The Heritage Days steering committee has named Pathfinder Services, Inc. as the 2016 Heritage Days sponsor. Pathfinder has served Huntington County for 50 years in 2016, and is sponsoring Heritage Days as part of the celebration.
Huntington’s 53rd Heritage Days will take place Wednesday, June 15 through Sunday, July 19. The theme is Indiana Celebrating 200 Years in honor of the 200th birthday of the state on December 11, 2016.
Pathfinder Services, Inc. is a not-for-profit human services organization based in Huntington, where it was founded in 1966. In addition to Huntington County, Pathfinder Services also has office locations in Allen, Marshall, Wabash and Whitley Counties. Pathfinder Services, Inc. envisions a community in which all people are valued and accepted and have control over their own destinies.
Gene Snowden, then State Representative, helped form the beginnings of what would become Pathfinder Services. It has grown into a multi-faceted organization under the direction of its leadership. The president is John Niederman, who assumed his position in1985. For more information about Pathfinder Services and its history, visit their website at www.pathfinderservices.org.