The Crown Point Community Foundation The Crown Point Community Foundation

Latest Grants Awarded

$7,500

LOFS Volunteer Fire Dept.

Purchase a Lucas 3.0 chest compression system device (Match)

$3,300

The Growing Piece

Provide adults with Autism and/or Intellectual Disabilities appropriate technology to prepare them to work in the community

$1,700

The Welcome Network

Enhance awareness and utilize legal services to residents of South Lake County with a focus on victims of crime and domestic violence

$4,800

Town of Winfield

Purchase equipment to be used at the Winfield Harvest Fest and all future events in the community

$2,545

Trinity Lutheran Church and School

Fencing for a playground specifically geared towards younger community residents

$250

Old Homestead Preservation Society, Inc.

Help with immediate repair costs for replacing the porch at the Wellington Clark Homestead to correct safety issues (Pro Active Grant)

$4,000

St. Matthias Church

Financial support for the food pantry

$9,581

St. Jude House

Purchase 3 pieces of playground equipment, border containment system and rubber mulch for use by children residing in the shelter

$2,450

Old Sheriff’s House Foundation

Funding to replace porch columns on the Old Sheriff’s House

$8,255

Lake Region Christian Assembly

Cover the cost of new equipment for the summer day camp program

$2,000

Knights of Columbus St. Elizabeth Seton Council 7473

Cover the cost of refurbishing bikes for needy families in South Lake County

$3,576.40

Hanover Jr Wildcat Football, Inc.

Support the Pink Ribbon Society Fundraiser (Jointly Funded)

$5,000

Habitat for Humanity of NWI

Replace all exterior doors for the ReStore

$2,500

Girls on the Run of NWI

Provide financial assistance in the form of reduced program fees to participants in South Lake County for the spring 2018 season

$2,850

GAP Food Pantry

Replace severely worn out carpet with floor tile at the GAP Food Pantry location

$1,000

Food Bank of NWI, Inc.

Support the Food Bank to serve more people in south Lake County

$1,000

First United Methodist Church

Help economically disadvantaged students through a program called “Operation Inspire”

$1,500

Dunes Dog Training Club, Inc.

Help support the Pets N Vets program for US Military veterans

$2,500

CPCSC/Taft Middle School

Help offset field trip costs to the Challenger Learning Center

$3,000

CPCSC/Jerry Ross Elementary School

Help fund a robotics team at Jerry Ross Elementary School

$6,000

CP Volunteer Fire Dept.

Assist in implementing the “Firefighters in the Classroom” program for K-5 students

$3,722

CPCSC/ Birth to School Program

Materials for Birth to School program for families at MacArthur Elementary School

$5,000

CP RoboDogs Sponsors

Fund entry fee and material for CPHS RoboDogs to participate in 2018 FIRST program

$2,173

Campagna Academy, Inc.

Purchase/install signage to direct visitors to various buildings

$1,000

Best Buddies Indiana

Support the Best Buddies program at CPHS

$2,550

Autism Society of Indiana

Conduct three workshops in the Crown Point area for individuals with autism to help find them jobs

$5,000

American Legion Post #101 Lowell

Pay for labor and materials to reroof the main building of the Post