2017 4th Quarter Newsletter

Posted on November 20th, 2017
Hot off the press! Our latest newsletter spotlights summer events and activities. Check out the special offer on Christmas gift ideas such as our 2018 calendar. We are also still raising funds for the resurfacing/painting project so an “I Helped Paint The Ship” shirt will make a great…

2017 3rd Quarter Newsletter

Posted on August 25th, 2017
Hello! Hot off the press!! Our most recent newsletter is available via our website http://www.themackinaw.org/enews-11/. In addition to news about the ship, there is a great story of a 99 year-old gentleman who helped build the ship in Toledo, Ohio. 3rd 2017 Newsletter…

GoFundMe

Posted on August 3rd, 2017
As part of our ongoing fundraising effort we have created a GoFundMe page.  All proceeds will go into an restricted account used to paint and resurface the ship. Please consider a donation or the purchase of a shirt via our website www.themackinaw.org.  Thank you for your support! https…

#PaintTheMac

Posted on July 25th, 2017
The “Queen of the Great Lakes” needs your assistance! Time and weather have taken their toll on this Grand Lady and she is need of serious repairs and painting; she needs a bit more than a new coat of lipstick! Here is your chance to be a part of getting her back into “Ship-shape”. SUPPORT OUR RES…

Rosie the Riveter

Posted on May 23rd, 2017
We are pleased to announce an informative and fun presentation by Ms. Angie Timan. She will present her “Rosie the Riveter” program focusing on the actual work that women did while building the USCGC Mackinaw WAGB 83 in Toledo, Ohio in the early 1940’s. She is the Indiana State Representative…