We're in this together.

Promise Indiana Porter County is a collaboration between many organizations and individuals working together to ensure every student has early experiences, champions, and support from our community to pursue education beyond high school.

Local Leadership

Robert Wanek

Valparaiso Family YMCA

President & CEO

Sue Hord

Valparaiso Family YMCA

Promise Coordinator

Bill Higbie

Porter County Community Foundation

President and CEO

Statewide Team

Promise Indiana Baugo is a site of Indiana Youth Institute’s statewide Promise Indiana program. The IYI team supports local leadership in Baugo.

Phil Maurizi

Promise Indiana Director