Funds Available for La Porte County Youth-led Projects

Funds Available for La Porte County Youth-led Projects

Leadership La Porte County’s Youth to Youth (Y2Y) program has funding for youth groups or individual youth in La Porte County to apply for mini-grants to carry out community service projects that will meet local needs. Y2Y is a spin-off of the Leadership La Porte County Youth Program and is a result of collaboration between Leadership La Porte County, the Youth Service Bureau BBBS of La Porte County and the Unity Foundation.

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Sixth Annual Ned E. Kalb Community Leadership Award winner announced

Sixth Annual Ned E. Kalb Community Leadership Award winner announced

Herb Higgin, retired director of Safe Harbor After School Enrichment Program, was selected as the recipient of the 6th annual Ned E. Kalb Community Leadership Award, presented at the recent Purdue Extension La Porte County Annual Meeting held at the Silver Palace in La Porte.

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Leadership La Porte County recently completed its 22nd annual leadership program with more than 40 local high school students participating from La Porte County high schools. Schools were asked to nominate 5 students for participation in the program. Participating high schools included: La Crosse, La Porte, Marquette Catholic, Michigan City, New Prairie, South Central and Westville.

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