HALF MILLION GIFTS: Fahl family, Lutheran Health each give $500,000 to new Aquatics Center

When construction is completed in 2018, the new Columbia City facility will be known as The Russel & Evelyn Fahl Aquatics Center
Staff Writer

In total, $3.4 million has been raised by organizations and local sources to cover the $4.2 million estimated costs for the Russel and Evelyn Fahl Aquatics Center, to be constructed on the site of the former Burnworth Pool. Funding by sources to date:
•Dekko Foundation - $1 million
•Bond from City of Columbia City – $1 million
•Russell and Evelyn Fahl Family - $500,000
•Lutheran Health - $500,000
•City of Columbia City - $300,000
•Community Foundation of Whitley County- $75,000
•Brick Project and Other Donations - $25,000

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