HVRM 07

Starke County

 

$ 1,954,938 Granted from Starke County Unrestricted Community Funds since 1996

Special Project Grants
1996 • 1997 — $50,000

Projects funded by the Starke County Community Foundation and its partner Lilly Endowment Inc. in Phase III and Phase IV of the GIFT initiative.

NJ-SP Agri-Science Academy | 1998 Phase III $200,000
Starke County Resource Initiative Project | 1998 Phase III $137,000
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum  | 1998 Phase III $149,000
Friends of SC Library System  | 1998 Phase III $64,000
SCILL Initiative for Lifelong Learning | 1998 Phase III $250,000
    $800,000
     
NJ-SP Agri-Science Academy | 1999 Phase IV $421,258
Starke County Historical Society, Inc. | 1999 Phase IV $51,400
CADA | 1999 Phase IV $68,342
Starke Co. Development Foundation | 1999 Phase IV $76,000
Koontz Lake Lions Club | 1999 Phase IV $83,000
    $700,000
     
GRAND TOTAL Phase III and Phase IV Community Grants   $1,500,000

Projects supported by Starke County Community Funds from 1999-2015:

Coalition Against Domestic Abuse - Office Copier   1999 $2,000
The Caring Place, Inc. -Starke Co Equipment   1999 $1,080
Junior Achievement of SC -"JA Programs"   1999 $561
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Handicap Caboose 1999 $2,000
Friends of Knox Library -Born to Read 1999 $1,861
Starke County Humane Society -Public Spay/Neuter Program   1999 $2,000
Knox Community Elementary School -Partnership Family/Schools   1999 $1,860
    $11,362
     
CADA - Beds for Phoenix House 2000 $1,000
Koontz Lake Lions Club -Official Box/Concession Stand   2000 $1,000
SC Fine Arts Commission -Prairie Fire Theater Residency 2000 $1,000
The Caring Place, Inc. -Technology Update 2000 $1,000
    $4,000
     
CADA -Office Computer   2001 $1,000
Junior Achievement of SC -Economics of Staying in School 2001 $1,000
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Exhibit Car 2001 $1,000
North Judson Park Beautification -Landscaping Town Park 2001 $700
The Caring Place, Inc. -Office Equipment 2001 $530
    $4,230
     
CADA -VCR, File Cabinet, Digital Camera 2002 $1,000
Council on Aging of Starke County -Renovation of Facility 2002 $2,500
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Construction Train Shed   2002 $1,250
The Caring Place, Inc. -Replace Copier 2002 $500
The Lions Club of Koontz Lake -Purchase Spiral Slide    2002 $500
Starke County Fair Board, Inc. -Expansion of 4-H Exhibit Hall 2002 $1,250
S C Fine Arts Commission -Prairie Fire Children's Theater 2002 $1,500
    $8,500
     
Starke County Poster Project -Posters & Frames 2002 $13,963
     
CADA -Purchase Educational Books & 2 File Cabinets   2003 $1,000
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Museum's Backshop Facility 2003 $2,000
Starke County Humane Society -Spay/Neuter Program 2003 $2,000
The Caring Place, Inc. -Purchase Phone & Service 2003 $876
    $5,876
     
North Judson Main Street Committee,Inc. -Street Clock for NJ 2004 $2,000
CADA -Construction of Garage at Phoenix House 2004 $7,500
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Rehab of Track & Public Path 2004 $4,100
Starke Co. Fine Arts Commission -"A Christmas Carol" Program 2004 $900
The Caring Place, Inc. -Office/Marketing Equipment 2004 $500
    $15,000
     
Starke United, Inc. (4Community Grant) 2004 $1,000
     
Art Circle Institute -Purchase Art Supplies for Program 2005 $4,060
The Caring Place, Inc. -Purchase Copier, Stand & Toner 2005 $1,321
Center for Rural O/R & Public Services- Purchase San Pierre Signs 2005 $2,200
Friends of the Erie JK Line -Purchase Stone for Trail 2005 $4,450
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Brake Rebuild & Locomotive 2005 $6,190
St. Vincent De Paul Society -Heating Cost for Needy in SC 2005 $1,700
    $19,921
     
Starke United, Inc. - (4Community Grant for Parents As Teachers) 2005 $12,500
     
St. Joseph American Red Cross -Hurricane KATRINA Disaster 2005 $1,000
     
The Caring Place, Inc. -Laptop Computer & Desk 2006 $1,500
Center for Rural O/R & Public Services -San Pierre Bskt&Tennis Court 2006 $2,500
Community Services of SC -New Van & Food for Pantry 2006 $3,000
SC Choralaires -Music & Accompanist Fees 2006 $650
CADA -Furnishings for Phoenix House 2006 $2,760
Friends of the Park Assoc. of Knox -Skate Park 2006 $3,500
North Judson Mint Festival -Electrical Upgrade & Insurance  2006 $3,000
North Judson Park & Recreation Board -Repairs to Norwayne Field 2006 $2,500
North Judson Area Little League -Field Revitalization 2006 $2,000
St. Vincent De Paul Society -Utility Bills for Needy in SC 2006 $2,500
CASA -Training Program/Office Space Cost 2006 $1,000
    $24,910
     
