Committee Calendar

Focus Area Committee meeting information for 2017 is listed below. Contact us at if you have any questions.

Arts and Culture

The arts and culture committee will focus on charitable initiatives that cultivate, develop, educate and enrich the theatre, museums, both visual and performing arts and literary opportunities in Greater Indianapolis.

Meeting times: .12:30 PM
Meeting Dates: Tuesdays: January 17, February 7 and April 4
Meeting location: Indianapolis Public Library Foundation, 2450 N. Meridian St, Indianapolis
Committee Chair: Laura Dahlem


The education committee will focus on charitable initiatives that advance learning opportunities and improve education in Greater Indianapolis.

Meeting times: 5:30 PM
Meeting Dates: Tuesdays, January 17, February 7, and April 11
Meeting location: Carmel Library Board Room, 55 4th Avenue, Carmel
Committee Chair: Kathy Jenkins


The environment committee will focus on charitable initiatives tthat (1) improve, enhance or restore the surroundings in the Greater Indianapolis area; (2) encourage research, public awareness and education relating to the environment; (3) promote conservation of our natural resources; (4) restore, preserve, revitalize or enhance recreational facilities, and/or (5) promote animal welfare.

Meeting times: 5:00 PM
Meeting Dates: Mondays January 23, February 6, and April 3
Meeting location: IU North Hospital, 11700 N. Meridian, Carmel
Committee Chair: Pat Scahill


The family committee will focus on charitable initiatives that strengthen and enhance the lives of children and families in Greater Indianapolis.

Meeting times: 12:00 PM
Meeting Dates: Wednesdays January 18, February 8, and April 5
Meeting location: Girl Scouts Leadership & Learning Center, 7201 Girl Scout Lane, Indianapolis
Committee Chair: Debi Ladyman

Health and Wellness

The health and wellness committee will focus on charitable initiatives that improve the mental and/or physical well-being of people living in the Greater Indianapolis area.

Meeting times: 8:30 AM
Meeting Dates: Thursdays January 19, February 2, and April 6
Meeting location: Meridian United Methodist Church, 5500 N Meridian, Indianapolis
Committee Chair: Larissa Warne


Other important dates are.

  • April 17-28: FACs schedule Site Visits and meet to select committee finalist
  • May 1, 2017: Impact 100 Greater Indianapolis 2017 Grant Finalists announced
  • June 13, 2017: Annual Dinner, Finalists Presentations, and 2017 Grants awarded