The R.K. Laros Foundation Announces 2016 Grant Awards

The R.K.Laros Foundation announces the following grants awarded in 2016; The Bach Choir of Bethlehem $15,000 for the acquisition of an Acoustical Choir Shell to be used at the annual Bach Choir Festival in Packer Chapel at Lehigh University, The Bethlehem Area Public Library $28,766 for the addition of a security gate in the newly opened Children's Room, Lehigh Valley Children's Centers $3,000 for renovations necessary to expand classroom space at their Southside Bethlehem center, Moravian College for the establishment of a Community Health Room honoring longtime Laros Board member, the Rev. Gordy Mowrer in their planned Health Sciences Building and the National Museum of Industrial History $20,000 for exhibit construction of textile related interpretations.

 Moravian College President Bryon Grigsby with R.K. Laros Trustees Laurie Gostley Hackett, Ron Donchez and George Mowrer

Moravian College President Bryon Grigsby with R.K. Laros Trustees Laurie Gostley Hackett, Ron Donchez and George Mowrer

 R.K.Laros Vice Chair with NMIH Executive Director Amy Hollander and Laros Trustees Robert Bilheimer and Diane Donaher

R.K.Laros Vice Chair with NMIH Executive Director Amy Hollander and Laros Trustees Robert Bilheimer and Diane Donaher

 R.K. Laros Executive Director Sharon Zondag at Bethlehem Area Public Library with Head of Youth Services Dana Roy and BAPL Executive Director Josh Berk

R.K. Laros Executive Director Sharon Zondag at Bethlehem Area Public Library with Head of Youth Services Dana Roy and BAPL Executive Director Josh Berk

 Bach Choir presentation with R.K. Laros  Executive Director Sharon Zondag, Bach Choir Executive Director Bridget George and Laros Trustee Ron Donchez

Bach Choir presentation with R.K. Laros  Executive Director Sharon Zondag, Bach Choir Executive Director Bridget George and Laros Trustee Ron Donchez

 R.K. Laros Trustee Ron Madison at Lehigh Valley Children's Centers in Bethlehem with VP Development Debra Lamb, Center Director Joselyn Blanco-Padilla and Laros Foundation Executive Director Sharon Jones Zondag 

R.K. Laros Trustee Ron Madison at Lehigh Valley Children's Centers in Bethlehem with VP Development Debra Lamb, Center Director Joselyn Blanco-Padilla and Laros Foundation Executive Director Sharon Jones Zondag