CADA -Riding Lawn Mower 2007 $1,850
CASA -Furnishings & Supplies for Visitation Room 2007 $1,500
Community Choir Christmas Cantata -Supplies for Cantata 2007 $3,100
Friends of the Erie JK Line -Supplies for JL Line Rails Trails 2007 $500
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Relocate Building 2007 $3,000
Knox Elementary PTO -Silly Safari Field Trip 2007 $528
Marshall-Starke Development Center, Inc.  -Security System 2007 $5,000
NJ/Wayne Twp. Public Library -Read to a Dog Program 2007 $1,000
Psi Iota Xi Sorority -Young Artists Conference 2007 $1,000
Salvation Army -Emergency Assistant Program for SC 2007 $1,000
San Pierre Lions Club, Inc. -Renovations to Lions Club Building 2007 $3100
SC Choralaires -Music & Accompanist Fees 2007 $800
Starke County Historical Society -New Sidewalk & Steps 2007 $2,000
Starke County Triad -Pill Disposal 2007 $480
    $24,858
     
Ancilla College -Human Patient Simulator 2008 $5,000
CADA -Sump Pump & Repairs to Phoenix House 2008 $1,562
The Caring Place, Inc. -Office Equipment & Staff Funds 2008 $1,008
Hospice of SC -Laptop Computer 2008 $1,000
Purdue Calumet Education Center -2009 Summer Science Camp 2008 $6,300
SC Amateur Radio Club -Ham Radio & Emergency Preparedness 2008 $1,500
SC Choralaires -2009 Season Music & Accompanist Fees 2008 $800
Starke County Historical Society -Museum Exhibit Info 2008 $1,200
Community Services of SC -Public Transportation 2008 $3,000
NJ Main Street Committee -Economic Improvements to Downtown 2008 $2,130
Knox Community High School -Shakespeare for SC Schools 2008 $1,500
    $25,000
     
Community Services of Starke County -Food Pantry 2009 $3,000
Fletcher Cemetery -Beautification of the Cemetery 2009 $2,000
Friends of the Park Assn. of Knox -Wythougan Skate/Bike Park 2009 $2,500
Girl Scouts of Northern Ind.-Mich. -Girl Scouts of Starke County 2009 $2,500
LaSalle Council BSA -Boy Scouts of Starke County 2009 $2,500
Love, Inc. -S.W.A.T. (Servants with Appropriate Tools) 2009 $750
Psi Iota Xi -Young Artist Conference Spring 2010 2009 $1,000
Purdue Univ. Calumet -2010 Summer Science/Health Camp 2009 $2,500
Starke County Chamber of Commerce -Reference USA 2009 $425
Starke County Choralaires -Music and Musical Instruments 2010 2009 $650
Knox Middle School -Shakespeare for Starke County Schools 2009 $1,500
    $19,325
     
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Grasselli Tower Project 2009 $10,000
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum -Safety Manuals 2009 $508
    $10,508
     
Love Inc. S.W.A.T. (Servants with Appropriate Tools)
2010
$2,700
Prevent Child Abuse Indiana - Children’s Advocacy Center
2010
$4,000
R&R Horse Haven - Enclosure of the horse riding arena
2010
$3,900
North Judson-Wayne Twp. Library - Computer for GED Program
2010
$600
Psi Iota Xi - Young Artist Conference Spring 2011
2010
$1,000
Starke County Choralaires - Music for 2011 season
2010
$500
Community Services of Starke County- Electric Deposits aid
2010
$3,500
Fletcher Cemetery Association -  Tree removal at the cemetery
2010
$1,000
Junior Achievement - Our Community for 2nd grade students
2010
$1,596
LaSalle Council BSA - Boy Scouting in Starke County
2010
$2,000
Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana-Michiana - Program Support
2010
$2,000
Starke County Amateur Radio Club  - NOAA Weather controller
2010
$970
Knox Elementary - Indianapolis Children’s Museum field trip
2010
$500
$24,266
     
