Aug. 24, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Indiana Housing and Homelessness Conference, hosted by CHIP and Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority; Drury Plaza Hotel, 9625 N. Meridian St. Cost: $75. Contact Chris Lakich at [email protected]
Meals on Wheels is partnering with Bill Estes Automotive for the Cars For a Cause Community Giveback event this August. Buy a car from any location and Meals on Wheels will receive a $100 donation.
Art Mix to benefit from Art & Home Tours, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Aug. 9 – Pete and Betsy Morse, 6120 Old Orchard Road. And don’t forget about the raffle: One week’s stay at a lakefront beach home in Elk Village, MI, near Traverse City. Contact artmixindiana.org/tours-registration.html.
Fay Biccard Glick Neighborhood Center to benefit from 3rd annual Rise and Shine Breakfast on Aug. 23, Marriane Glick, speaker, at 2990 W. 71st St. Tickets: $35; $400 per table. Contact Dyla Harris at [email protected] by Aug. 11.
The Central Indiana Council on Aging (CICOA), Aging & In-Home Solutions has received a grant of $5,000 from the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America to help fund its Help and Hope for Family Caregivers Program for families impacted by Alzheimer’s disease.
Indiana Connected By 25, an Indianapolis-based nonprofit supporting youth who age out of the foster care system without permanent families, was awarded a $50,000 grant by the Glick Fund, a fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation.
MacAllister Machinery has received the Cat Dealer Excellence Award given by Caterpillar Inc.
Hal Broxmeyer, IU School of Medicine and Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, is a recipient of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Outstanding Investigator Award, a $5.4 million grant that will enable him to continue his groundbreaking research into lifesaving umbilical cord blood transplantation.•