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Jason Hanselman Vies for Title of Lansing’s Most Dapper Dad

April 19, 2018

Dykema is proud to announce that Jason T. Hanselman, Lansing-based member in Dykema’s Government Policy & Practice group, is participating as a contestant in the Sparrow Foundation’s 9th Annual Dapper Dads Challenge & Fashion Show. Since its inception, this popular event has raised more than $1,600,000 in support of for the Sparrow Foundation’s Women Working Wonders (W3) Committee, which works tirelessly to support the physical and psychological health of women in mid-Michigan.

The challenge consists of a campaign for online votes from the community and culminates in a fashion show taking place Thursday, June 7, 2018. Voting is now open online and concludes at 3 p.m. on June 6. Final votes also may be cast in person at the fashion show.

In recent years, funds from the event have been used for the following:

  • A state-of-the-art stereotactic breast biopsy machine for Sparrow’s Radiology Department.
  • A dedicated room for the compassionate treatment of sexual assault victims.
  • A Transition-to-Hospice Program that helps terminally ill Patients and their families ease into end-of-life care.
  • An Infant Bereavement Program for the heartbreaking times when parents lose a newborn.
  • Pocket-sized cards outlining symptoms of heart disease and stroke specific to women, created and distributed throughout the region.
  • A lactation clinic at Sparrow to assist mothers who may have challenges breastfeeding their new babies.

To cast votes, buy tickets to the fashion show, or view a complete list of this year’s models, click here.