Tea for Tuition

Mercy High School 13th Annual

Sunday, April 30, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mercy High School
The Alumnae Association hosts a springtime tea to give back to our alma mater and ensure bright futures for Mercy students by raising money for tuition assistance. Decorations are festive and joy fills the room. All are welcome.
The afternoon includes:
  •  Hot and cold gourmet teas
  • Delicious tea party food
  • Fabulous silent auction and raffle items
  • Presentation of Distinguished Alumna Award to Sheri Johnson Crawley ’90
Ways to Participate
Host a table of 10.
Attend with a few friends or as an individual.
Donate a gift or themed basket.
Be an AbsenTea donor.
Be a sponsor.
Host a Table
Table Hostesses are the heart and soul of Tea for Tuition. They invite their friends, colleagues, family members, and neighbors to the party.
  • Learn more about being a Table Hostess.
  • REGISTER HERE as a Table Hostess.
  • Access our Table Hostess Tool Kit to make inviting your guests and hosting your table easy the whole way through.
  • Hostess Upgrade Option: For a total upfront payment of $500, the Alumnae Board will set and decorate your table for 10 guests. This offer has limited availability – contact the Alumnae Office if interested. (Tax-deductible donation is $250.) 
Are you interested in attending by yourself or with a few friends? We will welcome you at a Mix-and-Mingle table.
  • REGISTER HERE AS AN INDIVIDUAL and tell your friends so that they may join you. If you indicate your friend's name on the registration form or send us an email at alumnaeoffice@mhsmi.org, we will do our best to seat you together.
  • Note: If you were invited by a Table Hostess, your hostess will take care of registering you. Please do not register online.
Donate a Gift
Please consider supporting our silent auction and drawings. Auction items typically range in value from $25 to $500 and are in the form of gift certificates, gift baskets or individual items. Gift donation details.
Can't make the Tea? Be an AbsenTea Donor!
Support tuition assistance with an AbsenTea donation. Make your gift online by clicking here. Or send your gift to Mercy High School Alumnae Office, 29300 W 11 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48336-1409. Please make check payable to “Mercy High School” and note AbsenTea in the memo line. THANK YOU!
Names of AbsenTea donors will be displayed at Tea for Tuition.
Giving levels:
$250    Diamond
$100    Platinum
$50      Gold
$25      Maroon
Sponsorship Opportunities
Promote your business to a room filled with women from across the Metro Detroit area. Take a look at Sponsorship Opportunities!
To see photos from past events, scroll back up and take a look at the archived pages (top left corner).

For any questions or further information, contact the Alumnae Office at alumnaeoffice@mhsmi.org or 248-476-3270.