From Incarceration to Rehabilitation: Behavioral Health Court’s Mission

Who would you say is the largest mental health provider in Indiana? The answer is not a hospital or healthcare provider – shockingly, it’s the Indiana Department of Correction. Across Indiana, people with mental illness...

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Tangram Paves the Way for David and Keith’s Independence

Can you remember how it felt when you took that first big step towards independence and moved out on your own – cooking your first meal, establishing new routines and figuring out how to juggle...

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Serving our Country to Serving our Community: Joseph Phillips’ story

Joseph Phillips spent most of his adult life serving our country in the U.S. Army, and today, he enjoys the full benefits of retirement after 20 years of military service. However, halfway through his career,...

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Big Announcements from The BIG Kickoff!

The countdown to United Way of Central Indiana’s 100th birthday is officially on! What better way to start this exciting chapter than with The BIG Kickoff? Thanks in part to the Indianapolis Colts, we celebrated...

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United Way of Central Indiana and the Indianapolis Colts Draw a Big Crowd to Monument Circle for the 2017 BIG Kickoff

INDIANAPOLIS –  Today, United Way of Central Indiana celebrated its 100th birthday in a big way at the 2017 BIG Kickoff with the Indianapolis Colts on Monument Circle. This community event brought hundreds of people...

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United Way Announces Grants to Create More than 160 High-Quality Pre-K Seats for Children from Low-Income Families in Central Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS – United Way of Central Indiana (UWCI) today announced it has awarded capacity-building grants totaling $269,511 to 12 early learning providers in Central Indiana. The grants will enable high-quality programs in seven areas with...

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TOCQUEVILLE SPOTLIGHT: Reflections from John Lechleiter

John Lechleiter, Ph.D., may be best known as CEO of Eli Lilly and Company, a global, Fortune 500 pharmaceutical company based in Indianapolis. But his philanthropic efforts, along with his wife, Sarah, will have ripple...

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Going the Extra Mile – our Women of Tocqueville

Educating and Inspiring women of influence to take action and impact public policies for our community     “Two thumbs up,” shouted Governor Eric Holcomb to a class of preschool children who were special guests...

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COLTS, UNITED WAY TO HOST BIG KICKOFF SEPT. 8 FOR FANS AND COMMUNITY SUPPORTERS

Monument Circle event marks start of football and United Way of Central Indiana’s 100th Anniversary   INDIANAPOLIS– On Friday, September 8 at 11 a.m., the Indianapolis Colts will team up with United Way of Central...

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United Way of Central Indiana and Duke Energy Sign Strategic Partnership, Strengthen Relationship and Impact on the Community

Duke Energy Indiana President Melody Birmingham-Byrd and United Way of Central Indiana President and CEO Ann Murtlow sign strategic partnership agreement at the United Way Board Retreat   INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Duke Energy and United...

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