Michelle Barnett has started New Directions Realty LLC and will serve as principal broker offering complete residential real estate services to central Indiana. Phone: 410-2436.
Green Way Supply Inc., P.O. Box 199173, 46219, Chapter 7 liquidation, liabilities: n/a; assets: n/a.
Brooks Hayden Electrical Co., 8770 Commerce Park Place, Suite J, 46268, Chapter 7 liquidation, liabilities: $1,324,450; assets: $294,951.
Corporate Dental Centers Inc., dba Edward Garry Family Dentistry, 1405 W. County Line Road, Greenwood, 46142, chapter 7 liquidation, liabilities: $1,009,684; assets: $242,682.
Benchmark Mobility Inc., 7051 Corporate Circle, 46278, chapter 7 liquidation, liabilities: $780,068; assets: $77,360.
Georgetown Plaza LP, 117 E. Washington St., 46204, chapter 11 reorganization, liabilities: n/a; assets: n/a.
ThreeStrands by Grace LLC, 6220 N. Butler Ave., 46220, chapter 11 reorganization, liabilities: n/a; assets: n/a.
Spay-Neuter Assistance Program is collecting donations throughout February to raise money for its Have a Heart spay/neuter surgery program. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Central Indiana Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure to benefit from the ninth annual Pink Tie Ball on Feb. 18 at the Scottish Rite Cathedral. Tickets: $150 per person, $100 for breast cancer survivors. Visit: www.komenindyorg.
Happy Hollow Children’s Camp to benefit from the 21st annual Under the Stars event Feb. 25 at the Marriott North. Tickets: $125. Contact: Jennifer Dant at 638-3849 or happyhollowcamp.net.
United Way of Central Indiana to benefit from Oscar® Night America on Feb. 26 from 5:30 p.m. to midnight at the Marriott downtown. Tickets: $55 and $100. Contact www.uwci.org.
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky received more than $81,000 following a year-long fundraising campaign by Applebee’s Restaurants.
Indiana Members Foundation received $20,000 as a result of the 4th annual Indiana Members Credit Union Bowl-A-Thon.
Indiana 4-H Foundation received $91,274 following fundraising challenges by the Indiana Farm Bureau and Farm Credit Services.
The Indianapolis Public Schools Education Foundation received a $20,000 grant from Verizon.
Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence received a $15,000 grant from Verizon.
Domestic Violence Network received an $11,000 grant from Verizon.
Little Red Door Cancer Agency received a $1,000 grant from Verizon.
Kaleidoscope Youth Center received a $1,000 grant from Verizon.
Kevin Wheeler of Cardinal Insurance Services was recognized by the Society of Certified Insurance Counselors for his 20 years of leadership.
Sam Brown, director of Second Helpings’ culinary job training program, was selected as the 2012 Indiana Chapter of the American Culinary Federation’s Chef Educator of the Year.
Second Helpings received the Indiana Minority Business Magazine Champions of Diversity MLK Freedom Award.
Dr. Suzanne Metzger, Traci Runge and Stephenie Jocham were honored at WFYI Media’s 14th Speaking of Women’s Health conference.
Futsum Zeinasellassie of North Central High School, was named the 2011-12 Gatorade National Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year.
Eden Jones was selected as the 2011 Women in Business award winner by Inside Business Magazine.
Lisa Gomperts and Corrie Meyer of Schmidt Architects were listed by ENR Midwest magazine among the top 20 professionals under 40 working in the construction industry.
Brooks Real Estate Services LLC has opened a new office at 845 E. 65th St. on the corner of 65th and Fergusen in The Kayak Pool Building.•