Ancilla College-Cont Ed Professional Advisors Sponsorship
2010
$1,000
     
Emergency Grant to Community Services of Starke County Food Pantry
2011
$3,500
     
Ancilla College -  Girls Math and Science Program 2011 $3,000
CADA/Prevent Child Abuse IN Starke County Chapter - Pedestal Pump 2011 $1,080
Center of Workforce Innovations - GED test fees/transportation 2011 $2,000
Family Focus Inc/Healthy Families - Match for Kids First Trust Dollars 2011 $2,580
Love Inc. - S.W.A.T. home repairs for needy 2011 $ 700
Psi Iota Xi - Young Artist Conference Spring 2012 2011 $1,000
Salvation Army - Emergency Assistance to Starke County 2011 $1,500
Starke County Historical Society - Digital Printer/copier/scanner 2011 $2,000
Yellowstone Trail Fest. Assoc. - Promotion for 100th Anniversary 2011 $ 500
Knox Community High School - Peers Educating Peers 2011 $ 240
    $14,600
     
Pro-Active Grant- SCILL Center for the development of a welding program
2012
$10,000
     
Center of Workforce Innovations-  GED Programming 2012 $1,000
Community Services of Starke County - Support for Homemakers Program 2012 $3,500
Fletcher Cemetery Association - Veteran’s Monument Restoration 2012 $ 500
Muscular Dystrophy Association - Flu Shots 2012 $ 500
Psi Iota Xi - Young Artist Conference Spring 2013 2012 $ 500
Salvation Army - Emergency Assistance to Starke County 2012 $1,500
Starke County Youth Club - Programming Expenses 2012 $3,000
Knox Community School Corp- Shakespeare for Starke County Schools 2012 $1,500
    $12,000
     
Starke County Preschool Project - Scholarship for 4yr olds in need 2013 $ 10,000
Center of Workforce Innovations - GED Programming 2013 $ 500
Coalition Against Domestic Abuse (CADA) - Fence repair 2013 $ 1,000
Community Services of Starke County -  Home Delivered Meal Program 2013 $ 3,000
Junior Achievement serving Starke County - Our Community Program 2013 $ 500
Kids Closet Ministry - New Coats for Starke County children 2013 $ 2,000
Psi Iota Xi - Young Artist Conference Spring 2014 2013 $ 1,000
Salvation Army - Emergency Assistance to Starke County 2013 $ 1,500
Starke County Youth Club - Programming costs 2013 $ 3,000
The PEERS Project - Programming costs 2013 $ 500
Knox Community Schools - Field Trips and life skills for MIMO students 2013 $ 500
Oregon-Davis Schools - Field Trips for 5th grades students 2013 $ 500
    $ 24,000
     
Sustainability Award - Starke County Youth Club 2014 $ 5,000
     
Coalition Against Domestic Abuse (CADA) - Domestic violence ed. programs 2014 $ 1,500
Community Services of Starke County -  Elderly Service Programs 2014 $ 3,500
Kids Closet Ministry - New Coats and boots for Starke County children 2014 $ 2,000
Psi Iota Xi - Young Artist Conference Spring 2015 2014 $ 1,000
Salvation Army - Emergency Assistance to Starke County 2014 $ 1,500
Starke County Youth Club - Afterschool programming 2014 $ 2,500
The Crossing - Startup of job training program 2014 $ 2,500
Knox Community Elementary Schools - Special needs swing set project 2014 $ 500
Starke County Preschool Project - Scholarship for 4yr olds in need 2014 $ 5,000
Starke County Public Library/NJ-WT Library - GrantStation Software 2014 $800
    $ 20,800
     
Coalition Against Domestic Abuse, Inc. - Website for organization 2015 $1,000
Healthy Families of Family Focus, Inc.- Purchase of books for families 2015 $1,180
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum - Shingles for new roof for the depot 2015 $1,600
North Judson United Methodist Church - Kids Closet Ministries 2015 $1,000
The Center of Workforce Innovations, Inc. - Adult Learning Program 2015 $2,700
Salvation Army - Emergency Assistance for Starke County 2015 $2,000
Starke County Historical Society - Lincoln Train stop in San Pierre 2015 $1,100
Starke County Youth Club - Afterschool Program expenses 2015 $3,000
Oregon-Davis School Corp. - Piano keyboards for the classroom 2015 $500
Knox High School - Curriculum for at risk children 2015 $500
Starke County Preschool Project - Scholarship for 4yr olds in need 2015 $7,500
    $ 22,080
     
Center for Workforce Innovations - Adult Learning program 2016 $600
Community Services of Starke County - Transpo van matching funds 2016 $3,500
Fletcher Cemetery Assoc. - Tree removal and planting 2016 $700
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum - loading platform repair 2016 $1,000
Kids Closet - New coats/boots for Starke County Children 2016 $2,000
Psi Iota Xi - Young Artist Conference 2016 $2,000
Starke County ABATE - Toys for Kids Program 2016 $2,000
Starke County Youth Club - Afterschool Program expenses 2016 $3,000
The Crossing Education - job training for students/freezer 2016 $3,200
Starke County Preschool Project - Scholarship for 4yr olds in need 2016 $7,500
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum - Bicentennial Buffalo 2016 $1,100
    26,600