Local human service organizations that deliver programs relating to one or more of the 18 community outcomes identified by United Way of Central Indiana, whether or not the agencies are affiliated, can apply to United Way for grants up to $50,000 to be funded with support from the Ruth Lilly Philanthropic Foundation. Completed forms are due to UWCI by 5 p.m. on Nov. 15. No fax or emails will be accepted. Applicants can download the application from UWCI’s website, http://uwci.org/index.asp?p=123. Applicants must be located in the six-county region served by UWCI: Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Marion and Morgan counties.
Legacy Fund to benefit from its Celebration of Philanthropy event on Nov. 11 at the Ritz Charles in Carmel at 8 p.m. Tickets: $75. Contact 843-2479.
Family Service of Central Indiana to benefit from its Stand Up for Families comedy event on Nov. 13 at the Sheraton Indianapolis City Centre Hotel. Tickets: $90. Contact 644-7230.
Character Council of Indiana to benefit from its Vision Dinner and Silent Auction on Nov. 15 at 5:30 p.m. at the Indianapolis Training Center (2820 N. Meridian St.). Contact 430-2589.
Noble of Indiana to benefit from its casino night on Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Riverwalk Banquet Center. Tickets: $75. Contact 375-4227.