Tuttle named Community Foundation Executive Director

Lemings retires after 15 years of dedicated service The board of directors of the LaGrange County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the selection of Jennifer Tuttle as the next executive director of the organization. After 15 years of service, Laura Lemings has retired from the community foundation. A past board member, Lemings came to […]

Blessings in a Backpack receives $5,000 grant

The LaGrange County Community Foundation recently awarded a $5,000 grant to the Blessings in a Backpack program at Lakeland schools. Led by volunteers from LaGrange First United Methodist Church, the program provides weekend meals to children in LaGrange County who might otherwise go hungry. More than 50 percent of elementary students in the Lakeland district […]

Community Impact Grants

Community Impact Grants help LaGrange County projects The LaGrange County Community Foundation recently awarded Agape Missions of LaGrange a $5,360 Community Impact grant to complete the roof renovation at Brian’s House in LaGrange. The nonprofit organization started in 2014 to help individuals in LaGrange County in need of emergency shelter. Agape Missions purchased a duplex […]