Archives: Grantee Partners

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Teach For America (TFA)

Mission TFA finds, develops, and supports a diverse network of leaders who expand opportunity for children from classrooms, schools, and every sector and field that shapes the broader systems in which schools operate. Overview TFA recruits, develops, and supports equity-minded systems leaders so they can transform education and expand opportunity with children, starting in the …

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Southeast Community Services (SECS)

Mission Working together to serve, strengthen and support neighbors in southeast Indianapolis. Overview SECS entire organization operates as a Center for Working Families (CWF), providing low-income, working families with services across four areas: financial literacy and coaching, employment and career advancement, education coaching, and income and barrier busting support. The organization has been facilitating a …

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School on Wheels (SOW)

Mission SOW’s mission is to provide one-on-one tutoring and educational advocacy for school-aged children impacted by homelessness. SOW’s vision is to equip these children with the educational tools necessary to achieve success in life and break the cycle of homelessness. Overview SOW provides in-school, shelter-based, and academic enrichment programs that address the unique educational needs …

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Reach For Youth (RFY)

Mission RFY provides second chances for Central Indiana’s youth and teens through prevention, intervention and counseling. Overview For over 47 years, RFY has been a leader in providing family-focused services. Mental health counseling is at the core of all services and offered in conjunction with a continuum of positive youth development and prevention services that …

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Project Azul (PA)

Mission PA provides individuals with the flexible training and financial assistance needed to transition from unemployment or underemployment into full-time positions offering higher wages, access to benefits, and a pathway to career advancement. Overview PA’s major focus is its Workforce Development Training Program which prepares individuals for high-demand jobs in the logistics/warehousing industry in Central …

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ProAct

Mission To stand in the gap for vulnerable populations while empowering youth to actively transform their communities. Overview Founded in 2010, ProAct brings together organizations in the city – helping groups cross social, racial, and economic boundaries – through meaningful, human-centered service projects and social equity training. Providing innovative and unique programs and services to …

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Playworks Education Energized

Mission Playworks’ mission is to improve the health and well-being of children by increasing opportunities for physical activity and safe, meaningful play. Overview Playworks helps kids stay active and build valuable social and emotional skills through play. The organization provides a continuum of services to provide support for schools, educators, and youth professionals to sustain …

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Martin Luther King Multi-Service Center (MLK Center)

Mission To create a meaningful impact on the lives of those served, through quality, multi-generational programs that build community, invest in youth, empower families, advocate for neighbors, and provide a peaceful space to connect. Overview MLK Center is the designated community center serving the Mid-North area of Indianapolis, including Crown Hill, Butler-Tarkington, Meridian-Kessler, and Mapleton-Fall …

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Mission 25

Mission To provide shelter to the homeless, to assist them in obtaining and keeping a job, to provide classes on budgeting, self-sufficiency, nutrition, parenting, and self-esteem to enable clients to become fully functioning members of the community. Overview Mission 25 provides the following programs and services to meet their mission of providing a pathway for …

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