The United Way of LaPorte County announced its new annual gala SEEDS OF IMPACT will be held on Sunday, May 20 from 1-4 PM CST at Friendship Botanic Gardens. Set in the beautiful Chinese Bridge Garden of the Friendship Botanic Gardens in Michigan City, SEEDS OF IMPACT will delight guests with a concert performance by internationally renowned jazz and funk bassist Dwayne Dolphin, showcasing his signature sound and exceptional showmanship in this up close and personal performance. Tickets are $75 per person. For more information visit: