The Cancer Resource Centre in Munster, which is affiliated with Community Healthcare System, recently was presented with a $1,500 donation by firefighters from the city of Hammond.
Alisa Hecimovich was named chair of advisory board for The Salvation Army of Lake County.
Entrepreneurs share ideas during 1 Million Cups meetings that include presentations about a local business or product while attendees enjoy some coffee.
A trust fund established by a longtime Region activist has given $1.2 million to the Porter County Library System.
The Women’s Diagnostic Center in Munster received a boost from Illiana Heating & Air Conditioning to help uninsured women cover some of their medical expenses.
A partnership between the United Way of Porter County and a long-time supporter of the organization led to a community campaign to raise funds for a program, which assists veterans recovering from PTSD.
A year-long fundraising initiative by Merrillville-based Centier Bank has led to a $30,000 community donation to the American Cancer Society.
Some Region volunteers brought some holiday cheer to some patients of Franciscan Health.
Methodist Hospitals Foundation continued its holiday tradition of donating a one-year supply of daily living necessities to support the Northwest Indiana Salvation Army’s Adult Rehabilitation Center in Gary.
Members of the Helping Hands philanthropic group recently gathered at The Salvation Army of Lake County’s Hammond-Munster Corps Community Center to donate funds, which will assist programming and services provided by the Salvation Army.