Ludington Boat Club Hosts 29th Annual Fish Fry/Boil and Auction to Benefit Hospice of Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., (July 13, 2017) – The Ludington Boat Club is hosting its 29th Annual Fish Fry/Boil and Auction to benefit Hospice of Michigan from 1 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 12 at the Ludington Boat Club, located at 502 Lake St., off of S. Washington Ave. in Ludington, Michigan.  Suggested donation is $10 for adults and $5 for children.

The menu features boiled salmon, fried Pollack, French fries and a variety of side dishes, topped off by an array of homemade desserts. A quilt raffle, featuring a handmade creation by the Country Quilters Club will be part of the day, along with live and silent auctions. Attendees will have the opportunity to bid on auction packages, including a spirits tour and tasting for four at Long Road Distillers. The Boat Club is currently seeking additional auction items, especially those related to boating and fishing and other sporting recreation.

“The Ludington Boat Club is proud to continue this great event that supports Hospice of Michigan’s mission, vision and values,” said Steve Leedham, Ludington Boat Club commodore. “Proceeds will remain in the community, allowing Hospice of Michigan to provide hospice and palliative care to patients and families throughout the Ludington area.”

Since 1989, the Ludington Fish Fry/Boil and Auction has raised more than $297,000 for Hospice of Michigan.

To donate an auction item or for more event information, contact Deb Davis at 231.845.3422 or

About Hospice of Michigan
A nationally recognized leader in end-of-life care, Hospice of Michigan is the original – and largest – hospice in the state.  The nonprofit cares for nearly 1,800 patients each day, raising more than $5 million each year to cover the cost of care for the uninsured and underinsured.  HOM offers a broad range of services to enhance the quality of life at the end of life, including community-based palliative care and pediatric care programs. HOM provides grief support and counseling, caregiver education and support, and education programs for physicians and health care professionals through its research, training and education arm, the Hospice of Michigan Institute. In January 2016, HOM joined forces with Arbor Hospice and Palliative Care, strengthening the mission of nonprofit hospice in Michigan to ensure patients and their caregivers receive the highest quality of care. For more information, call 888.247.5701 or visit