Operation Home Front of Central Great Lakes gave more than 112 backpacks filled with school supplies to military children at an event at Camp Atterbury.
Special Olympics Indiana to benefit from the annual Plane Pull Challenge Sept. 6 at 7:30 a.m. at Indianapolis International Airport. Each participating team must raise at least $1,200 in pledges. Contact Scott Furnish at [email protected] or 742-0612, ext. 236.
Assistance League of Indianapolis to benefit from the Hunt Construction Group’s annual charity golf outing Sept. 11 at 9 a.m. at Eagle Creek Golf Club. Cost: $150. Contact the Assistance League at 872-1010 or visit alindy.org.
Trusted Mentors to benefit from Vintage Cirque du Gala 14 Sept.12 at 7 p.m. at Crane Bay Event Center. Tickets: $100-$125. Contact [email protected] or visit thegalaindy.org.
American Heart Association to benefit from the Heart Walk & 5K Run Sept. 13 at 8 a.m. at White River State Park. Cost: the walk is free, the 5K is $25; fundraising is encouraged. Register at indyheartwalk.org.
Indiana Women in Need Foundation to benefit from its first annual Yogathon Sept. 13 at 8:30 a.m. at Broad Ripple Park. Cost: $25-$30. Visit: .iwinfoundation.org.
Happy Hollow Children’s Camp to benefit from an end of summer festival Sept. 14 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the campgrounds in Nashville, Ind. Tickets $25 (advance sale only). Contact Jennifer at 638-3849 or visit happyhollowcamp.net/events.
Prevent Child Abuse Indiana to benefit from Voices 4 Children Sept. 19 at 6 p.m. at Overcoming Church. Tickets: $14-$20. Visit pcain.org for more information.
La Plaza to benefit from Fiesta Indianapolis Sept. 20 from noon to 10 p.m. at the American Legion Mall. Admission is free. Visit laplaza-indy.org.
Gregory R. Powers Direct Emergency Financial Assistance Fund to benefit from the 24th annual Indiana AIDS Walk Sept. 27 at 4 p.m. at 22nd and Talbott streets. Donations are suggested. Contact Jennifer Stringer at [email protected] or Kathy Nagler at [email protected]
Arts for Learning to benefit from the Chocoholic Frolic Sept. 28 at 9 a.m. at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Cost: $55. Visit chocoholicfrolicrun.com/indianapolis/quick-info.html to register.
Jameson Camp to benefit from Casino Nite Oct. 4 at 6 p.m. at the Jameson Camp Retreat Center. Tickets: $50. Contact Yvonne at [email protected] or 241-2661, ext. 12.
Pink Ribbon Connection to benefit from the Stars of Pink breast cancer survivor fashion show Oct. 11 at 10 a.m. at Indianapolis Marriott Downtown. Tickets: $75. Contact Dori Sparks-Unsworth at [email protected] or 255-7465.
Beacon of Hope Center for Women Inc. to benefit from the Oct. 11 Casting Crowns Thrive Tour concert at 7 p.m. at the Indiana State Fairgrounds Coliseum. Cost: $5 of each ticket purchased will be donated. Contact Blank Slate Productions at (812) 343-9762.
Riley Hospital for Children received $731,994 as a result of fundraising efforts at more than 140 Walmart and Sam’s Club locations in Indiana.
Food Allergy Research & Education received $23,000 as a result of the FARE Walk for Food Allergy in Indianapolis.
Arts for Learning received grants of $5,000 from Managed Health Services, $3,000 from the Heritage Fund of Bartholomew County and $2,500 from the Pacers Foundation to support its programs.
Ready Set Quit Tobacco was awarded two grants by the Kendrick Foundation Inc. to implement and expand educational activities: Ready, Set, Quit Tobacco Coalition Outreach Programs—$11,696, and Ready, Set, Quit Tobacco Coalition Speakers and Presentations—$12,895.
Eight attorneys at Riley Bennett & Egloff LLP were included in the 2014 Super Lawyers Business Edition.
John Z. Huang, Bose McKinney & Evans LLP, was selected to participate in the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Bar Leaders Series.
Alan McLaughlin, Littler Mendelson PC, was recognized in the 2015 Best Lawyers in America as Lawyer of the Year in Labor and Employment for the Indianapolis region.•