top of page
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.


Our mission:  Building Community for Lakeside and Our Neighbors

We Connect the people in the community

We Preserve the community’s natural beauty and local history

We Celebrate the past, present and future of the community


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.


The Association is governed by its board of Directors:

The Board is comprised of at least 10 people, including four Officers

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

Board members shall receive no compensation

Updated and amended by board approval at The Lakeside Association Fall Meeting, December 6, 2022.

bottom of page