Fund Story

D.I. Walker was a dedicated mother, who inspired in her children the value of a college education, as early as pre-school age. The D.I. Walker Scholarship, established to honor her gifts and memory, is awarded to a La Porte High School senior who has participated in a LPHS Speech/Debate or Advanced Speech Program and has maintained a cumulative 3.5 GPA or higher.

  • Your gift is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
  • You will receive a tax receipt electronically for your records once your donation is processed.
  • Gifts by credit card incur a processing fee for each transaction which will be deducted from your gift. The current fee is 3.5% per transaction. When donating online, we invite you to select the option to increase your gift to cover this fee so that your charitable intent can be fully realized.
  • If you would like to make a one-time or recurring payment from a bank account, please contact the Unity Office at (219) 879-0327 or
  • If you prefer to donate by check, our mailing address is 422 Franklin St, Suite C, Michigan City, IN 46360. Please include the fund name(s) you wish to donate to in the memo line.