Wabash College has received a $1.7 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. The money will support the school’s Pastoral Leadership Program and allow it to continue through 2019.

“The Pastoral Leadership program prepares Indiana pastors to become influential leaders in the congregations and the communities they serve. The College is grateful for the Endowment’s ongoing commitment to this critically important work,” President Gregory Hess said.

The program will connect pastors with civic leaders to discuss education, economic development, public health and other community issues.

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