Category Archives: Manistee

Special Dinner for Michael’s House

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Saturday, June 27 @ 4:30pm at Grow Benzie
5885 Frankfort Hwy (M115), Benzonia

An event to increase community awareness of our efforts to restore recovery houses for men and women to serve Benzie & Manistee counties.
Proceeds to benefit . . .
. . . the opening of Michael’s House, a program of the nonprofit organization  StonesHouse. Help us provide a positive and supportive residence for people who are battling substance use disorders. Find out how you can help create a stable and compassionate environment for those in our community working on their recovery.

Tickets are $35 
To get your tickets please click here or call 231-723-7855

Featuring

  • Sumptuous Dinner by Chef Al Frye
  • Testimonials from Past Residents
  • Our Vision for the Future, and more

Road to RecoveryPlease join us for a fundraising and informational dinner to support the opening of Michael’s House. Michael’s House will be a transitional residence located in Manistee which will serve residents of Manistee and Benzie counties who are battling substance use disorders and have nowhere else to turn. You will learn more about our work, hear from local people who have been helped by StonesHouse in the past, and enjoy a lovely 3 course meal prepared by Chef Al Frye and some of our dedicated volunteers. Please help us provide a place for those in our community who need help in their battle for sobriety.

This dinner is to make our community aware of the new and improved recovery homes in Manistee that we hope to open soon. Also to have the community be involved in many different levels of this process.

 

Manistee Fundraiser – March 1st

The Historic Ramsdell InnOn Sunday, March 1, at 5:30 pm we will be hosting a special a dinner and a showing of the Sowing the Seeds of Recovery at the historic Ramsdell Inn in downtown Manistee.

Sowing the Seeds of Recovery is a special documentary film composed of a number of compelling vignettes about people working to achieve long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs, though special programs provided by the Anishnaabek Healing Circle, Access to Recovery Program, which is part of a nationwide initiative to provide choice to individuals who are seeking recovery from substance abuse. The Access to Recovery Program uses a unique culturally-base vision for recovery, while also relying on tried-and-true conventional methods.

A sumptuous dinner prepared by the talented Chef Al Frye will begin at 5:30 with the presentation of Sowing the Seeds of Recovery. Members of our community will also share their stories and experiences.

StonesHouse LogoThis event is intended to help raise the awareness of everyone in our community, and to raise funds to benefit StonesHouse. Since 2009 StonesHouse that has opened its doors to men and women of Manistee County who are trying to recover from with drug and alcohol addiction and have no other place to turn. In 2013, StonesHouse served 54 Residents — 38 men and 16 women for a total of 2675 bed nights. A team of dedicated community leaders are working to reopen recovery houses in our town.