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Legacy Foundation's Carolyn Saxton is featured on Lakeshore Public Media's Lakeshore Tonight
December 12, 2014

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Donors' scholarships build youths' future
November 09, 2014
For some, college has always been in the plans and money has been set aside to pay for tuition. For others, college is a dream to which they hope to aspire, but they worry about the cost and how that dream can actually happen. Legacy Foundation offers Lake County graduating seniors an opportunity to meet their aspirations regardless of their financial circumstances.
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Legacy Foundation Selects Hobart and Gary for Neighborhood Spotlight Program:
Lake County’s Community Foundation Announces Two Communities to Receive Multi-Year Funding and Support

October 30, 2014
Legacy Foundation, Lake County’s community foundation, announces Hobart-West Side and Gary-Miller as the two communities selected for the Neighborhood Spotlight grant program at a press conference on Friday, October 31 at Ivy Tech Community College.
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Legacy Foundation Receives Federal and State Awards:
Lake County’s Community Foundation recognized for Neighborhood Spotlight Program

October 23, 2014
Legacy Foundation, Lake County’s community foundation, received the Secretaries’ Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnership at the 2014 Council on Foundations Conference and Key Award for Services Program of the Year at the 2014 Statewide Conference for Housing and Community Economic Development.
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We all can be philanthropists
October 5, 2014
Legacy Foundation CEO, Carolyn Saxton explains how we can be philanthropists with even the simplest of actions.
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