Philanthropic, civic and government leaders will gather November 14, 2013, to celebrate the generosity of Hamilton County.
The Indianapolis Foundation, an affiliate of the Central Indiana Community Foundation, and the Foundation’s Library Fund awarded more than $1.1 million in grants and awards to 57 not-for-profits and libraries serving Marion County on September 10, 2013.
Over $1.8 million will be shared by 43 Indianapolis-area not-for-profits to stem violent crime.
Several organizations, including CICF and Efroymson Family Fund announced matching gifts during the event.
Special funding will support City’s efforts to engage the community in finding short-term, low-cost solutions to stem this summer’s violent crimes.
Grants will support programs designed to secure and maintain basic needs including adequate access to nutrition, independence, education, engagement and healthier aging.
Applications available at cicf.org; Funds will support programs providing services for youth prevention and juvenile and adult offenders
The fellows are being honored at a private reception on June 13 at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The recipients were among 265 artists who submitted applications.
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Indianapolis readers are invited to join those in Cologne, Germany for "One Book, Two Cities", a first-of-its-kind shared reading campaign that continues through February 2014 as part of the Sister City relationship between the two international cities.
Holiday Giving Catalog
Many people choose to make charitable gifts during this time of year as a way to participate in the spirit of the holidays. Charitable giving at the holidays - or anytime - should be a joyous activity and central Indiana has many opportunities to consider.