CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community Foundation awarded $54,032.87 in community grants for the first grant cycle of 2013
CROWN POINT | Grant application packets are currently available from the Crown Point Community Foundation Inc. Completed applications are due June 1 for this grant cycle.
HAMMOND | The Hammond Education Foundation recently awarded 13 Acorn Grants valued at $11,667 to School City of Hammond teachers to advance extraordinary learning that helps students succeed.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso has received almost $100 million in state and federal grants over the past 10 years, and it is hoping to get another $10 million approved in the next few months.
MICHIGAN CITY | School officials in Michigan City are ecstatic that a $1.1 million federal grant was approved to continue an after school program serving some 1,000 mostly at-risk students.
MERRILLVILLE | Legacy Foundation has awarded grants totaling $370,141.81 to fund Lake County nonprofit organizations that enhance the quality of life for people throughout the region.
“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible..”
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CHESTERTON | Two Chesterton High School teachers were awarded grants from the Duneland Education Foundation (DEF). Receiving grants were teachers Michael Whisler, special education and Kayla Vodnoy, world language.
LANSING | The Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau awarded $5,370 to the First Midwest Half Marathon for tourism promotion.
From left, First Midwest Half Marathon organizer and owner of Running for Kicks Mel Diab, CSCVB Director of Marketing and Administration Kim Kislowski, city of Palos Heights Alderman Jeff Prestinario hold up a check for $5,370 for promotion of the First Midwest Half Marathon on Dec. 6 at the…
INDIANAPOLIS | A Northwest Indiana program that deploys volunteers to advocate in courts on behalf of abused or neglected children will share in a $40,000 federal grant.
LOWELL | Innovative programs continue as part of the curriculum for Tri-Creek Community School Corp. students thanks to the Tri-Creek Education Foundation Inc.
CROWN POINT | Twenty grants totaling $42,603.81 were awarded by the Crown Point Community Foundation during its most recent grant cycle.
LANSING | The Village Board later this month may approve recipients of a new program that helps businesses on Ridge Road make improvements to their properties.
DE MOTTE | Thirteen is a very lucky number for several local organizations that received grants this month from the DeMotte Womens’ Circle of Giving.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Community Foundation recently awarded $98,800 in grants to 11 local nonprofit organizations.
HAMMOND | Additionally, 19 other faculty and staff members received Outstanding Commitment to Sponsored Programs awards for receiving at least $100,000 in research grants during the 2010-12 funding period. Recipients are:
“In the quiet hours when we are alone and there is nobody to tell us what fine fellows we are, we come sometimes upon a moment in which we wonder, not how much money we are earning, nor how famous we have become, but what good we are doing.”
SCHERERVILLE | Campagna Academy has added an Intensive Substance Abuse Treatment Program to its residential and community youth services.
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