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CICF News / Family Success
December 10, 2013

CATEGORIES: Family Success, Grants, Research & News

Indianapolis' seven Centers for Working Families help low-income individuals regain their financial footing and put their families back in the black.

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November 11, 2013

CATEGORIES: Family Success, Grants, The Indianapolis Foundation

With Test Changes Looming, Indianapolis Foundation Supports “Finish Your GED in 2013” Campaign.

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April 2, 2013

CATEGORIES: College Readiness & Success, Family Success, Research & News

Recent studies show poverty is growing in the U.S. in practically every demographic. Use this interactive infographic to learn more.

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February 26, 2013

CATEGORIES: Legacy Fund, College Readiness & Success, Family Success

Created in Westfield, the Youth Assistance Program helps kids stay in school and out of trouble. With Legacy Fund's help, the program is now expanding to Noblesville in order to serve the whole county.

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February 8, 2013

CATEGORIES: Family Success, Research & News

Earned Income Tax Credits help working families, letting local taxpayers keep nearly $3 million in the last two years.

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January 29, 2013

CATEGORIES: The Indianapolis Foundation, The Glick Fund, Grants, Family Success

Expecting and parenting homeless teen mothers turn to Project Home Indy to build a better life for their children… and themselves.

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September 19, 2012

CATEGORIES: Family Success, Research & News

In the face of a staggering loss of household net worth caused by the recession, minority families have been the hardest hit. The trouble is, they had fewer economic resources to begin with.

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August 7, 2012

CATEGORIES: Community Impact, Family Success, The Indianapolis Foundation

Central Indiana programs work to provide ex-offenders with opportunities to find and keep the stable jobs they need to stay out of prison.

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July 31, 2012

CATEGORIES: Community Impact, Family Success, Grants, The Indianapolis Foundation

Southeast Community Services shifts its focus from emergency services to the wrap-around support that helps residents change their lives.

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June 14, 2012

CATEGORIES: Community Impact, Family Success

Centers for Working Families give impoverished clients the chance to dream -- and the help they need to make those dreams come true.

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April 24, 2012

CATEGORIES: The Indianapolis Foundation, Efroymson Family Fund, The Glick Fund, Family Success

40,000 adults in Marion County lack basic literacy skills and even more lack functional literacy. Leveraging volunteer manpower and adult students’ goals, Indy Reads provides free tutoring – and results.

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April 5, 2012

CATEGORIES: Family Success, The Indianapolis Foundation, Grants

Low- to moderate-income taxpayers save money and don’t have to resort to predatory preparation services anymore.

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March 21, 2012

CATEGORIES: Community Impact, Grants, Family Success

24 million children and young adults in the United States are growing up without a caring father in their lives, and they're paying a high price. But with the help of Fathers and Families Center, some young men in Indianapolis are learning to become the fathers they never had.

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December 28, 2011

CATEGORIES: Family Success, Community Impact, The Indianapolis Foundation, Grants

Project Home will be the only facility in all of Marion County that serves pregnant and homeless teenagers.

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July 7, 2011

CATEGORIES: Community Impact, Inspiring Places, Family Success

A community center designed by the community... for the community

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