NewAllen Alliance receives 2017 John Keller Award
The NewAllen Alliance Strategic Investment Plan announced it has received the 2017 John Keller Award for an Outstanding Planning Initiative from the American Planning Association.
Made possible by a capacity grant from the Foellinger Foundation, NewAllen Alliance developed a regional innovative economic plan to target the unique communities located in eastern Allen County. Its purpose is to attract jobs and investment opportunities to meet the economic objectives of the communities comprising the alliance.
For more information on the collaborative priorities for each community, go to the NewAllen Alliance website.
2016 Foellinger Foundation
Annual Report Released
Associated Churches of Fort Wayne and Allen County
Associated Churches is a Christian community of faith that is united in its efforts to care for those most in need of material and spiritual support. In 2012, Associated Churches partnered with the Foellinger Foundation to help struggling non-profit urban childcare programs through grants to:
- Prepare children to be ready for kindergarten
- And to do this in a safe environment.
The video below is a glimpse into the Let's GROW! project.
See also 12/18/2016 Journal-Gazette article: A Growing Concern: Financial boost for church-based child care increases quality
News & Noteworthy
- Foellinger awards over $600,000 for local youth development (03-14-2017)
- Foellinger Invited-Initiative: partnering with nonprofits (01-23-2017)
- Nurturing nonprofit leadership (01-23-2017)
- Grants totaling $900,000 for early childhood and family development in Allen County (11-28-2016)
- Foellinger Foundation approves more than $2 million in grants (11-17-2016)
- Fort Wayne Youtheatre Nominee Receives Stewardship Award at Foellinger Event (10-26-2016)