Past Projects

(*Ongoing or Current Project)

2018 - 2019; Arts for Learning *

2014 - 2018; Kids in the Kitchen

2014 - 2018; Elementary School Signature Project (Stephen Foster Elementary)

2014 - 2015; Early Learning Indiana Pre-K Classrooms (Phalen Leadership Academy & Vision Academy)

2013 - 2014; Day Nursery Center for Infants and Toddlers

2012 - 2014; Happy Hollow Children's Camp (Books Before Bed)

2011 - 2014; Indy Reads (Family Literacy)

2011 - 2013; Day Nursery (Emerging Readers)

2011 - 2019; School on Wheels; Tutors in Action *

2010 - 2014; Girls, Inc. 

2010-2012; Weekend to End Breast Cancer

2008 - 2012; TherAplay

2007 - 2008; Trinity Free Clinic

2007 - 2008; John P. Craine House

2005 - 2010; St. Mary's Child Center (Early Childhood Program)

2005 - 2008; Indiana Mother's Milk Bank

2005 - 2007; Mentoring Children of Promise with Choices, Inc. (Indiana Women's Prison)

2005 - 2006; NCAA Mean's Basketball "Final Four"

2004; Ronald McDonald House

2004; National League of Cities

2003 - 2004; St. Vincent's Children's Hospital

2003 - 2004; Indy Reads / Greater Indianapolis Literacy Gulid

2002 - 2004; Indiana Schools for the Blind and Deaf

2002 - 2004; American Heart Association

2002 - 2003; St. Christopher Center (Craine House

2001 - 2004; Storytelling Arts of Indiana

2001 - 2002; Indiana Women in Need (IWIN)

2001 - 2003; Julian Center (Playroom)

2000 - 2001; World Police & Fire Games

1999 - 2001; Foster Families

1999 - 2000; NCAA Men's Basketball "Final Four"

1999; Watkins Community Center

1999; The Children's Museum

1999; Growing Together

1999; First Baptist Youth Center

1999; Kid-Ability

1998; Junior Girls Cottage w/ The Guardian Home

1998; Healthy Families

1997 - 1999; Let's Talk

1997 - 1999; A Child's Haven

1997 - 1999; Project Safe Place

1997 - 2005; Childwatch

1997; Willing to Wait

1996 - 1998; Distance Learning (Indianapolis Zoo)

1996 - 1997; NCAA Mean's Basketball "Final Four"

1996 - 1997; Homeless Initiative Program

1995 - 1998; Caring Neighborhoods with Youth

1995 - 1997; Agape' Therapeutic Horseback Riding

1995 - 1996; NCAA Men's Basketball First Round Competition

1995; World Youth Forum (Sister Cities International)

1995; Silent Witness National Initiative (State Public Affairs)

1995; Nordstrom Circle Center Opening Gala

1994 - 1997; Neighbor Harvest

1994 - 1996; Kids on the Block

1994 - 1996; Family Advocacy Center (Kids Court)

1994 - 1995; Indiana Society to Prevent Blindness (Glaucoma Screening)

1993 - 1997; Ryan White Foundation, Inc.

1993 - 1996; Women's Appointment Collaboration / CONNECT

1993 - 1996; Now for the Future

1993 - 1994; Fairbanks Hospital

(In 1994, JLI launched the Community Assistance Grants program)

1992 - 1995; Training, Ic.

1992 - 1995; Nature Conservancy

1992 - 1994; Youth as Resources

(In 1992, JLI launced the Community Impact Project; formerly known as Do In A Day)

1991 - 1996; Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

1991 - 1995; Older Adult Services & Information Systems (OASAS)

1991 - 1993; Indianapolis Campaign for Healthy Babies Committee

1990 - 1993; Child Advocates

1990 - 1991; NCAA Men's Basketball "Final Four"

1989 - 1994; Dayspring (Homeless Project)

1989 - 1993; Riley Hospital Child Life Services

1989 - 1993; Indiana Youth Institute

1989 - 1993; Dyslexia Institute

1988 - 1990; Guardian Ad Litem program

1988 - 1990; Woman-to-Woman

1987 - 1990; Greater Indianapolis Literacy League

1986 - 1991; Heritage Place of Indianapolis

1986 - 1991; American Dialogue

1986 - 1990; Life / Leadership Development

1986 - 1987; Pan Am Games

1985 - 1989; Project Partnership

1985 - 1988; Volunteers for Youth (Marion County Prosecutor's Office) 

1985 - 1986; Parenting Fair

1984 - 1990; Youth in Arts (Madam Walker Urban Center, Inc.)

