Region schools serving students from low-income backgrounds received a major funding boost from Northwest Indiana entrepreneur Bruce White and his wife, Beth, who want to help children receive a quality education.
The Ivy Tech Foundation recently recognized 15 winners during the annual Benefactor Awards Dinner.
Nine business leaders will guide United Way of Porter County fundraising efforts as its 2019-2020 Campaign Cabinet.
Interfaith Community Public Action to Deliver Shelter, which provides temporary shelter to homeless men and women, recently was awarded a $39,000 grant from the Arconic Foundation to put toward renovations of what will become a permanent home for the shelter.
Phil’s Friends gives cardboard box filled with goodies to those fighting cancer.
Ten organizations, which provide services to seniors across Northern Indiana, received a share of $140,000 through NIPSCO’s annual Charity of Choice program.
United Way of Porter County Women United raised $10,000 through its recent annual Bunco Bash event to support the PACT Recovery Program in Valparaiso.
Lubeznik Center for the Arts in Michigan City will be getting a technology upgrade thanks to a $33,000 grant from the NiSource Charitable Foundation.
Two nursing students will receive some help with their college expenses through Franciscan Health’s Maria Petti Memorial Scholarship fund.
Volunteers from NIPSCO and Texas Corral of Portage as well as Region residents were on hand to spruce up the garden, prepare meals and lead group activities at St. Agnes Adult Day Service Center in Valparaiso.