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People and places

Volunteers needed

H.O.P.E. for Animals will have a volunteer orientation for those interested in volunteering at 11 a.m. Aug. 2 at 1333 Maycrest Drive. For information, call 440-8893 or for an application email

Reunion set

Carroll High School class of 1984 will have its reunion at 3 p.m. Aug. 2 at Tami (Rice) Fingerle’s home in Churubusco. Cost is $12 per person in advance and $15 at event. To register or for information, email Janet (Schreiber) Ashley at jtashley​ or call 260-410-6155.


• Miss Indiana Teen USA Zoe Parker of Fort Wayne will compete for the title of Miss Teen USA 2014 on Aug. 2. The competition will stream live at 8 p.m. on www.miss​

• Paul Barker won Korte Does It All’s spring giveaway and opted for the $300 check, in which he donated to the Shriners organization.

• Allen County high school students Maggie Blackwell, Sophia Lahey and Mackenzie Riley were selected as the 2014-15 Rotary International Exchange Students. Blackwell from Bishop Dwenger will travel to Turkey; Lahey from Carroll High School will travel to Denmark; and Riley from Wayne New Tech Academy will travel to Germany.

Giving back

• The Rotary Club of Fort Wayne and Faegre Baker Daniels installed a Little Free Library at the playground in Lions Park, located at Carew Street and Hazelwood Avenue. The free-standing library is a take a book, return a book concept.

• The Carriage House in Fort Wayne received $23,000 from the 100+ Women Who Care Fort Wayne.