Representatives from Lakeside Wealth Management, a leader in financial
services in Northwest Indiana, presented Sharon Kish, President of United
Way of Porter County, with a check for $40,000 for this year’s United Way
Although Lakeside Wealth Management has been a long-time community
supporter, this is their first corporate gift to United Way of Porter
County, which is eligible for a dollar to dollar match from the Indiana
Association of United Ways.
“In my business, we are very focused on positive returns on investments and
it doesn’t get any better than a 100% return. I am thrilled to know how much
greater reach our gift will have through United Way,” said Mark Chamberlain,
Chairman and CEO of Lakeside Wealth.
“Exercising the ‘gratitude muscle’ is good for the heart, mind and soul. I'm
glad the whole team could be a part of it!” added Tim Rice, President of
Because of the company’s long-standing relationship with the Boys & Girls
Clubs of Porter County, a portion of the gift has been designated to B&G, in
addition to supporting the 37 other agencies and initiatives funded by
“We are overwhelmed by the generosity of Lakeside Wealth Management. It
makes what we do at United Way possible. It takes all of us, our corporate
partners, our agencies, our volunteers and every donor to create lasting
change in our community. Because of this gift, lives will be changed. What
an amazing kick-off for our 2013 campaign!” said Sharon Kish, President of
United Way of Porter County.
United Way of Porter County improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of
the Porter County community through financial and volunteer resource
development. United Way invests in three core strategies: Education,
Financial Stability, and Health. United Way helps over 60,000 Porter County
residents build better lives.
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