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Making A Difference In Central Indiana

What are we working on in your community? More inviting places, and friendlier faces. Better neighborhoods to live, work, and play.

A new century of philanthropy: $1 million giveaway in surprise grants
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Introducing CICF's Ben Franklin Funds
An exciting new way to leave a powerful legacy!
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Stories of Change

CICF funds and foundations work every day to improve lives near you. Here are some of our stories.

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The Indianapolis Foundation Awards $1 Million in Surprise Gifts at 100th Anniversary Gala
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Efroymson Family Fund awards 100 percent of original gift in grants
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