Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Indiana has begun its build season and needs volunteer help.
CROWN POINT | Prison inmates on the path to re-entering their communities and the job market will have more than 700 pieces of "gently used" professional clothing to choose from, thanks to the Lake County Bar Association and local businesswomen.
“Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.”
INDIANAPOLIS | A Merrillville foundation has given $1 million to an Indianapolis organization serving the blind and visually impaired.
EAST CHICAGO | Franciscan Physicians Hospital has a tradition of helping the children who live at St. Joseph’s Carmelite Home, and this Easter is no exception. But, what started as a hospital committee project turned into a project completely driven by Facebook groups wanting to help.
If spring’s arrival hasn’t inspired you to start cleaning out your garage, attic, or basement, watch an episode of TV's "Hoarders." I’ve emptied entire rooms during the commercials.
MERRILLVILLE | Legacy Foundation has announces the success of the Knight Foundation Match Grant Challenge, thanks to the generous support of local donors combined with national support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
LANSING | The Chicago Southland hospitality industry is helping lead the way this year in South-Southwest Suburban United Way’s annual April Food Day.
LAPORTE | The La Porte Salvation Army would like to thank two people for an anonymous donation of over $1,000. From time to time we receive anonymous donations and are so very grateful for all our donors. On Friday March 8th a young couple, came into the Corp to drop off a small box of what …
LOWELL | Lowell High School's Future Farmers of America chapter teamed up with Farm Bureau Insurance to hold a food drive last month and collected 767 pounds of food that was donated to the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana.
CEDAR LAKE | Cedar Lake Fraternal Order of Eagles 2529, 13140 Lakeshore Drive, will host its first St. Baldrick’s Day event Saturday to raise money for children's cancer research.
CROWN POINT | Once again, the Business Professionals of America chapter at Crown Point High School has qualified a large contingent to compete March 10 through 12 at the BPA State Leadership Conference in Indianapolis.
CROWN POINT | First-graders at St. Mary Catholic Community School proved that they have big hearts for small paws when they collected items for the Lake County Animal Shelter.
Pictured are some of the participants of the Lansing Roundball Classic with donations collected for the Lansing Food Pantry. Six different Lansing schools were represented at the tournament.
Cindy Jansky, of Caliber Funding, and Pam Bilyak, of Tupperware, would like to thank everyone who helped, attended and donated to the Schererville Chamber of Commerce’s 21st Mardi Gras Fashion Show this month. It was a great success and proceeds will be presented to the PTOs of Grimmer Middl…
CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community Foundation recently completed a five-month campaign to increase the endowment funds held by the foundation.
ST. JOHN | Hungry Hound Boutique & Grooming is collecting pet food donations throughout February for the Share The Love Pet Food Drive. Donations will be matched pound for pound by Hungry Hound and will benefit Best Buddies Pet Pantry and Lake County family pets in need.
Seton Academy students collected jeans for homeless teens across America. Some of the students who organized the drive are, from left, Kierra Harris, Ernest Baker, Michael Cross Jr., Terrence Ellis and Jayla Hill.
SCHERERVILLE | During American Heart Month, Boston’s Restaurant & Sports Bar and Community Healthcare System’s cardiovascular research program have teamed up to raise funds and awareness regarding heart disease.
HAMMOND | Lake Area United Way has recognized Purdue University Calumet with its prestigious Community Spirit Award for philanthropy, volunteer efforts and community impact.
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