2019 Leelanau State Park & Grand Traverse Lighthouse Clean-Up Event

Michigan Cares for Tourism would like to extend our sincere gratitude to everyone who helped make this event a success! 

Together, more than 50 donor organizations and 300 volunteers successfully completed 24 clean-up and restoration projects at Leelanau State Park / Grand Traverse Lighthouse


Event Sponsors

Our volunteers engaged in a fun-filled and educational experience while learning about a vibrant tourism destination, networking/socializing with amazing colleagues from across the state, and making an impact on a historic, cultural and natural attraction in Michigan. We are blown away to have had 300 volunteers participate in this experience. We appreciate you!


Michigan Cares for Tourism at the Grand Traverse Lighthouse

Event Statistics

  • More than $100,000 worth of supplies were purchased via fundraising or were donated
  • More than $60,000 saved in labor costs for the state park
  • 24 projects completed, including painting, brush clearing, building a new playground, trail maintenance, and MORE!