Come join the fun! we'd love to have you!

The North Manitou Light Keepers are eager to welcome you along on our mission to restore and preserve the North Manitou Shoal Light, aka The Crib.

You can join us as a member or make a contribution to our Campaign for The Crib! --- either online, in person, or by downloading our membership form and mailing it to us with your contribution.

Please feel free to contact us with questions or to inquire about donating goods and services to our efforts. You can reach us at 
We look forward to working together! Thank you!

north manitou light keepers, inc. (NMLK) is a non-profit, 501(C)(3) organization.

donations to nmlk are tax deductible as allowed by law.


Please take a look at our different membership categories and select the level at which you would like to join. Thank you!

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lake level membership $50

  • annual membership

  • member newsletter and updates

  • official NMLK logo sticker

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crib level membership $100

  • All Lake Level Membership benefits

  • official NMLK logo t-shirt

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Lightkeeper membership $250

  • All Crib Level Membership benefits

  • official NMLK logo hat.



campaign for the crib

Contributors to the Campaign for the Crib! at the levels identified below will receive:

Over $1,000:   Annual membership, and donor recognition on our website and newsletters.
Over $5,000:   Same as above, plus prominent donor recognition on the lighthouse.
Over $25,000:  We would love to discuss options to fund parts of the restoration and related special donor benefits, such as naming opportunities and special events.