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October 28, 2010

Turning Point Helps Women Turn Away from Abuse

by Kelly Young

When one in three American women will be the victim of domestic violence in her lifetime, domestic violence is clearly is an issue that touches all of our lives in some way.


October 26, 2010

Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Little Red Door Cancer Agency

by Women's Fund

By Tanya S. Parrish, MPH, C.H.E.S. Breast cancer screening, prevention, and assistance services can be found at the Little Red Door. Screening and prevention saves lives.


October 21, 2010

Why Nonprofits Can’t Afford to Ignore Women

by Women's Fund

By: Angela E. White, CFRE Women Give 2010 brings attention to Women in Philanthropy issues.


October 19, 2010

A Week Without Violence

by Kelly Young

YWCA has deemed this week as the Week Without Violence - an opportunity to shine a light on the critical need to end violence against women. Find out what's being done locally to raise awareness of this critical issue - and learn what Women's Fund is doing through one of its core issues: Domestic Violence.


October 14, 2010

Prevail's Grant to Benefit Students in Hamilton County

by Kelly Young

Prevail, Inc received a $46,000 grant from Women’s Fund to provide education on safe relationships to students throughout Hamilton County and support young victims who have been sexually assaulted.


October 12, 2010

Children Make Memories at Community Night

by Abigail Coleman

Community Night at The Children's Museum featured fun activities and a visit of Skeletown, The Children's Museum Guild Haunted House. 680 children and over 100 adults visited from 13 Marion County community centers. The event was full of fun and laughter and is a night the children will remember.


October 9, 2010

IPL chief Ann Murtlow is 'personable' power

by Women's Fund

By: Francesca Jarosz, Indianapolis Business Journal. Women in Biz Profile of Ann Murtlow, CEO of Indianapolis Power & Light Company. An overview of her career and her current community involvement, including as Advisory Board Chair of Women's Fund of Central Indiana.


October 7, 2010

No Small Task: Grantmaking Process is Challenging but Rewarding

by Abigail Coleman

An insider's look at the grantmaking process, including how grants are decided upon and the results these grants hope to achieve.


October 6, 2010

Johnson County Nonprofits to Receive $30,000 from Women’s Fund of Central Indiana to Benefit Women and Girls

by Women's Fund

(Oct. 6 -- Indianapolis) – Women’s Fund of Central Indiana recently awarded $30,000 to two women and girl serving organizations serving Johnson County. Girls Inc. of Franklin/Johnson Co. and Turning Point Domestic Violence Services received $20,000 and $10,000, respectively.


October 6, 2010

Shelby County Nonprofits to Receive $30,000 from Women’s Fund of Central Indiana to Benefit Women and Girls

by Women's Fund

(Oct. 6 -- Indianapolis) – Women’s Fund of Central Indiana recently awarded $30,000 to two women and girl serving organizations serving Shelby County. Shelby Community Health Center and Turning Point Domestic Violence Services received $20,000 and $10,000, respectively. They were among 18 organizations awarded grants targeting central Indiana organizations focused on caregiving, domestic violence, insufficient income, health and self-development.


October 5, 2010

2010 Grants Announced

by Kelly Young

Women's Fund granted $331,000 to 18 central Indiana organizations. Find out which organizations were awarded a grant and what they plan on doing with the dollars.


October 5, 2010

Prevail, Inc. Receives $46,000 from Women’s Fund of Central Indiana

by Women's Fund

(Oct. 5 -- Indianapolis) – Prevail, Inc. was recently awarded a $46,000 grant from Women’s Fund of Central Indiana to help serve victims of crime and abuse in Hamilton County. The grant is the single largest grant Women’s Fund has made in Hamilton County. The funds will be used to provide education on safe relationships to students throughout Hamilton County and ongoing support for teens who have been sexually assaulted.


October 4, 2010

Women's Fund of Central Indiana Grants More Than $300,000 to Benefit Women and Girls in Central Indiana

by Women's Fund

(Oct. 3 -- Indianapolis) – Women’s Fund of Central Indiana announced today that its board approved grants totaling $331,000 to 18 organizations throughout central Indiana.


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