<h1>Blog & News</h1>
January 31, 2013

Women. Girls. Central Indiana. - January 2013

by Jennifer Pope Baker

A monthly update on Women's Fund happenings from Jennifer Pope Baker, Executive Director.

January 28, 2013

Diving Into OPTIONS

by Women's Fund

Sara Richey, OPTIONS Class 13 member and Community Volunteer, shares her take on the first OPTIONS Class - from diving into a pool to peeling an orange!

January 24, 2013

Volunteer to Make a Difference: Mentor at IPS

by Women's Fund

Mentoring is an important way to build a child's confidence and success. Read for a special opportunity to volunteer as a mentor for girls at an IPS school!

January 22, 2013

Are We Standing Up to Violence?

by Abigail Coleman

Learn about the Violence Against Women Act, which was not renewed this year, what this means for domestic violence and sexual assault victims and our community, and how you can help.

January 17, 2013

My First OPTIONS Class: Laughter and Inspiration

by Women's Fund

Ali Birge, OPTIONS 13 member and Senior Vice President, Development & Finance, Pedcor Investments, shares her awe, inspiration, and amusement in meeting the women of her class on January 15.

January 16, 2013

Women’s Fund of Central Indiana Announces 2013 Advisory Board Members

by Women's Fund

Women's Fund announces new Advisory Board members: Brenda S. Horn, Anita Joshi, MD, Melina Kennedy, and Wendy V. Yerkes. Ex-Officio members Lynne Bir and Jennifer Rawe also join, and Julie Manning Magid continues as Chair and Elaine E. Bedel, CFP, as Vice Chair.

January 15, 2013

Highlights from OPTIONS 13 Welcome Event

by Women's Fund

Andrea Kleymeyer, OPTIONS Alumnae, Class 12, and Marketing Director, Indiana Design Center, shares OPTIONS Class 13 welcome event highlights and greetings for class members, whose first class is today.

January 14, 2013

Women’s Fund Donates $4,000 to Dove Recovery House Following Fire

by Women's Fund

Women’s Fund of Central Indiana donated $4,000 to Dove Recovery House last week following a January 5 fire that damaged its basement and displaced 17 residents and a staff member. The funds are being used to defray emergency expenses to allow the women to stay at an extended stay hotel while repairs are made to the House.

January 11, 2013

You Can Help Women Whose Home was Destroyed by Fire

by Abigail Coleman

Dove Recovery House, local home for women overcoming addiction and substance abuse, caught fire this week. Learn more including how you can help.

January 9, 2013

New Year! New Blogs!

by Kelly Young

The New Year offers exciting new opportunities - including some new ideas for the Women's Fund blog. Find out what we have in store for this space - and share your ideas too.

January 1, 2013

Reflecting on 2012

by Kelly Young

A look at 2012 through some great photos.

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