Brian Scott

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The Indianapolis Foundation Awards Nearly $1 Million To Marion County Arts, Community Center, Child Services, Other Not-For-Profits

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (September 24, 2015) – The Indianapolis Foundation board of directors approved and awarded $956,000 in grants to 16 projects and not-for-profit organizations serving Marion County residents at its September 8, 2015 board meeting. Grant requests were approved by The Indianapolis Foundation board of directors and made possible by …

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Coats Statement on Pope Francis Addressing Congress

WASHINGTON, DC – Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) today issued the following statement regarding Pope Francis’s joint address to Congress: “As one of the most consequential spiritual leaders in the world, Pope Francis has dedicated his life to serving those in need. Like Billy Graham and other religious leaders, the Pope’s …

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Danville Community Awards nominations now being accepted

DANVILLE, INDIANA (September 23, 2015) – The Greater Danville Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for its annual Community Awards. Each year, the Chamber gives awards to one winner in each of the six categories; Public Servant, Community Servant, Educator, Business Leader, Philanthropist and Chamber Member, at their annual …

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Hoosier Works Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) system will have a temporary outage this weekend – September 26th & 27th

INDIANAPOLIS (September 22, 2015) – As was previously announced earlier this month, there will be a temporary outage of the Hoosier Works Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) system this weekend – Saturday, September 26 beginning at 11:00 p.m. [EDT] – as the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) moves its …

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Hendricks County Nominations for Bicentennial Torchbearers Now Open

DANVILLE, IN (Sept. 23, 2015) –With less than a week until Hendricks County’s Bicentennial kickoff meeting, the Indiana Office of Tourism Development (IOTD) and the Hendricks County Bicentennial Committee are seeking nominations from the public for the Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay. Torchbearer nominations recognize Hoosiers who demonstrate exceptional public service, …

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Indiana Black Expo unveils powerful tobacco cessation program

INDIANAPOLIS – Featuring a series of three 30-second commercials – each profiling an African-American family devastated by tobacco use – officials representing Indiana Black Expo (IBE) today unveiled its second tobacco cessation campaign, the purpose of which is to educate and inform African American adults and youth about the dangers …

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State Campaign Committee of Educators Endorse Glenda Ritz

INDIANAPOLIS – Citing her record and demonstrated commitment to public education, the Indiana Political Action Committee for Education (I-PACE) has endorsed Glenda Ritz in her re-election bid for Indiana’s superintendent of public instruction. “I-PACE is proud to recommend Glenda Ritz for superintendent of public instruction,” said Mary Puntney, I-PACE chairwoman. …

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