Orak Shrine of Michigan City Indiana
Welcome to the Orak Shrine of Michigan City. We are a group of Philanthropists who help the community and more importantly offer free hospital care at our “World Reknowned Shriner Children’s Hospitals
The Temple Guard leads the participants in parades all around the region. The Unit also guards the doors and checks dues cards at the Ceremonials and assist at all the Shriners Auditorium events.
We March so Children Can Walk! The Arab Patrol is Orak Shrine’s proud marching unit! We are the oldest unit at Orak; our Patrol was founded in 1910. The Arab Patrol participates in many local parades throughout the year.
The Orak Shrine Legion of Honor, Shriners International is organized for the purpose of Fostering a spirit of Patriotism and a Love of Country and Flag, Perpetuating the memory of our Comrades in Arms who died in the service of their country
The Ritual Cast is a service and social unit that perform the Ritualistic Section of the Ceremonials. They meet 7 out of 12 months of the year for business meetings and practices. They also attend circus’s,and other social functions.
The Orak Motor Patrol is the Motorized Parade Unit of Orak Shriners. The Motor Patrol includes the motorcycle drill team and Motorcycle parade team, mini cars, flying carpets, classic cars, mini choppers, mini semis and pretty much anything else
The Oriental Band aims to promote Orak Shrine, support our hospitals, and entertain the crowds during parades and have great fun and fellowship time with our members and the community. We play instruments that sound very fun
Free Hospital Care for Children
Our purpose is to help you and your family in a time of need. Don’t hesitate to call us immediately to help your children in a time of need. Our Shrine Hospitals are prepaid by donations of many wonderful ladies, gentleman, and organizations.
We are Shriners we stand together to help our communities!
Just returned from Imperial Session in Nashville, Tn. What a great time spent with a wonderful group of Shriners. Lots of new legislation passed to keep our Hospitals viable for years to come. Think about the 2020 Imperial in Kansas City.
Remember the Veterans Day appreciation dinner fast approaching Saturday July 20th at 2:00pm. It will be free for all Orak veterans and just $20.00 to all non veterans. I want to thank the Legion of Honor for taking charge of this event.
We have a Turkey Shoot Scheduled for Sunday July 21rst. Hopefully we can proceed with it. The back property has been so wet with standing water from the rains but dry now.
It is so important to keep your e-mail updated with our office. We need it to get the latest news to you in a timely manner.
The Grinders baseball game will be played on Sunday Aug 4th 2:00pm. A big thank you to Ross Bailey for stepping up and taking the lead with this. I hope all of you will consider attending the game, and some of you younger Nobles as players. Contact Ross if you would like to play. It is played at Deep River County Park, Hobart. There is no entrance fee for the game. Watch your Orak players take on the Grinders. All proceeds from refreshment sales and raffles go to our Hospital. We have raised thousands of dollars in the past years.
The Hog roast will be Sat Aug 17th. Please step up and sell the tickets you will be receiving shortly in your mail. Any help working as a volunteer at this event will be truly appreciated. We need help with setup, the serving line, raffle sales and clean-up. Please volunteer some of your time for this event.
Orak Golf outing is coming Aug 24th, get your foursomes together and enjoy a great outing. Your Chief Rabban and his crew always makes this a memorable event.
I have a few rooms left for GLSA in Grove City Ohio. Please contact me if you would like to attend.
Remember no Stated Meeting July and Aug.
Your Potentate Dave Moss