Fort Wayne barber Lewis King gives a lot more than a shave and a haircut at his shop at 502-A East Pontiac Street. He and a team of volunteers load up baskets with food and other necessities to spread holiday cheer to those in need.
Every year the Allen County Christmas Bureau’s Adopt-A Family program makes it possible for neighbor to help neighbor by adopting needy individuals and families.
Girlz Rock helps Allen County girls like develop positive self-images by participating in self-improvement workshops and leadership activities.
Approximately 120 volunteers spend about a week and a half working their fingers to the bone as part of Turkeypalooza.
Read a book to a child and you help them explore opportunities for personal growth. That’s the mindset of Project Reads.
A social-emotional learning program is having a positive impact on the learning environment at a Fort Wayne elementary school.
The Carriage House helps people with mental illnesses lead productive lives.
Your extra Halloween candy could help put a smile on the faces of troops serving overseas.
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A few years ago the Class of “82 decided to party with a purpose and collect donations for those in need and special causes.
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Hundreds of girls around the Fort Wayne area are in a program that physically challenges them to be the best they can be.
Supporting pets and their families is what H.O.P.E For Animals is all about. The Fort Wayne veterinary clinic has been in operation since 2010.
If you enjoy walking the trails of Fort Wayne’s Greenways and tidying up a bit, you could become a Greenway Ranger.
Positively Me is a program that focuses on helping children build positive self-images and embrace diversity.
MindCap uses activities, worksheets, puzzles and games to help people re-engage their brain and grow brain cells. It’s based on a program that originated overseas.
The Amnesty and Deliverance Festival, which gves away free clothing, school supplies and hair cuts, will be called the Summit City Community Festival in an effort to appeal to more people.
The program encourages Fort Wayne police officers to spend time with kids at the Fort Wayne Boys & Girls Club so children can get to know the people behind the badges and feel comfortable around them.
Fort Wayne dancer Ashley Porter, who suffers from Asperger’s and is hearing impaired, will participate in her 10th special ballroom competition.
A group of teenagers and adult mentors work to make sure elementary students in Allen County don’t slack up on their reading during the summer. Team Read is a program that has been offered by the Allen County Public Library for the last ten years.