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November 23, 2010

Power of Girls is Inspiring and Transformational

by Deanna Gonzales

The tenth Power of Girls program event inspired all involved through hands-on opportunities to learn about healthy relationships, help address domestic violence through philanthropy, and more. Read 5-year staff member Deanna Gamoian's take on her first experience with the event.


November 18, 2010

What Rain Can't Damper

by Abigail Coleman

60 OPTIONS Alumnae gathered to reconnect and learn about current happenings in the community, including the work of Project Home Indy.


November 16, 2010

Media and Me (and my daughter)

by Kelly Young

Knowing that the typical American girl uses media of some kind for over 5 hours a day, this mom decided to volunteer with Girls Inc. for its Media & Me program. Together they learned what's real and not real in the media.


November 11, 2010

Honoring Female Veterans

by Abigail Coleman

On Veterans Day, we honor the service of men and women to our country. There are some special things to know about female veterans.


November 11, 2010

Your Giving, Your Legacy

by Jennifer Pope Baker

Inside Indiana Business Perspectives Article: Providing tips on how to think about your philanthropy and creating a giving plan to have give meaningfully and with purpose.


November 9, 2010

Money Sense for Children

by Women's Fund

By: Elaine E. Bedel, CFP Teach your children these three important lessons of money management: SAVE for your future; SPEND appropriately; and SHARE for the greater good of others and your community.


November 4, 2010

A Conversation Seven Years Ago Becomes a Beautiful Home for Pregnant Teens

by Kelly Young

Project Home Indy is opening a home for pregnant and parenting homeless teens, to meet a demand that is greater than what is available in central Indiana.


November 4, 2010

2010 WOMAN OF INFLUENCE: Jennifer Pope Baker

by Women's Fund

By: Sam Stall, Indianapolis Business Journal. Jennifer Pope Baker receives the Indianapolis Business Journal's 2010 Women of Influence award. As director of Women’s Fund of Central Indiana (a special interest fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation), Baker has awarded grants to dozens of innovative central Indiana programs supporting women and girls.


November 4, 2010

Jennifer Pope Baker '89 and Myrta Pulliam Named 'Women of Influence'

by Women's Fund

DePauw University News. Jennifer Pope Baker, Women's Fund Director, and Myrta Pulliam, Women's Fund Advisory Board Member, receive the Indianapolis Business Journal's 2010 Women of Influence Award.


November 2, 2010

Vote: Our Right and Responsibility

by Abigail Coleman

Today is Election Day, a day when many Americans exercise their right to vote. It's hard to imagine that a mere 91 years ago women could not vote. In 1920, the 19th Amendment passed and this changed, paving the way for other big changes to the status of women.


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