The Legacy Guild, a local nonprofit, announced it recently awarded $215,000 in college scholarships to 86 students living in Lyons Township District 204 who have had a parent die while being raised in the area. Each Legacy Guild Scholar was awarded a $2,500 scholarship renewable for up to four years of undergraduate college – a commitment of up
Jennifer and John Conroyd and Phil and Annmarie Fornaro, all of La Grange, celebrate and support scholars. The Legacy Guild's annual fundraiser raises $150,000 for students in the Lyons Township High School area who have lost a parent. For more information read the full article here.
The local community once again rallied to support each other and area college students at the Legacy Guild's Big Spring Event, held on February 23, 2019. The Legacy Guild raised more than $150,000 net for the Legacy Guild Scholars program. Thanks to the overwhelming generosity and support of so many, The Legacy Guild has now provided nearly $673,500 in
78 students living in Lyons Township District 204 have received scholarships from The Legacy Guild.
The Legacy Guild will host The Big Spring Event 2018 on Feb. 24 at FitzGerald’s Nightclub in Berwyn to benefit students who have lost a parent. The fundraiser, featuring Midwest cover band Mike & Joe, will be from 7 p.m. to midnight on the main stage at FitzGerald’s, 6615 Roosevelt Road. For more information read
The Legacy Guild awarded $187,500 in college scholarships to 75 students living in Lyons Township High School District 204 who had a parent die while being raised in the area, according to a news release from the organization.
Jacob Ptak, with his mother, Donna Ptak, attend the scholar luncheon sponsored by The Legacy Guild. Jacob Ptak's father never saw him graduate from high school. After being diagnosed with tonsil cancer just as Jacob was starting his freshman year at Lyons Township High School, Roman Ptak, a factory worker and Polish immigrant,
Ed Carr of La Grange receives the Bill Purcell Spirit of the Legacy Guild Volunteer of the Year Award. The Legacy Guild ushered in spring in style — with a concert worthy of their cause. On Feb. 28, the group hosted its third annual Big Spring Event at Fitzgerald's Nightclub in Berwyn. In
2014-2015 Legacy Guild Scholars The Legacy Guild, a La Grange-area not-for-profit, has announced its second class of Legacy Guild Scholars. Twenty-three scholarships – $2,175 each for a total of $50,025 awarded this year – have been presented to students living in Lyons Township District 204 who have had a parent die while being
The Legacy Guild, a La Grange-area not-for-profit formed last year, announced it is now accepting applications for college scholarships from area students who have lost a parent. Eligible students must submit an online application at www.TheLegacyGuild.com by Friday, March 15, 2013. High school seniors and college students are eligible if they live in Lyons Township