Central Indiana Community Foundation, Inc. (IN)

CICF's mission is to inspire, support, and practice philanthropy, leadership, and service in its community.

CICF focuses on three areas that make central Indiana a better place to live for now and future generations; Grantmaking from a variety of funds to other effective not-for-profits; Community leadership on issues like helping families overcome obstacles, creating great public spaces, and embracing our ethnic communities; and Philanthropic advising to help people make their charitable giving more thoughtful and enjoyable

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$611,800,000 - 2006-12-31

Community Foundation Background


Recent News from Central Indiana Community Foundation

We Stand Together: Rob McPherson, Central Indiana Community Foundation
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation

For Monday night's We Stand Together, the focus is on the Central Indiana Community Foundation. Over a century ago, the Indianapolis...more

White BLM activist forced to apologize for pretending to be black after being outed
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation

In May, the Central Indiana Community Foundation awarded more than $1 million in responsive grants to several Marion County's...more

FirstPerson Launches Own Foundation
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation

... development due to the pandemic and what it calls racial injustice. The foundation will be managed by the Central Indiana Community...more

The Pogues Run Trail now leads 'to nowhere.' This group needs help to change that.
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation

... Pogue's group raised the $140,000 in 2018 through individual donations, the Cummins Foundation and the Central Indiana Community...more

Ivy Tech Fort Wayne/Warsaw Launches Career Coaching And Employer Connections Program
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation, Lilly Endowment

... Lilly Endowment, Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Central Indiana Community Foundation, Glick Fund, Indiana Commission for Higher...more

Lumina Foundation will invest $15M to fight systemic racism
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation, Lumina Foundation

... Equity Fund, managed and partly funded by the Central Indiana Community Foundation, also tackling the issue of race relations in...more

'Don't talk about it, be about it': Black Indianapolis residents who need help lose hope
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation

The Central Indiana Community Foundation, which awards $3 million in crime prevention grants from the city's Office of Public Health and...more

Black-led philanthropies are best-positioned to serve their neighbors, but need support
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation

Bonding and bridging through philanthropy. Giving circles have long been part of the philanthropic landscape, although they've gained popularity...more

Geographic Focus

Hamilton County, IN
Marion County, IN

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