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Lilly Endowment Inc. Awards Three-Year Grant to Indiana Campus Compact

Funding will help college students connect with their communities, discover their role as change-makers, and continue these efforts in Indiana communities beyond graduation. INDIANAPOLIS – Lilly Endowment Inc. has awarded a three-year $900,000 grant to Indiana Campus Compact, a partnership of 44 institutions of higher education representing 70 campuses throughout the state committed to preparing college students to advance the public good in their communities. This funding will begin in July and will enable Indiana Campus Compact to create and support programs that prepare college students as the next generation of civic leaders and community-minded workforce for the state of…

Make someone’s day – or year!

Know someone on your campus who is changing their community? Find out how we’ve made it easier for you to honor them. By Angela Cain “She leads with her heart and has “servant” in her bones.” I was honored to read that line, recently, from a script describing a young college student, and it unexpectedly choked me up and brought tears to my eyes. It was at the 2019 Awards Gala which took place during the Service Engagement Summit, from Indiana Campus Compact, in February. I was emceeing the Gala. During that moment, I was reading the nomination for the…

Indiana Campus Compact Announces 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Status

Indiana Campus Compact Prepares College and University Students to Advance the Public Good in their Communities Indiana Campus Compact Student Nominees for the Richard J. Wood Award Indianapolis, IN – Indiana Campus Compact is proud to announce its designation by the Internal Revenue Service as a public charity with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. With this new designation, Indiana Campus Compact can broaden its access to resources and strengthen its ability to serve institutions of higher education and their community partners across the state of Indiana. “Obtaining 501(c)(3) status is a major milestone…