Mackinac Straits Health Systems
Educational and Fundraising Events for the Community

MSHS has some key events each year that raise money, educate, or bring attention to a community need.

2021 Healthy Partners Luncheon

Our 3rd Healthy Partners Luncheon is happening Thursday, July 8 on Mackinac Island. The event is sponsored by Grand Hotel, Shepler’s Mackinac Island Ferry, Mackinac Island Carriage Tours and Murdick’s Fudge. Proceeds help support the Mackinac Straits Health System, including the Mackinac Island Medical Center. For information on being a Table Host, contact Mike Grisdale, Director of the Mackinac Straits Health Foundation, (906) 643-0443 or

Jewel at Mackinac Golf Outing

Save the date for the annual Jewel at Mackinac Golf Tournament on Mackinac Island, Thursday, August 26, 2021. Proceeds help the Mackinac Straits Health Foundation. More details coming soon.

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St. Ignace Rock & Run – 2021

Thank you to everyone who made our 2021 St. Ignace Rock & Run a big success! We had close to 200 participate in the 10-K and 5-K events. Big shout out to our Presenting Sponsor, Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry and all our sponsors. Our dozens of dedicated volunteers and musicians are really what makes this event so special. Proceeds benefit the Mackinac Straits Health Foundation.

Hooping for a Cure – 2021!

It’s the 13th Annual Hooping For A Cure! Proceeds from this fundraiser help the Mackinac Straits Health Foundation support the “No Cancer Patient Left Behind” program. Thanks to all those who have supported this year’s effort. Pictured above, Caleb Salo of Rudyard (center) won the 50/50 Raffle worth $1,910! He graciously donated a portion of it back. Also pictured with Caleb are Hooping committee volunteer, Kharizma Labinsky (left), and MSH Foundation Director, Mike Grisdale (right). Thanks to all those who supported this year’s effort. Over $25,000 was raised to help our local oncology patients. Donations are still being accepted. Click on the Donate button at the top of the page, or call (906) 328-0006.


Purple Volleyball Game

The Evergreen Living Center is organizing a Purple Volleyball Game on Thursday, September 23, 2021 featuring St. Ignace High School at Cedarville. It will include sponsorships and information on Dementia Awareness. For more information, call (906) 643-0478.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Save the date for the St. Ignace Walk to End Alzheimer’s, Wednesday, September 29, 2021 outside of the Evergreen Living Center. Sponsorships available. Call (906) 643-0478.