April, 2020

O’Neill grad students put classroom lessons to work for communities

By Leslie Wells, assistant director of communications, O’Neill School at IUPUI As two teenage girls stood before the Batesville, Indiana, City Council, they waited to make their case for funding. The Batesville Mayor’s Youth Council had received $5,000 through the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority’s (ICHDA) My Community, My Vision grant program (MCMV). If […]

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How do women give of their time, talent, treasure and testimony?

By Abby Rolland, communications project manager at the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy For more than a decade, the Women’s Philanthropy Institute (WPI) has conducted research to answer this question. Known for its studies that specifically focus on gender and giving, the institute doesn’t just report on the findings, but incorporates practical perspectives and applications […]

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