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Cedar Lake Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation

 

Louisville, KY (April 14, 2016) — The Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) Foundation has awarded a $3,500 grant to Cedar Lake that will support the organization’s Indigent Care Endowment, which ensures that all those supported by Cedar Lake have a life of abundant possibilities despite the lack of government funding or who have no family to support those needs. Using funds from the Indigent Care Endowment, the Cedar Lake Foundation supports 50 individuals a year in the amount of $500,000.

Kathy, a person supported at Cedar Lake, can experience a rich culture at the Frazier Museum thanks to the indigent care program.

Representing the MDRT Foundation, Terry Fenwick, Cedar Lake Foundation, INC. board member and MDRT sponsor, presented the award to Cedar Lake at the organization’s Annual Employee Awards Banquet on Wednesday, April 13th, 2016.

Through its global grants programs, the MDRT Foundation is committed to building stronger families and communities around the globe. This year, the MDRT Foundation will award nearly $1 million in MDRT member-endorsed grants to more than 100 charitable organizations worldwide.

For more information about Cedar Lake, call (502) 495-4946 or go to www.cedarlake.org.

About Cedar Lake:

Cedar Lake is the region’s largest non-profit care provider for adults with intellectual and development disabilities. Cedar Lake operates in Jefferson, Oldham and Henry counties, has 40 properties, and supports 260 people with a staff of 430. Supports range from 24/7 support for the most medically fragile, to intermittent support for those who live independently. For more information about Cedar Lake, call (502) 495-4946 or go to www.cedarlake.org.

About the MDRT Foundation:

The MDRT Foundation was created in 1959 to provide MDRT members with a means to give back to their communities. Since its inception, the Foundation has donated more than $30 million in more than 70 countries throughout the world and in all 50 U.S. states. These funds were raised by MDRT members and industry partners. For more information, visit mdrtfoundation.org.

About MDRT:

Founded in 1927, the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals®, is a global, independent association of more than 43,000 of the world’s leading life insurance and financial services professionals from more than 500 companies in 67 countries. MDRT members demonstrate exceptional professional knowledge, strict ethical conduct and outstanding client service. MDRT membership is recognized internationally as the standard of excellence in the life insurance and financial services business.

For more information, visit mdrt.org.