8th Annual Cocktails at the Grand Cottage


Join us for drinks and hors d’oeuvres on the shores of Lake Michigan on Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 5:00-9:00pm EDT.  This event will be held at the beautiful home of our hosts, Will Schauble and Jason Spohn, located at 11551 Marquette Drive, New Buffalo, MI.  Enjoy a live auction that will include a week-long stay in a gorgeous property in San Miguel, Mexico as well as many other wonderful items.  $100 per person. Reservations required. Click here to order your event tickets. Proceeds benefit the Michiana Humane Society.


Michigan Friends of the Michiana Humane Society will be raffling off a Dinner for 10 at the Terrace Room at The Harbor Grand, New Buffalo.  All proceeds go for the care and protection of our homeless animals.  Raffle tickets are $50 each (License R42883).


Grand Cottage Live Auction Items

Private dinners provided by:

J & L Catering, Chicago

Jackie Shen of Jackie’s Café, New Buffalo

Sam Luna of Mesa Luna, Sawyer

Dinner for 2 at Everest in Chicago by Chef Joho

Enhance your party with smoked meats by Wood, Stock, and Grill food truck and beer from Haymarket Brewery & Taproom

Christmas in Telluride, Colorado Home

Week in San Miguel, Mexico

2 nights at The Robey Chicago and one-hour massage from Urban Oasis

Lake Michigan Sea Rocket Boat Tour for 12 from Harbor Country Adventures and Jet Ski Rentals from Oselka Marina

Chicago Cubs jersey autographed by first baseman Anthony Rizzo



Thank you to our Underwriters




Ron & Maureen Sippel




Thank you to our Sponsors



Animal Wellness Clinic, Baroda Founders Wine Cellar, blais rustic chicGarden Creations LLC, Go Fish, Harbor Home & Interiors, Hearthwoods Custom Furnishings, It’s A Breeze, Linda Martin Award Winning Artisan WinesLindt Chocolate, New Buffalo Business Association, New Buffalo Savings Bank, POSH Upscale Consignment Boutique, Redman & Company Dog Day CareRenny Mills Photography, Sunset Coast DJ, tyler boeWhole Nine YardsYellow Bird Vacation Rentals, Craig Andree & Frank Quinn