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Long Drivers

There are so many ways to win during the 2017 U.P. Celebrity Golf Classic for Beacon House. On each of the designated courses, we have invited two of the world's longest professional drivers. Bobby Bradley and Mick Yelovich will tee off fo...

Beacon House announces $1 million hole-in-one contest

We are in the final stages of planning some EPIC events happening at this year's Upper Peninsula Celebrity Golf Classic. We have so much fun in store for you, including an opportunity to talk away with $1,000,000 cash! How it Works In the w...

Beacon House Welcomes Adam Agee

Beacon House is proud to announce the appearance of Adam Agee at the 2017 Celebrity Golf Classic. Thank you, Adam, for again joining us for this year's tournament. Adam has also agreed to play a few songs for us during the Match Party. We hope ...

Steve Mariucci

Steve Mariucci has been a great friend of Beacon House from the very beginning. When his mother was terminally ill, he and his family could've stayed anywhere. They chose to stay at Beacon House, so they could be close by. Steve is the campaign c...

Tour the gift shop with Samantha Elizabeth

Through social media and her blog at, Samantha Elizabeth features all the things she holds dear to her heart; her faith, family, cooking, photography, and travel. Samantha stopped by to visit Hospitality Gifts for a tour, ...

Culinary Students Support Beacon House with Annual Soup or Chili Challenge

Proceeds from fundraiser to benefit “Fresh Food Program" MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Culinary Students of NMU will host their annual Chili Challenge from 4:00 - 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 in the Jacobetti Complex Commons on the nort...

Serendipity! Surprise donations to Beacon House go immediately toward a need

Dec. 20th -- This is becoming a day like no other this year. At 9:00 in the morning, the Riverside Auto dealership showroom was jammed with people. Huge sale? Nope… huge effort. I was surrounded by local charity executives and we we...

Event | Christmas Crazy Days Sale

MARQUETTE -- Our gift shop has never had so many items on sale at once. Remember Crazy Days Sale? We're bringing it back for Christmas with huge discounts at Hospitality Gifts in the UPHS - Marquette lobby. Always and every day, proceeds from Hos...

It takes a village, Beacon House volunteers can’t stop volunteering, even during a volunteer party

Nov. 9th This is how we roll at Beacon House on the day to celebrate our Volunteers: First it started snowing, and the volunteer shoveler came. Then the volunteer kitchen help arrived to bake the pies. The volunteer decorating team took on th...

When it hits close to home, our thoughts are with Carissa

December 2, 2016 My thoughts keep returning to Carissa, our evening hospitality desk attendant. Since Carissa has been with us, we’ve received more guest thank you notes and special messages on donation envelopes than we ever have in the pas...



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