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Welcoming Fort Wayne Launches Community Plan to Improve Immigrant Inclusion

Fort Wayne, IN (January 23) – Amani Family Services in partnership with Greater Fort Wayne Inc. and Downtown Fort Wayne launched the Welcoming Fort Wayne Plan this afternoon at the Allen County Public Library-Main. The Welcoming Fort Wayne Plan is the result of participating in the Gateways for Growth Initiative, in which Amani, Greater Fort… Read more »

GFW Inc. welcomes Leadership Fort Wayne Class of 2024

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The Leadership Fort Wayne (LFW) program is officially underway for the Class of 2024. Greater Fort Wayne Inc. introduced the 60-member class this past Thursday, the forty-second and second-largest cohort since the start of the program. LFW is a nine-month program that provides an in-depth view of the Fort Wayne /… Read more »

Another Strong Year of Growth for Allen County

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Allen County celebrated another remarkable year in 2023, with over $770 million in new private investments and the successful attraction and retention of talent for the sixth consecutive year. Additionally, data from the U.S. Census Bureau showed that the county’s population growth exceeded both state and national averages, signifying a strong… Read more »

project.ME set to launch Fort Wayne’s first recovery drop-in center

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Members of the press and public are cordially invited to attend the grand opening of project.ME, the first Recovery Drop-In Center in Fort Wayne, on December 15, 2023. This milestone event will be held at 2305 Broadway, commencing at 1:00 p.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to experience a range of… Read more »

Leadership Fort Wayne celebrates 51 grads in Class of 2023

FORT WAYNE, Ind. —Yesterday, 51 individuals celebrated their graduation from the Leadership Fort Wayne (LFW) program. The graduation ceremony, part of Greater Fort Wayne Inc.’s annual LFW Alumni Breakfast, served as a milestone in the Class of 2023’s commitment to servant leadership and community trusteeship. The event honored the 41st cohort of the program since… Read more »

Metro by T-Mobile to open new location with ribbon-cutting ceremony

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Fort Wayne residents seeking cost-effective alternatives for their wireless services now have an additional option available to them as Metro by T-Mobile opens its newest location at 3909 East State Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805 The company will celebrate the grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday, Nov. 16 at 1:00… Read more »

F&M Bank to celebrate grand opening of new regional HQ

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — F&M Bank recently announced plans to celebrate the grand opening of its new regional headquarters in downtown Fort Wayne. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled to take place on Thursday, Nov. 9 at 4 p.m. at 128 W Wayne St. F&M Bank is a local independent community bank committed to helping individuals,… Read more »

Economic impact analysis of Indiana’s Air National Guard 122nd Fighter Wing

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Greater Fort Wayne Inc. recently contracted Purdue University Fort Wayne’s Community Research Institute to conduct a report detailing the direct, indirect, and induced economic impact of the Indiana Air National Guard’s 122nd Fighter Wing. The report measures the impacts of the air base within the economy of Allen County, Indiana’s 3rd… Read more »

Applications now available for Leadership Fort Wayne Class of 2024

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Applications are now available for the Leadership Fort Wayne (LFW) program’s Class of 2024. LFW is a premier program that equips and empowers participants to drive positive change in the community. Applications will be accepted through Oct. 16. LFW’s nine-month curriculum includes keynote presentations and panel discussions where local leaders address the… Read more »

Meridian Health Services celebrates growth on Lake Avenue

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Meridian Health Services is uniting its Fort Wayne team under one roof. Leaders of the “whole-person” health care provider will celebrate the growth of their Lake Avenue location with an open house from 1-3 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 16 at 2622 Lake Ave. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is slated for 1:30 p.m.… Read more »