.

Individual: $275.00    Foursome: $1,100.00    Dinner Only: $150.00


Sponsorship Opportunities

Platinum Sponsor: $25,000

Presenting Sponsor on all printed materials, VIP Reserved Seating- Two Tables of Eight, Golf for eight at Great Oaks Country Club, Full Page Program Advertisement, Wish Child Sponsor Recognition, On-Stage Acknowledgement, Event and Program Recognition, Platinum Sponsor Award

Title Sponsor: $10,000

VIP Reserved Seating for Eight, Golf for Eight at Great Oaks Country Club, Half Page Program Advertisement, Wish Child Sponsor Recognition, On-Stage Acknowledgment, Event and Program Recognition, Title Sponsor Award

Corporate Sponsor: $5,000

VIP Reserved Seating for Four, Golf for Four at Great Oaks Country Club, Wish Child Co-Sponsor Recognition, Event and Program Recognition, Corporate Sponsor Award

Event Sponsor: $3,500

Reserved Seating for Four, Golf for Four at Great Oaks Country Club, Event and Program Recognition, Event Sponsor Award

Golfer Gift Sponsor: $2,500

Corporate Recognition at Golfer Check In, Award and Event Recognition

Green Sponsor: $1000

Custom Pin Flag on the Green, Award and Program Recognition, Green Sponsor Award

Tee Sponsor: $500

Tee Recognition, Award and Program Recognition

Program Advertising

Full Page (5" x 8" portrait): $500

Half Page (5" x 3" landscape): $250

Business Card (2 3/8" x 3 7/8" portrait): $150

Advertisement specifications:

Resolution: 300 DPI; Color: CMYK Only; Acceptable Formats (300 DPI at actual size): PDF, TIFF JPG

We need from you:

Business card, High resolution logo art, Contact info and message (if desired)

Last day for ad placement: July 5 , 2017

File submission: mphelps@rainbowconnection.org

Price: $150.00 — $25000.00

Date: July 24, 2016

Great Oaks Country Club
777 Great Oaks Boulevard
Rochester Hills, MI
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 132

15th Annual Walk for Kids

M10A0557_walkforkids_-resized          15th Annual Walk for Kids 2017

         Start your team today to support our wish families! 





Walk for Kids Flint - Saturday July 15, 2017

Walk for Kids Metro Detroit - Saturday August 5, 2017

Walk for Kids Lansing - Saturday August 19, 2017

Walk for Kids Grand Rapids - Saturday August 19, 2017

Walk for Kids Mackinac - Monday September 4, 2017

Click here for more information or call Rebecca at (248) 601-9474

Download your printable Walk for Kids "Join my Team" postcard to pass out to all your friends and family. Click here to download.

Click here to download the Walk for Kids flyer!

Michigan Fitness Foundation Endoresement Logo

Team Fundraising Leaderboard

Price: $15.00

Date: August 5, 2017