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Traffic Jam is a global charity in 76 countries that fights child trafficking. The TRAFFIC JAM Campaign "jams" up the traffic of children into sex slavery and child militias by funding trafficking prevention, rescue and aftercare programs around the world. 100% of public donations are used to fund freedom projects. General operating costs are raised separately from private supporters, allowing your gift to go directly to the frontline work to rescue children from slavery.
On average, 99 young people between the ages of 10 and 25 die every day in the United States.
"THE 99" is a symbol based on statistics from the National Center for Disease Control. THE 99 is a walkthrough theater that graphically reenacts the five leading causes of death in teenagers and young adults. Many of these deaths are influenced by drugs or alcohol and a vast majority of them can be avoided. THE 99 is a state-of-the-art production designed to portray the very real consequences of poor decisions that claim almost 37,000 young lives every year. The production is not based on fear or scare tactics, but rather is based solely on reality with each room designed from real life situations. http://www.whatisthe99.com
"Help for today and hope for eternity." The mission is to gather and rescue orphaned, abandoned, and at-risk children, restore their broken lives by meeting their spiritual, emotional, educational, and practical needs, and train them to repeat the process of hope by bringing the Gospel to those in their own country who have yet to hear. http://www.hopegivers.org
Tony Stewart Foundation
The mission of the Tony Stewart Foundation is to raise and donate funds to help care for critically ill children, drivers injured in motorsports activities and to support other charitable organizations in the protection of various animal species. http://www.tonystewartfoundation.org/
Jeff Gordon Fondation
The mission is to help support children battling cancer by funding programs that improve the patients quality of life, treatment prorams that increase survivorship and pediatric medical research dedicated in finding a cure. http://www.jeffgordonfoundation.org
Worthmore is a non-profit school located in Indianapolis where children with learning differences receive individualized instruction to help remediate his or her progress. Worthmore specializes in helping students with Autism, Dyslexia, and A.D.D.-A.D.H.D. For more information visit worthmoreacademy.org.
Community First Initiative
Community First Initiative is a non-profit organization located in Hamilton County, Indiana. CFI was created for the purpose of serving schools, mentoring students, and building community. For more information visit go-cfi.org.
The Project School of Indianapolis
The vision of the Project School is to eliminate the predictive value of race, class, gender and special capacities on student success in their school and in the communities by working together with families and community to ensure each child's success. For more information visit theprojectschool.org.
Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation
The Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation (SSPF) helps individuals overcome spinal cord injuries and other neurological disorders by funding scientific research, medical treatment, rehabilitation and technological advances. For more information visit samschmidt.org.
The PourHouse is an outreach and advocacy that desires to see restoration of those who are experiencing homelessness to a place of dignity and wholeness of person. We embrace an innovative model that focuses in building relationships and a sense of community. With encouragement, individuals set their own goals and we work together to help them move beyond daily survival and toward regaining vision for their life. For more information visit http://www.pourhouse.org/.
There are currently 3,600 homeless veterans in the state of Indiana, 900 of those vets reside in Marion County. Rally Point is run by military vets to provide homes for military vets in need. For more information visit indyhfh.org.
Indianapolis Spectrum Academy (ISA) is a new Public Charter school dedicated to ensuring all children receive the opportunity to reach their full potential. For students on the Autism Spectrum, it is possible, but not always simple. It takes research, creativity, and in-depth knowledge of the student and their family. Increased staff and training time, extra time to complete work, flexible methods, and an open mind is what will make ISA one of the top public schools for students on the spectrum.
Jerry Lovell Memorial Fund
The Jerry Lovell Memorial Fund is a non-profit designed to financially assist the widow and three sons, Jay, Vincent & Zachary, of Jerry Lovell. Jerry Lovell passed away unexpectedly July 26th, 2008, at the age of 38. New Palestine has rallied behind this family in both emotional and financial support.