We have an estimated 2 million nonprofit organizations in our nation. Religious groups account for 350,000 and 1.4 million in the annual IRS registry and a further smaller group in increments.
Lee Ravenscroft was tired of seeing scrappers driving down the street with trucks overflowing with bicycles.
Students and instructors from the West Lake Special Education Cooperative Transition to Adulthood Program sort and count granite tiles Thursday morning at My Choice Recycling, in St. John. The non-profit company, created by Julie Rizzo converts discarded granite and marble into split stone t…
Student Halley Bolinger, of Dyer, works Julie Rizzo as they assemble boxes used to ship granite tiles. Rizzo created a non-profit, My Choice Recycling, in St. John, which converts discarded granite and marble into split stone tiles, landscaping pavers and aggregates. She works with The West …
Julie Rizzo works with students, Joe Conway, left, of Crown Point, and Bill McInturff, of Dyer, Thursday as they count, sort, inspect and package granite tile in Rizzo's St. John shop. Rizzo created the non-profit company, My Choice Recycling, which converts discarded granite and marble into…
Students from West Lake Special Education Cooperative Transition to Adulthood Program measure, sort and box granite tile at St. John's My Choice Recycling, whose owner, Julie Rizzo, created a non-profit company working with the students from West Lake to recycle granite.
Volunteer Julie Onohan pulls weeds Friday at the Hilltop Neighborhood House in Valparaiso. The United Way Regional Day of Caring brings together volunteers from businesses and services groups and matches them up with projects at local nonprofit organizations.
Volunteers haul mulch into a playground Friday at the Hilltop Neighborhood House in Valparaiso. The Regional Day of Caring brings volunteers from businesses and services groups and matches them up with projects at local nonprofit organizations.
Volunteers Jamie Lukas, Angela Dellumo and Amanda Sloas spread mulch Friday in the playground at the Hilltop Neighborhood House in Valparaiso as part of the United Way Regional Day of Caring.
Volunteer Christina Naminski spreads mulch Friday in the playground at the Hilltop Neighborhood House in Valparaiso as part of the United Way Regional Day of Caring.
Volunteer Julie Onohan pulls weeds Friday at the Hilltop Neighborhood House in Valparaiso.
HAMMOND | Organizations serving the city's residents are invited to apply for grants from the city-managed Hammond Community Corp.
The Jasper Foundation Inc. has awarded grants to Jasper County community groups.
MERRILLVILLE | Mobility Health is a newly registered nonprofit organization dedicated to helping long-term care residents obtain motorized wheelchairs.
VALPARAISO | Christian Community Action, the 46-year-old agency dedicated to providing emergency housing for the homeless of Porter County, could be disbanded by the end of the year.
MERRILLVILLE | An upcoming health event intends to enlighten participants about nutrition, wellness and fitness.
MERRILLVILLE | Rhonda Holland has joined Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana as the new director of food services.
Six Lake County mayors put on a united front Tuesday, posing together in matching T-shirts for a print campaign for the Lake Area United Way. Ribbing replaced political jabs for the occasion.
VALPARAISO | Christian Community Action's board of directors said Monday it has agreed to sell the Spring Valley Shelter facility to Housing Opportunities.
CROWN POINT | The Lake County Drug Free Alliance recently has awarded $260,000 in grants to community agencies to tackle drug and alcohol abuse, County Sheriff Rogelio "Roy" Dominguez said.
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