The Laura Hare Charitable Trust

Enhancing Indiana’s natural environment through preservation and stewardship.

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Mission

The mission of the Laura Hare Charitable Trust is to enhance Indiana’s natural environment through preservation and stewardship of ecologically significant natural areas and the promotion of environmental education, stewardship and awareness initiatives.

Land Acquisition

Columbia Mine Preserve

Nearest Town: Oakland City

Environmental Restoration

Eagle Marsh Habitat Enhancement

Nearest Town: Ft. Wayne

Environmental Education

Bean Blossom Bottoms Educational Trail

Nearest Town: Elletsville

Dr. Laura Hare was a medical doctor by profession and a naturalist and conservationist by avocation. She loved nature in all of its forms - birds, mammals, and insects and wrote her PhD thesis from the University of Chicago on termites prior to going on to get her medical degree.

About Dr. Hare

The service area of the Laura Hare Charitable Trust is focused in the State of Indiana. Grants are awarded to eligible not-for-profit organizations with a record of environmental protection, preservation, stewardship, and education.

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