Community members & civic leaders

Great schools are essential for a thriving Indianapolis. They can serve as community hubs and neighborhood rallying points. We are proud to provide opportunities for people in our city to connect with schools, support students, and get involved in ensuring high-quality education for every student.

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Engaging neighborhoods & communities

Intentional and meaningful community support and involvement are vital when addressing barriers that make it harder for children to learn and pursue their dreams.

That’s why The Mind Trust actively invests in and partners with schools, nonprofits, educators, students, and families to ensure they are at the forefront of education advocacy and change.

How you can get involved

The Mind Trust hosts Community Conversations, Education Tours, and other events to expose our city’s leaders and stakeholders to the issues facing public schools in Indianapolis. We also provide financial support to help schools and community partners come together to serve students well.

School Community Partnership Investments

The Mind Trust awards School Community Partnership Investments to increase partnerships between K–12 public schools, community-based organizations, nonprofits, and churches in Indianapolis.

Get involved

Find ways to connect with high-quality schools and initiatives that improve students’ lives in Indianapolis.

Our community partners