See how we're building a strong Lake County
“ Through his nonprofit, ThinkBrave Foundation, high school student Drake Abramson has awarded over $1,500 in scholarships in the past three years. This year he will be the one receiving a scholarship, along with five other students selected for their outstanding achievement, character, and community service. ”
Legacy Foundaiton is currently accepting applications from interested Lake County high schools to be the first to participate in this rewarding program!
Legacy Foundation is the community foundation serving Lake County, Indiana. Since 1992 the Foundation has granted more than $40 million into the community with the generous support of local residents. We believe that by investing in the people and organizations that make our region great, we can positively transform Lake County.
Whether you are already a friend to Legacy Foundation, or just getting to know us, we hope these stories will show how Legacy makes a positive difference in Lake County.
“This summer we caught up with past Lilly Scholarship recipient Kimberly Reppa during a visit back to her family home in Cedar Lake. She stopped by the Legacy Foundation office to chat with us about her college experience, humanitarian work and moving the world forward through science and innovation.”
“Life is about perception. We will never remove our stigmas unless we can effectively change the perception of Gary. One small step is highlighting the positive aspects that we have to offer. That's what I hoped to convey with my submission.”
Last week the Lake County Fish & Game Association presented its first annual scholarship awards.