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June 27, 2013


by Kristen Merritt

This week at the Women's Fund Workshop, read about who has finished their pianos, what food has been a source of bonding, and featured artists, Cathy Morris and Sara Pugh

June 25, 2013

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

by Abigail Coleman

Child care challenges, limited options, and expenses that often come with quality care cause many parents (especially working mothers) to be "between a rock and a hard place".

June 20, 2013

12 Days to Go...

by Kristen Merritt

The countdown of the artists' last days in the Women's Fund Workshop is short, as only 12 days remain. This week, meet Ash Robinson, Megan Kirby, and Charity Counts and see photos of their fabulous work.

June 18, 2013

Girls Can Be CEOs, Astronauts and Moms

by Kelly Young

NASA just announced their latest selection of astronauts and four of the eight are women. I'm so glad their graduating commencement speaker didn't tell them not to be a CEO. Find out who said that, the conversations it has sparked and why this blogger believe girls can be CEOs, astronauts and moms.

June 13, 2013

A Study in Opposites

by Kristen Merritt

GO Ahead & Play features artists of many types! This week, meet JanettMarie and Annette Marino.

June 10, 2013

Visiting a Center Where Neighbors Help Neighbors

by Julie Koegel

Julie K. Koegel, Grants Officer for Women's Fund of Central Indiana, shares some information about a recent visit to Southeast Community Services, where the group learned more about a program designed to break the cycle of crime and self-sufficiency among female ex-offenders.

June 6, 2013

A Summer Must: Meet Piano #12 (and its artist Angie Brooks)

by Abigail Coleman

Piano #12: a personality of its own. Meet #12, learn about this GO Ahead & Play piano's journey from the Eckel family home to the Women's Fund Workshop, and learn about the artist transforming #12 for public display.

June 4, 2013

Changing the Conversation about Rape – What parents need to do to protect their children from being raped or becoming a rapist

by Women's Fund

Anita M. Carpenter and Karen A. Duncan, Indiana Coalition Against Sexual Assault, share a special feature blog on the depth, pervasiveness, and complexity of rape culture within our society. Learn about this issue among teens and young adults, including victim blaming and the role of social media, and read steps of how parents can take deliberate measures to help prevent rape from occurring.

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