Layla Pennington Named Lilly Endowment Community Scholar
This year’s Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship winner, Layla Pennington, was announced in December, the first scholarship award given through the Blackford County Community Foundation to the Class of 2021. The award provides full tuition for four years at any Indiana college or university and an annual book allowance. Pennington is the daughter of Jake and Heather Pennington and Ashley LaMotte and is pictured here with Jake and Heather Pennington.
Mike and Fran Eikenbary from Elks Lodge #625 presented a $3,395 donation to Connie Mann and Peggy Armstrong, Cancer Support for Blackford County. The donation came from the proceeds of a drive thru fundraiser. Learn More
Through September 30, the Foundation is still matching donations that can be used for a variety of grant purposes. For every $1 donated, the Foundation will add $2 more. Help provide for the future needs of Blackford County. Learn More