Thank you...
  
To the members of the Corporate Teambuilding Challenge:
Southwestern Medical Clinic Bridgman
Cook Interns
Cook Production Engineers
Gast Manufacturing Corporation

A special thank you to the sponsors for our family day of fun FREE activities at the Beach.
Bridgman Police and Fire
Bridgman Public Library
YMCA
Bridgman Foundation for Educational Excellence
Bridgman High School Cheer 
Great Start Collaborative
Catherine Greer Face Painter


And, to Lark's BBQ and Kona Ice for joining the fun and donating a portion of the proceeds from the weekend to the cause.  

Special thank you to Dr. Nathan Thomas for sponsoring two youth teams at the event and Mayor Anderson for sponsoring a team.

Thank you to Scot Gustafson, local artist for designing an amazing trophy for the city.
Still Raven Studio - Breena Dubuque
Greater Chamber Growth Alliance
The Elmore Family for the bottomless sand bucket, volunteer hours, and event photography/videography services.  
The DeMuth family for the Shovel Awards and volunteer hours by the dozen.
The Paveza Family for website design services and loads of volunteer hours.
The Kroeze Family for sand donations, big ideas and oh so many volunteer hours.
The Steinbrook Family for so many hours, ideas, and donations of your time talent and treasures!
Special thanks to Linda Gedeon-Kuhn for her personal donations and assistance with the event.
The Withers Family for small sand buckets for prizes for the kids.
Zach Noll for our fabulous T-shirt design.

Bridgman High School Cheer - oh so many sandy hours volunteering
Bridgman Key Club Volunteers
Mr. Truesdell, Mrs. Jones and Mrs. Ponegelak
Celebrity Judges - Cliff Reppart, Scott Caudell, Andy Steinbrook, Leslie Kroeze, Janet Schrader, Heather Steinbrook and Celeste Hildebrandt.

Red Arrow Cabins
Caretakers Landscaping
Starbucks Landscaping
Subway
Pizza Hut

To the Chamber Growth Alliance, Calli Berg, that added shuttles to the beach on Saturday and Sunday to accommodate the event.

To Juan Ganum, Bridgman City Manager, and Mayor Anderson for always saying "yes" and supporting this event from from beginning to end.

Janet Schrader, the Sand Pirate, that brought to life this amazing family event.  Her sand structures, her lessons, and her story inspired us all.

And all the Motivated Moms (and Dads) on a Mission that pulled together to make this event happen!  
Special thanks to all the companies/individuals that sponsored the shovel "trophies" and to the artists that made these trophies beautiful works of art to treasure!

Sand Pirate, Janet Schrader
Sawyer Hardware
Greenbush
MI State Police - Niles Post
Linda Gedeon-Kuhn
Bridgman Police Dept.
Paul Bailey and the Berrien County Sheriff's Dept.
Shawn Martin and the Baroda/Lake Twp Police Dept.
Mr. and Mrs. Ramso
ELH Detailing
Great Lakes Towing
Pike Funeral Home
Mrs. DeBest and family
Ruff Brothers
Southwestern Medical Clinic of Bridgman
City of Bridgman
Bridgman School Principals-Mr. Truesdell, Mrs. Graves, Mr. Stine