Woodward Dream Cruise
2019
For the past two decades, The Woodward Dream Cruise has been a highlight of a Michigan summer. Visitors and Vintage cars from across the United States and abroad  can be found cursing Woodward Avenue throughout Southeast Michigan. This is the largest one-day automotive event in the country with 1.5 million people and 40,000 cars heading to our mitten state. All to celebrate what Detroit is known for;  cars, trucks and specialty vehicles. The Paulson Group celebrated by inviting clients and guests to dinner and a close-up view of these classic cars and trucks. 

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The Paulson Group was excited to support The Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan with their annual Chip in "Fore" golf outing at the Boulder Pointe Golf Club. The event held in Oxford, Michigan, attracted some 300 people to a day of golf, dinner and auction all while being serenaded by the sweet music of bag pipes.

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The organization prides itself on being a 100 percent all-volunteer non profit with no paid staff. Started in 1993, the mission of the group is identifying the challenging needs in its community, and creating program to meet those needs.

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Baird celebrated 100 years of its core values; client's come first, integrity is irreplaceable and quality is our measure of success. Robert W. Baird started our company in 1919 and we now feature more than 3,500 associates and 100 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. We pride ourselves on being privately held and employee owned along with being included in Fortune Magazine's 100 best companies to work for list, not just this year, but for the last 16 consecutive years. Baird celebrated its 100 years by inviting all employees and a guest to Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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During the celebration, Baird captured the opportunity to give back to those less fortunate by having attendees fill backpacks with personal care items that will be distributed by the United Way to 9 cities. Some 3,000 backpacks are ready to be handed out.

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Community First!

Baird Gives Back Week

May 13-May 18

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The Paulson Group continues it's commitment to the community taking part in Baird Gives Back, a national corporate initiative. This year, the Paulson Group, along with other team members from the Baird Birmingham Branch, headed to Pontiac, Michigan, to work with Variety-the Children's Charity Detroit. We assembled snack packs for young children at Walt Whitman elementary school in Pontiac. In one morning our group succeeded in creating 900 care packages for kids. 

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Since 1932, Variety-the Children's Charity has been helping kids by providing vital support and essential services to children with special needs in our community.  Core programs provide assistance to underserved children with cognitive and/or physical challenges or who are victims of disadvantage or poverty.

The Paulson Group joined more than 1,400 Baird team members in 104 locations helping just over 125 non profit agencies during this year's
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Teeing up for Spring!

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Clients of The Paulson Group were treated to golf swing and game analysis by a PGA teaching professional at 4 Seasons Indoor Golf in Birmingham. Golfers worked on specific technical aspects of their game along with one-on-one instruction with video play back.

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What would a round of golf be without a bit of competition? Congratulations to those with the longest drive and closest to the pin. Our clients are ready FORE a great season!

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The Paulson Group Gives Back

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All of us here at the Paulson Group (Dan, Al and Jennifer) take pride in caring for not only our valued clients but also our community. That's why we chose Gleaners to donate our time and effort this year. Our group, along with team members from Baird Birmingham Branch, separated donated food, packed it and boxed it to be delivered to hungry families.
Gleaners Community Food Bank fights hunger in southeastern Michigan providing millions of pounds of donated and purchased food to people in need. With the help of volunteers,  Gleaners fulfills its role with a sense of compassion and urgency while nourishing, sustaining and advancing hope in our community.
We welcome our clients to join in our volunteer activities, contact any of the team members (248-594-9959) to come along for fun, laughter and helping needy families.  


Woodward Dream Cruise

The Paulson Group, along with the entire Birmingham Baird branch, entertained clients with a close up view of the Woodward Dream Cruise!

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