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| January 15, 2020
Applications open for third annual Indianapolis Rotary Foundation Classroom Makeover Project

The Mind Trust, in partnership with the Indianapolis Rotary Foundation, is excited to announce the third annual Indianapolis Rotary Foundation Classroom Makeover Project. In spring 2020, $2,000 in total prizes will be awarded to deserving teachers from across center township and greater Indianapolis, including: Two (2) grand prize winners, each receiving an $800 Amazon Wishlist […]

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| January 13, 2020
The Mind Trust awarded $3.75 million from Lilly Endowment Inc. to support partnership with Indianapolis Public Schools

Indianapolis – (January 13, 2020) – The Mind Trust, an Indianapolis-based education nonprofit, today announced it has been awarded a $3.75 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to continue growing and supporting Innovation Network Schools in partnership with Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS). 

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| November 8, 2019
The Mind Trust accepting applications for Relay National Principals Academy Fellowships

Indianapolis – (November 8, 2019) – The Mind Trust, an Indianapolis-based education nonprofit, is now accepting applications for the fourth cohort of Indianapolis school leaders to participate in Relay Graduate School of Education’s National Principals Academy Fellowship (NPAF), a nationally-recognized fellowship that provides school and school systems leaders with powerful instructional and cultural professional development.

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| October 21, 2019
Councilwoman and community leader, Maggie A. Lewis, to serve on The Mind Trust Board of Directors

Indianapolis – (October 21, 2019) – The Mind Trust, an Indianapolis-based education nonprofit, today announced the election of Maggie A. Lewis to its Board of Directors. Lewis currently leads Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis (BGCI) as CEO and Executive Director. She is the first African American woman to lead the organization. Lewis has also […]

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| September 26, 2019
Eastern Star Church The ROCK Initiative and The Mind Trust announce partnership to support innovative schools in Eastside neighborhood

INDIANAPOLIS– (Sept. 26, 2019) – Eastern Star Church (ESC) The ROCK Initiative and The Mind Trust today announced a major partnership that supports the education component of The ROCK Initiative, which was launched in 2017 to improve the quality of life among residents in an Eastside Indianapolis neighborhood. The partnership is designed to expand high-quality school options at all grade levels and support public schools located on or in close proximity to the church campus.

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