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Friday Success Story: Service is lifesaver for man with HIV

November 21, 2014  |  Health  |  Marion  |  Friday Success Story

The very first person referred to the Linkage to Care program was “Matthew” and the Specialist assigned to his case was eager to begin working with him. That anticipation turned into nervous anxiety after their first meeting.

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Hubbard Life-Changing Teacher Award kicks off its second year

November 20, 2014  |  Education  |  Marion  |  News Release

If you know an exceptional Indianapolis Public School teacher who has turned around the lives of one or more students and demonstrated a record of academic success, you can nominate them for the Hubbard Life-Changing Teacher Award worth $25,000.

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The IRT Launches “Exploring Stages” for Children

November 19, 2014  |  Education  |  News Release

A strategic partnership with United Way of Central Indiana, the Indianapolis Central Library and Child Care Answers will connect children and preschool programs to the theatre to see the play, while involving teachers in professional development experiences.

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Friday Success Story: Mom gets help raising friend's children

November 14, 2014  |  Health  |  Marion  |  Friday Success Story

When her best friend was murdered by her own husband, "Emily" selflessly stepped in to raise her two now motherless girls.

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Ann Murtlow comments on the Indianapolis Pre-K Program

November 11, 2014  |  Ann D. Murtlow

A statement from Ann Murtlow on the City County Council Rules & Public Policy Committee’s vote to support the Indianapolis Pre-K Program>

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Action Alert: Proposal 367

November 10, 2014  |  Education  |  Marion  |  Andrew Cullen

The proposal will create the Indianapolis Pre-K Program, funding preschool for an estimated 700 to 1,200 children annually from our most at-risk families.

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Friday Success Story: Youth adjusts after traumatic life changes

November 07, 2014  |  Education  |  Marion  |  Friday Success Story

Adolescence can be a difficult stage in a child’s life. Trying to fit in with peers and testing their independence by rebelling against parents are typical behaviors of youth as they transition from childhood to adulthood.

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IPS #48 gets fired up for reading

November 07, 2014  |  Education  |  Marion  |  Matt Cooper

Students had the opportunity to visit with firefighters, participate in reading games, and take a special book walk.

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Want a new holiday tradition?

November 05, 2014  |  Basic Needs  |  Boone  |  Hamilton  |  Hancock  |  Hendricks  |  Marion  |  Morgan  |  News Release

United Christmas Service ensures that you're helping people who need it most because the program verifies that those seeking help have not already been served by another organization.

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United Way approves $800,000 for local renovation projects

November 04, 2014  |  News Release

United Way of Central Indiana is awarding more than $800,000 to help two local human care agencies with capital renovation projects to expand services.

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Hamilton County YAR Grant Workshop

Youth as Resources will host three workshops prior to the January 30, 2015 H...

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Boone County YAR Grant Workshop

Youth as Resources will host three workshops prior to the January 16, 2015 B...

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