Unity’s COVID-19 Statement

We recognize it is critical for the Unity Foundation to be responsive and supportive to the community during this pandemic.  All Unity Foundation staff are working and accessible by phone and email. We are pleased to report that all grants and scholarships will...

The Ludington Scholarship Story

Robert and Anita Ludington embodied the “American Dream.” They were hard workers who valued education and determination. Robert served two tours with the US Navy, and received a degree from Purdue by taking classes at Barker Mansion. His job as a draftsman at...

Board Member Brag #2

At Unity Foundation, we think we have some of the best Board of Directors in the entire world!  Their community support often extends beyond Unity, and we love celebrating wins!  A big congratulations goes out board member Paul Applegate whose Applegate & Co CPAs...

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...