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Mackinac Bridge Tower Adventure Auction Raises $2,700 for Harris Nature Center

Post Date:02/08/2019 3:35 PM

Meridian Township, MI – The Harris Nature Center Foundation hosted an online auction for a Mackinac Bridge Adventure Package from Saturday, January 26th through Friday, February 8th. The online auction raised $2,700 toward a new pavilion at the Harris Nature as well as helping fund the School Bus Scholarships which aid local schools in paying for transportation to the Nature Center for environmental education programs.

“We’re excited to have raised this amount of money to help fund the amazing nature experiences of our visitors and residents,” said Kit Rich, Harris Nature Center Coordinator. “Having fun and unique ways to engage our community in raising money for Harris Nature Center improvements encourages people to become more involved and show support.”

The Adventure Package includes two tickets to climb the North Tower of the Mackinac Bridge, one night stay at the Grand Hotel for two, round trip for two on Shepler’s Ferry and a carriage tour of Mackinac Island. 

Adventure package sponsors include Mackinac Bridge Authority, The Grand Hotel, Shepler’s Ferry and Mackinac Island Carriage Tours. For more information on the Harris Nature Center Foundation visit hncfoundation.org. Contact Kit Rich, Harris Nature Center Coordinator for inquiries.

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