Alumna Grace Groner ‘31 gives $7 million to Lake Forest College

Alumna Grace Groner ‘31 gives $7 million to Lake Forest College

The Chicago Tribune chronicled on March 5 how Grace Groner ‘31 turned a $180 investment made in 1935 into a $7 million gift to fund internships and study abroad programs for students. Several other news outlets then picked up the story, including the Associated Press, Wall Street Journal,  Los Angeles Times,  ”World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer,” “Good Morning America,” Christian Science MonitorChicago Sun-Times, and the Huffington Post.