Legacy Fund honors Hamilton County Family

Legacy Fund honors Hamilton County Family

CARMEL — The Crosser family has received the inaugural Celebration of Philanthropy Living Legacy Award.

It’s a new award from the Legacy Fund, an affiliate of Central Indiana Community Foundation, to honor people who impact the quality of life in Hamilton County.

Janet Crosser, Carmel — along with her son Craig Crosser and his wife Christi, and Janet’s daughter Carrie Renner and husband Scott Renner, all of Noblesville — accepted the award on behalf of the Crosser Family Foundation. Janet’s husband, the late Richard H. Crosser, started the private family foundation in Noblesville in 2001 to help youths and their families.

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Camp Crosser New Nature Center – Boys and Girls Club

Camp Crosser New Nature Center – Boys and Girls Club

Amateur botanists, entomologists, zoologist, paleontologists, and anthropologists are shining up their magnifying glasses and delving into the hidden secrets of plants, animals, bugs, and fossils at the new nature center at Camp Crosser. The 220-square foot cabin is the new home to a variety of interesting collections.

Exhibits of leaf collections, animal track displays, and skulls are the tools for the new nature study programs developed to educate and inspire our members in a hands-on environment. This summer hundreds of youth will visit the center to unfold the mysteries and secrets of Mother Nature. The rustic building is a resourceful information center for all camp visitors.

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Boys and Girls Club Keeps Serving

Boys and Girls Club Keeps Serving

Campaign helps offer youngsters opportunities

Camry Duncan said joining the Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville not only gave her something to do after school but also offers her opportunities she wouldn’t have otherwise.

Monday, the 12-year-old joined 10 other club members for a field trip to Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre in Indianapolis to see the musical, “A Christmas Carol.”

“Normally, I don’t get to go to these things. It’s my first time to a fancy restaurant,” said the Noblesville Middle School seventh-grader.

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