Meet Your Local Not-For-Profits
The October 28th, 2017 Concerts for a Cause event supported the Indianapolis Art Center's Youth Programs. The IAC provides outreach programs such as ArtReach, an education program for children ages 5-18 living in underserved areas of Indianapolis. This free after school and summer studio art program serves approximately 1,000 youth at 26 sites annually. Along with ArtReach, other IAC youth programs include Smart (Supportive Mentoring through ART), Smart+, Insider Art, and the Teen Art Council. The IAC also provides youth and teen programs that educate young artists using high-quality art instruction and state-of-the-art studios. The classes strive to foster a positive and nurturing artistic community.
For more information on the Indianapolis Art Center's Youth Programs, visit http://www.indplsartcenter.org/.
CFAC Gives $6,000 to the IAC and $2,000 to Songwriting For Soldiers | October 28th, 2017
The July 8th, 2017 Concerts for a Cause event supported the Indy Thunder Beep Baseball team. Indy Thunder is a baseball team for the blind and visually impaired adults. Thanks to the support and donations from CFAC, Indy Thunder is now back-to-back NBBA world champions for the 2016 and 2017 seasons!
Indy Thunder is an organization that is dedicated to helping blind and visually-impaired individuals participate in an organized sport. This organization aims to educate the community about the abilities of these individuals, and to strengthen mental and physical confidence through a bond between the sighted and the visually impaired. Fundraisers assist Indy Thunder with attending the World Series and other regional tournaments.
For more information about the Indy Thunder Beep Baseball team, visit http://www.thunderbeepball.org/.