A merger of two Region agencies has created the United Way of Northwest Indiana.
The Lake Area United Way and the United Way of Porter County are joining forces.
David Nicole, a veteran United Way executive, will serve as interim president and CEO of the Lake Area United Way.
Lisa Daugherty will be the new president and CEO for the Valparaiso-based Center of Workforce Innovations.
Porter County recently was awarded $161,046 through the federal Emergency Food and Shelter Program to support local food pantries and homeless shelter services, according to the United Way of Porter County.
In times of need, service organizations often rise to the occasion to provide aid to the community.
Sensitivity training has become more important as labor pools become melting pots of people from different ethnic backgrounds, races, religious beliefs and sexual preferences.
Store checkout charity campaign makes million-dollar impact When it comes to charitable donations, several Region organizations can say every cent given does matter. Just ask Steve Beekman, executive director of the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana. In a decade’s time, more than $899,448 has been raised for his organization through Strack & Van Til’s Round […]