Who We Are

Frequently Asked Questions

The Place for Answers

This section is a compilation of answers to the questions most commonly asked by our constituents. Just start by following one of the links below. If you can’t find the question you wanted to ask, don’t hesitate to contact us.

  1. The Friends are a group of local volunteers dedicated to the restoration, preservation and maintenance of the historic Fort Gratiot Light Station for the education and the enjoyment of the public.

  2. We’re always looking for individuals like you who want to make a difference in this world. Visit our How To Help section to discover ways to donate or volunteer.

  3. All funds donated to the Fort Gratiot Light Station Fund and the proceeds from SandFest (which get placed in the fund) support the long-term growth and success of the Fort Gratiot Light Station. Support will include things such as repairs, maintenance and upgrades to buildings and grounds, permanent signage or amenities and will not include routine operational needs.

  4. For current information on volunteering to provide guided tours of the Light Station or work in the gift shop, visit the Port Huron Museum website.

  5. Our organization takes its privacy policy seriously and takes steps to protect and ensure the safety of our supporters. We do not sell or otherwise disclose information about our volunteers or supporters outside of our immediate organization. This policy has no exceptions. We do not sell or exchange your information with any other organizations, public, private or nonprofit. For more detailed information visit our Privacy Policy page.