Our Purpose

 

The Lakeside Association strives to achieve the following educational and charitable objectives:

 

  • To preserve local history and traditions and educate area residents about the origins of our community. 

  • To bring together year-round and seasonal residents to foster community spirit and maintain a sense of community.

  • To celebrate national holidays and local events, providing social, cultural and recreational activities for families and children. 

  • To provide scholarships to college-bound area youth to broaden their opportunities.

  • To preserve the natural beauty and open spaces of the area and increase respect for our natural surroundings and heritage.

 

The Lakeside Association is a not for profit corporation formed under the laws and constitution of the State of Michigan and financed by donations and fund raising.

 

 

The purposes of the Association are to conduct educational and other charitable activities within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  Those purposes include: 

 

  • To preserve local history and traditions and educate area residents about the origins of the community. 

  • To bring together year-round and seasonal residents to foster community spirit and maintain a sense of community. 

  • To celebrate national holidays and local events, providing social, cultural and recreational activities for families and children. 

  • To provide scholarships to area high school graduates for post high school education. 

  • To preserve the natural beauty and open spaces of the area including a commitment to maintain the gardens of the two Lakeside parks. 

 

 

The Association is governed by its Board of Directors (“the Board”).. 

 

  • The Board is comprised of at least ten people, including the four Officers. 

  • Members of the Board shall have terms of two years and may be appointed for succeeding terms. 

  • Positions of the Board vacated for whatever reason shall be appointed by the Board as soon as possible and serve the remaining term of the open position. 

  • Board members shall receive no compensation.

Send us an email:

 

LakesideAssoc2019@gmail.com

Contact us by mail: 

 

P.O. Box 22

New Buffalo, Michigan  49117

Join our community events at:

 

Lakeside Park

(Red Arrow Hwy & Lakeside Rd)

Lakeside, Michigan  49116

© 2019 by The Lakeside Association