For more information about the program, visit www.memorialcoliseum.com.The Staehle Foundation, administered through the PNC Charitable Trust, has awarded Allen County Education Partnership a $3,000 grant to support the agency's literacy programming.The Build-A-Bear Workshop Huggable Heroes program is accepting nominations for ages 8 to 18. Ten Huggable Heroes will each receive $10,000 which includes an educational scholarship, a donation to a charity of their choice, and a mentoring scholarship to support their charitable entrepreneurships.
Each Huggable Hero also will be paired with a mentor through the Jefferson Awards Globechangers system for a year in order to develop valuable skills for writing business plans, networking and fundraising.
Nominations will be accepted through the website www.buildabear.com/huggableheroes or by mail until Feb. 28. Nomination forms are also available at Build-A-Bear Workshop stores.Elder Law Attorney Steve Hagen will will speak about Medicaid planning, wills and estates at 7 p.m. Feb. 7 at Avalon Village, 200 Kingston Circle. Admission is free.Radion station WBCL's Share 2013 is running now through Friday. WBCL staff and volunteers will take calls 6 a.m.-7 p.m. now through Friday at 1-877-745-9090. Online pledges are accepted at www.wbcl.org.
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