LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - The United Way of Greater Lafayette has reached 40 percent ofits campaign goal so far this year.
The organization has raised more than $2 million, but wants toreach $5 million by the November 19 deadline.
The United Way of Greater Lafayette supports health and humanservice programs at 23 agencies.
This year's theme is "United starts with U."
Donations are needed for Food Finders Food Bank to aim at matching a grant that would match funds up to $20,000.
The economy has had its ups and downs in the past, but there is promising news for West Central Indiana in 2014. Experts are predicting economic growth next year.
An Indianapolis man who pleaded guilty to bank robbery in which an accomplice was fatally shot by the FBI has been sentenced to 10.5 years in prison.