HCHI to discuss action steps to benefit Huntington County at Foundation Breakfast

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2012-09-27
HUNTINGTON, Ind.— At the first Foundation Breakfast of the year, the Huntington County Hometown Improvement (HCHI) will discuss its vision and its action steps to help build Huntington County.

HCHI is a volunteer organization designed to help the Huntington community grow and thrive. HCHI’s primary goal is to develop unified vision and action steps for the county based on the following five pillars: leadership, entrepreneurism, family economic success, youth and philanthropy.

The Foundation breakfast is open to the public. It will begin at 7:45 a.m. in the Habecker Dining Commons and conclude by 9 a.m. The cost of the breakfast is $7. First-time attendees eat free courtesy of Bailey-Love Mortuary.

The breakfast is held on the second Wednesday of every month during the school year. For more information, contact the Huntington University Foundation at 260-359-4069 or visit www.huntington.edu/foundation. To be added to the mailing list, contact Barb Baker at 260-359-4069 or bbaker@huntington.edu.

Since 1938, the Huntington University Foundation has assisted Huntington County residents who attend Huntington University through the annual Huntington County Grant and endowed scholarships. The foundation also supports community arts events.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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Ashley C. Smith
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Joanne Green
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