A number of charitable organizations are on the receiving end of more than $40,000 in grants from the Starke County Community Foundation. The gifts are made possible through the foundation’s endowment fund, which is supported by gifts to the SCCF. The money is invested. Each year some of the interest goes back into the fund to help it grow, while some is given locally in the form of scholarships and grants. Continue reading
Lorraine (Hanson) Wappel, 86, of San Pierre, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011. Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. CT at the O’Donnell Funeral Home in North Judson. Visitation is Monday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. CT at the Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the North Judson Park Beautification Committee or to the Starke County Humane Society.