On Friday, Mayor Duane Parry announced the recipients of the Non-Profit Grants in a presentation at City Hall. Funding for these grants was funding the City received from the American Relief Plan.
Representatives from each organization were present to receive their award.
This was the second cycle of the ARPA Grants from the City of Michigan City.

For the second cycle:
There were 33 Grant Requests
22 Grant Requests were recommended and approved.
The total amount requested was $1,209,279
$579,642 of grant requests were recommended and approved.
Following is the list of non-profit organizations and the amount of the grants the organizations were awarded.

Second Cyle of Non-Profit ARPA Grants
Organization Name
Amount Recommended by
Stepping Stone Shelter for Women, Inc.
La Porte County Meals on Wheels
La Porte County Family YMCA
Jack and Shirley Lubeznik Center for the
Open Door Community Alliance, Inc.
Open Door Adolescent Health Center
Minority Health Partners of LaPorte
Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc. NFP
Salvation Army – Food Pantry
Citizens Concerned for the Homeless,
Inc. (“CCH”)
Sacred Heart Food Pantry at St. Mary
Food Bank of Northern Indiana
Dunebrook, Inc.
Essence Rare
Service League of Michigan City, Inc.
Catholic Charities
Boys & Girls Clubs of La Porte County
Hope Center
NAACP LaPorte County Branch #3061
Family Advocates
Indiana Black Expo
Home Team of La Porte County (Unity
Foundation of La Porte County)