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November 09, 2019

2019 "Be A Blessing" Campaign

It’s time to Be A Blessing!

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February 20, 2019

THE JOURNEY OF A GAME CHANGER: MARLIN JACKSON THEN AND NOW

Source: uwci.org | Re-Post Fight for Life Foundation 2/20/2019 -If you ask Marlin Jackson what’s important to him, his response sounds a lot like former Indianapolis football coach Tony Dungy’s mantra: faith, family, and football – in that order. It’s pretty easy to adopt such a powerful mindset, especially when…

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February 14, 2019

2019 Organizational Objectives and Outcomes

Objectives: Increase revenue 30-50% Create four small partnerships with local businesses to generate revenue with very little overhead costs (one per quarter) Expand our corporate and community partnerships Build FFL Staffing CapacityShort-term Outcomes: Ensure staffing needs are incorporated in proportion to the organization’s planned program growth. Continue to improve management…

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January 31, 2019

2019 Program Goals, Objectives, and Outcomes

The overarching goal of FFLF is to develop within underserved youth the social and emotional capabilities needed to build healthy families, communities, and contribute to the economy in a positive way. By partnering with school systems and structured summer programs, we will implement comprehensive programming that not only improves the…

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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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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: councilofnonprofits.org | 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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