Outstanding La Porte County Native: Neil P. Ruzic

Neil P. Ruzic (1931-2004) was a visionary, connector and pioneer in not just one, but four different arenas. He published 250 articles, wrote 12 books and was a publishing innovator. He made the case to Congress in 1965 for going to the moon and authored the transfer...

Clarence J. Weinkauff Award

The La Porte County Fair has wound down for another year. Somewhere in between all the fried foods, live music, and fun games was one of Unity’s favorite fair moments: presenting the annual Clarence Weinkauff, Jr. award winner. This year The Weinkauff Family...

Scholarship Success Story

My name is Rebecca Ehrick. I am a lifelong La Porte County resident. I graduated from La Porte High School in 2008 and immediately enrolled into the nursing program at the Purdue Northwest Campus (formerly known as Purdue North Central). During my studies at Purdue, I...

Murals Continue to Grow

While visiting MCHS to welcome new teachers to the school corporation, Unity noticed some new murals decorating the hallways.  This project, partially funded by a Power for Good grant, allows students to flex their creative muscles while bringing bright color and art...

2019 Lilly Scholarship Application is Live

Through support of Independent Colleges of Indiana and Lilly Endowment, Unity Foundation offers two four-year college scholarships to benefit La Porte County residents. The scholarships provide full tuition, required fees, and a special allocation of up to $900 per...