Charity Golf Outing hosted by Oak Point Financial Group

to benefit the Kalamazoo March of Dimes

oakpoint Monday, August 17, 2015    8:00 AM to 4:00 PMYarrow Golf and Conference Center

10499 N 48th Street, Augusta

Use this link to register – Oak Point Financial Group Golf Outing



 Event Sponsorship Highlight


Mission Statement

Our success can only be measured by the success of our customers

“Exceptional Service & Quality Product on Every Order for Every Customer”

At UnitedHealthcare, we are committed to improving the health care system.

UnitedHealthcare is an operating division of UnitedHealth Group, the largest single health carrier in the United States.

As a recognized leader in the health and well-being industry, we strive to:

  • Improve the quality and effectiveness of health care for all Americans
  • Enhance access to health benefits
  • Create products and services that make health care more affordable
  • Use technology to make the health care system easier to navigate


Restaurant & Executive Chef Highlight



Chef Chris Kidd

Chef Chris Kidd is a graduate of the Culinary Institutes of Arts in Hyde Park, New York in 2009.  Chef Kidd did his externship at Spago in Beverly Hills, where he worked alongside the world-famous Wolfgang Puck.  He helped to open Rustica in 2009, and was later promoted to Chef de Cuisine.  He describes his culinary style as classic European, with an emphasis on creating dishes that are light and complex.  He makes his stocks, sauces, soups, desserts and other “mis en place” from scratch, using only fresh ingredients from local farmers whenever possible.  He enjoys making various cheeses, sausage, terrines and other charcuteries.



Event Leadership Highlight


 Welc pic

Fund the Mission Co-Chair

Brookes Welc, CFP

Bright Financial Advisors



Brookes Welc is a financial advisor at Bright Financial Advisors and holds the Certified Financial Planner ™ designation. With over 14 years in the financial services industry, Brookes takes great pride in helping clients achieve their financial goals. Brookes graduated cum laude from Western Michigan University with a BBA in Accounting.

Brookes is very involved in the community and enjoys networking with other professionals and women in business.

Brookes spends her spare time running in local 5K races, camping, reading and spending time with her family. She is married to Jeff for 10 years and they have two young children, Michael and Julia.

 Join us on Thursday, October 15 for Kalamazoo’s Signature Chefs Auction!

This gourmet extravaganza features the skills and creativity of fourteen of the finest chefs and hottest restaurants in Southwest Michigan. Guests will enjoy fabulous cuisine, an incredible silent auction and an opportunity to bid on amazing culinary experiences hosted by our Signature Chefs.

2014 Signature Chefs Auction Mission Family – The Erdmann’s


Event Details

22nd Annual Signature Chefs Auction – Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites – Arcadia Ballroom, 100 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI  49007

5:30 pm – Cocktails and Signature Dish Tasting

7:30pm – Program and Live Auction

Individual Tickets – $200 per person ($150 of the ticket price is tax deductible)

Sponsorship Opportunities Available! (with reserved seating for 10 per table).

This event sells out quickly, so don’t delay!   A fundraiser to help every baby have a healthier start, featuring amazing chefs, creative auction packages and plenty of ambiance.