Archives: Grantee Partners

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La Plaza

Mission To strengthen Central Indiana by advocating for and preparing Latino students for educational success and by connecting Latino families to health and social services. Overview Overview: La Plaza has two areas of focus: educational success of Latino students and access to essential health and social services for Latino families. Our education programs and services …

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Center for Leadership Development (CLD)

Mission The mission of the Center for Leadership Development is to foster the advancement of minority youth in Central Indiana as future professional, business and community leaders by providing experiences that encourage personal and educational attainment. Overview For 45 years, CLD has increased educational equity in central Indiana by empowering Black youth to achieve their …

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LYN House

Mission Building transformative, Christ-centered partnerships with neighbors through which economic, relational, and spiritual poverty are alleviated. Overview LYN House’s primary focus is providing services to children and youth through several programs throughout the year, including summer art enrichment camps, a winter basketball league, youth leadership/employment programming, and on-site academic and tutoring support at IPS #14, …

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Kids Dance Outreach (KDO)

Mission The mission of KDO is to positively impact the lives of all children through joyful dance programs that inspire excellence, instill confidence, encourage teamwork, and applaud persistence. Overview KDO provides accessible, high-quality dance and arts education programs to Indianapolis children. KDO’s philosophy centers on the belief that the arts have the unique power to …

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Youth Mentoring Initiative

Youth Mentoring Initiative

Mission YMI provides mentoring for students by building and sustaining a mentoring community with the highest level of service, integrity, encouragement, and empathy. Most importantly, we strive to continue cultivating our community by investing in our Youth. Overview YMI has been serving Hamilton Southeastern Schools (HSE) and the Fishers community since 2008. YMI partners with HSE schools …

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Troy School

Mission To provide the youth with the tools and education necessary to succeed. TROY would like to see all of the youth in the community receive an education. Overview TROY School is an accredited independent alternative school helping students gain an education and earn a diploma at their own pace. They believe that regardless of …

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TeenWorks, Inc.

Mission To empower teens to achieve excellence in community, college, and career. Overview In 1981, Indiana philanthropist Gene Glick founded what was then called the Pro 100 program with a simple idea – to provide teens with a summer job that would teach them the importance of self-discipline, a hard day’s work, and giving back …

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Teachers' Treasures

Teachers’ Treasures

Mission Teachers’ Treasures obtains and distributes school supplies free to teachers of students in need. Overview Teachers’ Treasures, the “Free Store for Teachers,” helps at-risk children get the materials they need to succeed in school by providing teachers with donated educational supplies for use in their classroom. Teachers’ Treasures serves more than 5,900 teachers in …

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