(La Porte County, IN)
Unity Foundation of La Porte County is supporting area nonprofit and community service agencies with its most recent round of ‘Power for Good’ Community Grants.
The grants total over $265,000 for 91 local projects throughout La Porte County.
This surpasses past grant amounts made by Unity Foundation. UF officials said the grants will help local organizations provide vital access to education, literacy, prevention and support services for local residents.
“Community organizations are doing incredible work throughout La Porte County, and Unity is proud to support their efforts.” said Shannon Walker, Unity Foundation Vice President.
This year, Unity Foundation increased the amount of funding available for projects from $3,000 to $5,000 grants.
The applications were evaluated by a committee of dedicated members from throughout La Porte County. The grants are made possible due to the generosity of visionary donors who left unrestricted funds to Unity Foundation.
2022 Grant Recipients include Advancing Christ's Kingdom Ministries in Michigan City, American Red Cross, Arts in the Park in La Porte, Boys & Girls Club of La Porte County and Citizens Concerned for the Homeless, Inc. in Michigan City along with Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana in Michiana and Goodwill Industries of Michiana, Inc.