Foundation and Program Info


December 04, 2018

Indianapolis Rotary Foundation Announces Community Grant Recipients

70,000 in Funding Distributed to Four Indianapolis NonprofitsIndianapolis, IN (December 4, 2018): The Indianapolis Rotary Foundation awards annualCommunity Grants through a competitive application and review process. The IndianapolisRotary Foundation is proud to announce the recipients of the 2018-19 Community Grants. WFYI Public Media will receive $25,000 to fund a recurring,…

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November 13, 2018

Fight For Life Foundation Presents "Be A Blessing" 2018 Campaign

Fight For Life Foundation is excited to present our annual “Be A Blessing” campaign for the 2018 Holiday season. Be A Blessing is an event based program that supports families with students who have participated in our Building Dreams program. It’s all about reaching out a hand to those in…

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August 23, 2018

Fight for Life Board Restructuring And Staff Development

It is clear that the Fight for Life Foundation is on a positive trajectory. In terms of the growth stages of new organizations, they are certainly on their way to becoming a Mature organization that performs in the top tier. The transition from being a primarily volunteer-driven organization is well…

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August 23, 2018

Non Profit Board Roles And Responsibilities

Source: | Re-Post Fight for Life Foundation 8/23/2018 -Board members are the fiduciaries who steer the organization towards a sustainable future by adopting sound, ethical, and legal governance and financial management policies, as well as by making sure the nonprofit has adequate resources to advance its mission.One of the…

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April 05, 2018

Why We RAP

Each year, Fight For Life Foundation strives to teach core values through physical activity. This takes shape in the form of our Seal the Deal Youth Football Camp where children from the inner city in both Indianapolis and Sharon, Pennsylvania come to develop their football skills as well as learn…

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March 28, 2018

Marlin Jackson Featured on Gary Brackett's "Success Leaves Clues"

Our Founder and President, Marlin Jackson, was featured on fellow Colt Gary Brackett’s podcast “Success Leaves Clues.” Success Leaves Clues is a podcast show hosted by Gary Brackett that is focused on providing “clues” to people looking to take the next step in life.Marlin sits down with Gary to talk about social…

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March 20, 2018

Building Dreams Testimonials

  Our Building Dreams students are a pretty big deal, which is why their thoughts and opinions are at the core of each of our programs. Our overall goal is to introduce social and emotional learning into the classroom in a way that’s exciting, engaging, and relevant. Throughout the course of…

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March 16, 2018

Fight For Life Is Now A Part Of Amazon Smile

Fight For Life Foundation is excited to share that we are now a part of AmazonSmile! “AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the…

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February 22, 2018

Fight For Life Board Development with Community Solutions

  Fight For Life Foundation continues to work towards our goals by partnering with Community Solutions Inc. to develop and solidify both our board and our plan for growth. This past month, Community Solutions helped us facilitate a board development meeting where we spent time going over our strengths and areas…

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February 07, 2018

How Martin Luther King Influences Our Dreams

Every February we celebrate Black History Month and in doing so, we celebrate the great African Americans in our history who fought for equality and change. While there are many stories of advocacy, risk-taking, and empowerment, perhaps none are more widely known and celebrated than those from Dr. Martin Luther…

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