Connecting with Community

A midnight decision results in decades of service to youth, community

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Dave Vahle was 23 years old when he got drafted to serve in Germany. Instead of feeling a sense of duty, he felt desperation.Read more

Helping foster children find forever homes

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It's a growing problem in our community: children being uprooted and forced into foster care, starting fresh at a young age with people they often don't know. An agency...Read more

Gleaners rolls out new program sending produce to other food pantries

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Gleaners has rolled out a new program to pass out produce to other pantries.Read more


Mother fights to get life back after meth addiction

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She would not let a life of losses, disappointments and addiction keep her down.Read more

Connecting with Community: Junior Achievement Job Spark Expo

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Thousands of 8th graders from around Indianapolis are getting the chance to check out a massive job fair at the state fairgrounds It gives them a jump start on figuring...Read more

Non-profit helps Indianapolis residents achieve dream of home ownership

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For more than 25 years, a group in Indianapolis has been helping Hoosiers accomplish one of the biggest goals of adulthood - buying a home.Read more

Connecting with Community: Ruth Lilly Women and Children's Center

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Last year, the Ruth Lilly Women and Children's Center helped nearly 2,400 people by giving them and their families a safe place to stay, three square meals a day, new...Read more

Dayspring Center helping tackle problem of family homelessness in Indianapolis

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On any given night, more than 3,000 children are homeless in Indianapolis. For some of them, Dayspring Center becomes home while their families rebuild their lives.Read more

Connecting with Community: Best Buddies Indiana

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Making friends isn't the easiest thing to do. Best Buddies Indiana is changing that in some area schools.Read more