Healthcare Foundation’s video highlights opportunities for organizations at its new headquarters

  The Healthcare Foundation of La Porte has granted more than $17 millions to local organizations since 2017 to make La Porte a healthier community. Funding has gone to education ... Continue Reading →

Urgent need for blood, plasma donations continues

  The American Red Cross typically has a tough time keeping the blood supply strong during the winter months when inclement weather and seasonal illnesses can impact donors. This ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician highlight: Scott Kurtzweil

  Scott Kurtzweil is in his 6th season as principal clarinet with the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra. In addition to his principal duties, he also serves as the LCSO’s ... Continue Reading →

Healthcare Foundation of LP lists accomplishments since 2017 — $17 million+ worth

  Five years ago the Healthcare Foundation of La Porte was a brand-new foundation, created with proceeds from the sale of La Porte Hospital. HFL President and CEO Maria Fruth, ... Continue Reading →

Apply with La Porte County YMCA to be a camp counselor

  The La Porte County Family YMCA is hiring camp counselors for this upcoming summer season. The Y reports that being a camp counselor is not only fun but rewarding. Summer camp ... Continue Reading →

Bruce Johnson succeeds Fern Eddy Schultz as official La Porte County Historian

  La Portean Bruce Johnson, longtime history teacher and researcher, has been named by the state as the new official La Porte County Historian. Johnson steps into the role following ... Continue Reading →

Want to help with ideas on recycling and more? Join the Solid Waste District Advisory Committee

  The Solid Waste District of La Porte County has a position open on its Citizens Advisory Committee.  The term is 2 years.  The meetings for CAC are held every other month, ... Continue Reading →

Apply online now for Unity Foundation scholarships

  Unity Foundation of La Porte County is now accepting applications for the 2021 cycle of scholarships and awards. The deadline for submission is Friday, April 2, 2021. Scholarships ... Continue Reading →

La Porte Lions action, Jan. 12, 2021

  La Porte Lions met Jan. 12, 2021, at the Eagles. Boss Lion Barb Smeltzer led the Pledge of Allegiance; Lion Sandra Provan offered prayer. Provan read the minutes of the ... Continue Reading →

Healthcare Foundation of La Porte now accepting more grant requests

  In pursuit of its mission and vision, Healthcare Foundation of La Porte (HFL) is inviting grant proposals for health and wellness projects and programs through March 5, 2021. ... Continue Reading →