1984 - 1990; Early Prevention of School Failure (Indianapolis Public Schools)

1984; National League of Cities Convention

1984; Circle Theater Opening

1983 - 1987; Project LEAD

1983 - 1986; Special Friends (Visiting Nurse Services)

1983 - 1985; Mud Mania

1983 - 1984; Alliance for Girls' Services

1982 - 1989; Conner Prairie Pioneer Settlement

1982 - 1988; Garfield Park Conservatory

1982 - 1986; Super Me (Carmel Clay School System)

1982 - 1985; United Negro College Fund Gala

1982 - 1985; Ronald McDonald House

1982 - 1985; Indianapolis City Center

1982 - 1985 IRT Docent Outreach Project

1982 - 1985; Indiana Prime Time (The Arts WFYI Channel 20)

1982 - 1985; Circle Theater Renovation

1982; U.S. Figure Skating Championships

1982; National Sports Festival

1980 - 1984; Out Reach (Indianapolis Children's Museum)

1979 - 1989; Family Support Center

1978 - 1983; DUSO (Washington Township Schools)

1978 - 1981; Arts in Education

1978; Trader's Point Charity Horse Show

1978; Legislative activity (Public Affairs)

1977 - 1980; Senior Companions

197; Insight Series (educational seminars)

1976 - 1982; Historic preservation

1974 - 1982; International Center

1974 - 1982; Eagle Creek Nature Center (Indianapolis Parks Department)

1974 - 1977; Girls' Club

1974 - 1977; Big Sisters

1974 - 1976 Bicentennial (Holler House)

1973 - 1975; Scarborough Peace Games

1972 - 1976; Tom Thumb Bookmobile (Red Cross)

1971; Mental Health Association

1970 - 1976; PBS Channel 20

1969 - 1976; Neighborhood Health Centers

1968; Public Affairs Seminars on Inner City Conflicts

1967 - 1972; Volunteer Bureau

1965 - 1974; School volunteers

1964 - 1967; Indiana Girls' School

1963 - 1966; Community Education Conference

1963 - 1965; Lockefield Garden Nursery

1962 - 1971; Speech and Hearing Center Pre-School Nursery

1962 - 1969; Welfare Self-Help (Marion County Welfare Department)

1962 - 1965; Children's Music Committee (Young Audiences)

1962; Indianapolis Children's Zoo

1961 - 1964; Riley Children's Hospital (Parent Education Center)

1960 - 1963;  500 Festival Golf Tournament

1960 - 1961; Civil Defense

1959 - 1960; "History on the Move"

1958 - 1976; Children's Theater

1958 - 1963; Occupational Therapy

1958 - 1961 Teen Guide Program (Behavior Code for Teens)

1958 - 1959; Little League Baseball (area of School Number 9)

1954 - 1967; Noble School (mentally ill children)

1954 - 1961; Television Research Committee

1956 - 1965; General Hospital (Wishard)

1955 - 1958; Crossroads Rehabilitation Center (Speech Therapy)

1955; Children's Carnival of Arts (Herron Museum of Art)

1955; Basketball program at School Number 9

1954 - 1961; Crafters' made toys for hospitals

1954; Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

1953; Community Hospital drive

1951 - 1955; Golden Age Club (for people over 50)

1951 - 1954:  Vision testing in public schools

1951  - 1954; Gifted porgram in public schools

1950 - 1955; Servicemen's Center

1950 - 1955; Marion County Juvenile Court Center

1947 - 1953; Child Guidance Center (Indiana University)

1947; Community Puppet Therater with public schools

1945 - 1981; Art Education for Docents at Art Museum

1944; Ft. Harrison Hospial waiting room, bond sales

1943 - 1945; Day Care Center

1936 - 1942; Puppet Workshop (Art Museum and public schools)

1933; Volunteer Service Department (Community Service Council)

1929 - 1946; Community Service Council

1928 - 2005; Next to New Shop

1923 - 1951; Braille transcribing

1922 - 1948; Riley Hospital Occupational Therapy Equipment