Backing The Blue



3rd Annual Dinner Cruise set for Sunday, August 25th!!!

Welcome to Backing the Blue, Michigan!

Backing the Blue, Michigan is proud to announce that we are now a fully registered Non-Profit Organization, 501(c)3 82-1369171

We at Backing the Blue, Michigan call ourselves the “Blue Crew”.  We are a group of dedicated volunteers, committed to supporting law enforcement officers.  We strive to show these outstanding men and women how much we appreciate their hard work and dedication to a very difficult job.  

Our main event thus far has been the annual Backing the Blue event at the Capitol. We are in the fourth year of hosting this event, and this will be the second year of hosting the Policeman’s Ball aboard the Michigan Princess.

Proceeds received by Backing the Blue, MI are donated to Law Enforcement Charities, the new Grant Whitaker Scholarship Fund, and used to cover costs incurred from hosting events.  Members of Backing the Blue, Michigan’s Blue Crew work strictly on a volunteer basis without compensation for their efforts.