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Ross Foundation Community Efforts in the News for 2018 and early 2019

April 3, 2019

The Indianapolis news media captured many of our community efforts in 2018 and early 2019. In reflection, here are some of the highlights (just the ones the news picked up). Stay tuned for a summary of ALL the community events we held in 2018.

 

Man hopes to change, improve east side neighborhood after recent crimes

Jan 23, 2018 

https://www.wishtv.com/news/man-hopes-to-change-improve-east-side-neighborhood-after-recent-crimes/1096636285

 

Community groups work to reduce east-side crime

Feb 16, 2018

https://www.wishtv.com/top-video/community-groups-work-to-reduce-east-side-crime/1096598004

 

Indy group's leader works with BET, Google to fight crime

Jun 22, 2018

https://www.wishtv.com/news/local-news/indy-group-s-leader-works-with-bet-google-to-fight-crime/1257029794

 

Peace march planned to honor young lives lost to violence

Jun 29, 2018

https://www.wishtv.com/news/local-news/peace-march-planned-to-honor-young-lives-lost-to-violence/1274319125

 

Hundreds walk east side streets for peace

June 30, 2018

https://www.wishtv.com/news/local-news/hundreds-walk-east-side-streets-for-peace/1276139386?fbclid=IwAR00tvSblEDD2869R1Hj2snQNDQQHm8cqmMzE0X87e6E4qGBMXd2CgSZ3UA

 

Ross Foundation created to help Indy neighborhood: ‘It takes the community to save the community’

July 18, 2018

https://fox59.com/2018/07/18/ross-foundation-created-to-help-indy-neighborhood-it-takes-the-community-to-save-the-community/

 

Mayor Hogsett announces $300,000 in community poverty, crime fighting grants

August 1, 2018

https://fox59.com/2018/08/01/mayor-hogsett-announces-300000-in-community-poverty-crime-fighting-grants/

 

Indy group hopes to turn the tide on east side violence

Sep 05, 2018

https://www.theindychannel.com/news/local-news/indianapolis/indy-group-hopes-to-turn-the-tide-on-east-side-violence

 

Muncie recruits Indy leader to share anti-violence model to combat crime

Sep 25, 2018

https://www.theindychannel.com/news/local-news/delaware-county/muncie-recruits-indy-leader-to-share-anti-violence-model-to-combat-crime

 

Far east side community rallies around vandalized grocery store

Feb 09, 2019

https://www.wishtv.com/news/local-news/far-east-side-community-rallies-around-vandalized-grocery-store/1768471839

 

Indianapolis man issues a call-to-action to clear trash at east side business

Feb 19, 2019

https://www.theindychannel.com/news/local-news/indianapolis-man-issues-a-call-to-action-to-clear-trash-at-east-side-business

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