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    IUPUI partners with Near West Collaborative

    Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and the Near West Collaborative have agreed to a formal partnership to promote economic development and address quality-of-life plan priorities for Haughville, Hawthorne, Stringtown and We Care. The memorandum of understanding was recently signed by IUPUI, Hawthorne Community Center and the Near West Collaborative. Under the partnership, access will be provided […]

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    2013 Spirit & Place Festival accepting proposals for $20,000 community-building projects

    The 2013 Spirit & Place Festival is going to open its 10-day November celebration with a groundbreaking event: it will give away a $20,000 award to one innovator who has a daring, original idea about re-shaping notions of race in Central Indiana. Individuals and organizations from any sector and discipline—artists and cultural organizations, faith leaders […]