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2021 Ferris Foundation for Excellence Benefit

New Momentum

After pausing for 2020, the Ferris Foundation for Excellence Benefit Gala is returning for 2021. We're ready to move our University, our community, and our world forward with new momentum. We hope you will join us.

October 29
5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
DeVos Place – Steelcase Ballrooms
303 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI


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Tickets for Faculty & Staff

President Eisler and students at the 2019 Benefit Gala

The Evening's EventS

5:30 p.m. - Cocktail Reception

7:00 p.m. - Welcome and Dinner

8:30 p.m. - Program

9:00 p.m. - Tribute to President Eisler

2021 Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors for their generous support.

Akademos | The Ferris State University Online Bookstore | Powered by TextbookX logo
John and Mary Garvelink Class of 1971 and 1972
Pepsico Logo
Wolverine Power
Consortium Networks
Granger Group
Vectors Inc. | logo
Neumann Smith Architecture

Fifth Third Bank

Gordon Food Service

Granger Construction

HNI Risk Management

Mercantile Bank of Michigan

Rockford Construction

Spectrum Health - Big Rapids and Reed City Hospitals

Andrews Hooper Pavlik, PLC


Dale and Ellen DeHaan

The H.T. Hackney Company

J.H. Ellwood and Associates

Kennari Consulting

JK Elder and Associates, Inc.

Stafford-Smith, Inc.


Triangle Associates

The Family of W.D. Cramer / Emily Cramer Hancock

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