Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Rummage Sale at St. Louis the King Church – May 19-20

May 16, 2017

Harvey – A Rummage Sale will be held on Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day at St. Louis the King Catholic Church, 264 Silver Creek Road in Harvey.

There will be treasures for everyone. All proceeds will benefit the St. Louis the King Women’s Club projects. … Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Walk the Earth Fundraiser for Joshua Brown – May 15

May 12, 2017

Marquette – A Walk The Earth fundraiser supporting Joshua Brown will be held on Monday, May 15 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Ore Dock Brewing Company in downtown Marquette.

Joshua suffered a spinal cord injury several years ago, and has been working to improve his physical function and independence. This will be a great evening of live music, food, and fun while supporting Joshua Brown in his fundraising goals to attend Project Walk, an activity-based recovery center located in San Diego California.

A short film by Corey Kelly describing parts of Joshua’s story will be shown, followed by live music with Michael Waite, Kerry Yost, Dylan Trost, Nikah Hatfield, and Log Jam. There will also be a silent auction with great prizes, plus food table featuring vegan and gluten-free options.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Hope Starts Here Challenge – May 13

May 10, 2017

Marquette – The River Valley Bank Hope Starts Here Challenge will be held on Saturday, May 13 in Marquette. The annual challenge raises funds and awareness for the Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center through competitive and leisurely events geared for all ages and skill levels.

This year’s options for participants are: a half marathon; a duathlon that consists of a 5k run, 10-mile trail bike and 5k run; a 10k run; a 5k run; and a noncompetitive leisure walk. A one mile kids run has also been added this year.

The Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center is a collaborative effort between UP Health System, Northern Michigan University and the Superior Health Foundation. Its mission is to empower patients and families dealing with brain tumors through advocacy, research, education and treatment.

Registration fees vary by event and will be higher on race day than in advance.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Rock N’ Roll Review for Lake Superior Hospice – May 13

May 10, 2017

Marquette – Daddy D Productions will present a Rock N’ Roll Review show, a benefit for Lake Superior Hospice, on Saturday, May 13 beginning with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 6 p.m. at the Masonic Center in downtown Marquette.

The event will have good music, good friends, good food, and good clean humor. The show begins at 7 p.m. followed by an afterglow party at 9 p.m. There will also be a live auction, a 50/50 raffle, and a cash bar.

Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the door. Ticket outlets include Lake Superior Hospice, the Masonic Center, and Century 21 in Marquette. You can also call Lisa Mongiat at 361-9068, or Mary Holkko at Lake Superior Hospice, 225-7760. Tickets are also available at Daddy D’s website: www.daddydproductions.com… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Used Book Sale and Pie Social in Hancock – May 13

May 10, 2017

Hancock – The annual Used Book Sale and Pie Social will be held on Saturday, May 13, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church on Quincy Street in Hancock.

In addition, the May Tori Market will be held at the church during this time for added shopping. There will be a pie social to enjoy over two dozen types of homemade pie.

Money raised will be used to send young people to church camp this summer. For more information or to donate books, call Barbara Kendall at 482-8048.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – LuLaRoe Fundraiser for Relay for Life – May 6

May 3, 2017

Munising – A LuLaRoe fundraiser, to raise money for the Alger County Relay for Life, will be held on Saturday, May 6 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Alger County Parks and Rec, 413 Maple Street #1 in Munising.

Come enjoy a great shopping experience, support Relay for Life and local business women.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Rummage Sale at St. Christopher’s Church – May 6

May 3, 2017

Marquette – A Rummage Sale will be held on Saturday, May 6 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Christopher Church on Ontario Street in Marquette Township.

The sale will include household goods, jewelry, books, and furniture. Brats, chips, coffee and soda will be served. Proceeds will go to church projects. … Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Annual Spring Rummage and Raffle at St. Charles Borromeo Church in Rapid River – May 5-6

May 2, 2017

Rapid River – The Annual Spring Rummage and Raffle will be held on Friday, May 5 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m. to noon at St. Charles Borromeo Church, 7860 River Street in Rapid River.

There will be deals and treasures for everyone. St. Charles Pasties also available for purchase. Raffle prizes include a handmade quilt, cash and over 25 other prizes.… Read the rest

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