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CHIP — “CICF, Hogsett seek $4M fund to provide wraparound services to formerly homeless”
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CHIP — “CICF, Hogsett seek $4M fund to provide wraparound services to formerly homeless”

Hayleigh Colombo, Indianapolis Business Journal, January 31 2019 The Central Indiana Community Foundation on Thursday announced that it will seek to raise $4 million for a fund to provide supportive services to…

Overdose Lifeline — “Drug users can now test if fentanyl is in the drugs they are using, before injection”
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Overdose Lifeline — “Drug users can now test if fentanyl is in the drugs they are using, before injection”

You can obtain Fentanyl strips through the Overdose Lifeline. A program that Justin Phillips founded in 2014, after her 20-year-old son Aaron, died from an opioid overdose.

JCRC — “Central Indiana Jewish community ‘appalled’ after synagogue shooting”
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JCRC — “Central Indiana Jewish community ‘appalled’ after synagogue shooting”

The attack on Squirrel Hills is a hate crime. The JCRC condemns in the strongest possible terms the horrific attack on Jewish-Americans that happened today inside the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.

JCRC — Floyd County police investigating swastika graffiti at Azalea Hills
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JCRC — Floyd County police investigating swastika graffiti at Azalea Hills

"Floyd County police investigating swastika graffiti at Azalea Hills," Elizabeth Depompei, News and Tribune, August 13 2018. Police are investigating graffiti depicting swastikas and other images on a sign at a Floyds…

Overdose Lifeline — New initiative arms local churches with tools to help in opioid epidemic
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Overdose Lifeline — New initiative arms local churches with tools to help in opioid epidemic

"New initiative arms local churches with tools to help in opioid epidemic," WRTV, Ericka Flye, July 13 2018. INDIANAPOLIS — A new initiative aims to arm local churches with the knowledge and…

Overdose-Lifeline — Bacon, Blues & Brew fest here Saturday
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Overdose-Lifeline — Bacon, Blues & Brew fest here Saturday

A portion of proceeds will support the nonprofit Overdose Lifeline [which] is dedicated to helping individuals, families and communities affected by the disease of addiction/substance use disorder through advocacy, education, harm reduction, prevention, resources and support.

MAI — Advocates: Travel ban opponents say public must raise its voice
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MAI — Advocates: Travel ban opponents say public must raise its voice

"Advocates: Travel ban opponents say public must raise its voice," The Indiana Lawyer, July 11, 2018 Marilyn Odendahl. With the U.S. Supreme Court upholding President Donald Trump’s travel ban, the ACLU of Indiana…

Sierra Club — Indiana To Update Energy Efficiency, Safety Rules For New Homes
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Sierra Club — Indiana To Update Energy Efficiency, Safety Rules For New Homes

Hoosier Chapter of the Sierra Club hopes proposed updates to the Residential Code will reduce pollution and save people money. The chapter’s energy efficiency organizer Monica Cannaley says the new draft of the code requires builders to put more insulation in new homes, use an energy rating index, and test for air leaks.

Sierra Club — “IDEM wants to change the way you see air permit proposals, and the public is not happy”
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Sierra Club — “IDEM wants to change the way you see air permit proposals, and the public is not happy”

Indiana residents care more about the environment than you might think, a new poll suggests. Top among their concerns are improving air quality, cleaning up polluted waterways, protecting wildlife and reversing climate change.

Earth Charter & Sierra Club — “Here are the do’s, don’ts and definition for citizen science — just in time for Earth Day”
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Earth Charter & Sierra Club — “Here are the do’s, don’ts and definition for citizen science — just in time for Earth Day”

Earth Charter and the Sierra Club help explain how we can all be scientists.