HU Foundation Breakfast to highlight 2017 U.S. and state legislative sessions

HUNTINGTON, Ind. — The May 10th Huntington University Foundation breakfast will feature U.S. Congressman Jim Banks, Indiana State Senator Andy Zay and Indiana State Representative Dan Leonard as they discuss highlights from the 2017 legislative session.

“I hope you can join us for the last HU Foundation breakfast meeting for this school year. You won’t want to miss hearing our local representatives discuss recent state and national legislative highlights,” stated Holly Sale, Foundation president.

The May Foundation Breakfast will take place at the Habecker Dining Commons with breakfast beginning at 7:45 a.m., the program starting at 8:00 a.m. and concluding by 9:00 a.m. The Foundation Breakfast is held on the second Wednesday of each month, October through May, and is open to the public. The cost of the breakfast is $10, a portion of which helps to support local area students attending HU through the Huntington County Grant. First-time attendees eat free courtesy of Bailey-Love Mortuary.

Reservations are requested for the breakfast, but not required. For more information or to RSVP, contact Barb Baker at (260) 359-4069 or

Since 1938, the Huntington University Foundation has assisted Huntington County residents who attend Huntington University through the annual Huntington County Grant and endowed scholarships. Learn more about the foundation’s history and ways to support its goals at

Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution a “Best Midwestern College.” Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).