Giving

50 Years of Philanthropy: The Impact of Grants at CICOA

February 20, 2024
Check presentation for Anthem healthy food grant

In our ongoing celebration of 50 years of service, dedication and impact for older Hoosiers in Central Indiana, we look back at this milestone moment to see a journey filled…

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Steve Gerber Recognized with Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® Designation

February 1, 2024
Steve Gerber, Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy

CICOA Foundation Chief Development Officer receives prestigious philanthropic planning designation CICOA Foundation is delighted to announce that Chief Development Officer Steve Gerber has demonstrated deep knowledge of the philanthropic planning…

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50 Years of Philanthropy: The Impact of Corporate Giving at CICOA

January 24, 2024
Corporate Sponsor at CICOA Central Indiana Community Event for Seniors

In 2024, CICOA proudly marks its 50th anniversary! Fifty years passes by quickly, but reflecting on the past is truly meaningful. What were you doing 50 years ago? It is…

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Accelerating and Amplifying Impact: The Power of Impact Investing at CICOA

January 3, 2024
Community nonprofit impact investing

In today’s ever-changing landscape of social and environmental challenges, nonprofits play a crucial role in addressing human need. Asking for a little bit of money to address a little bit…

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A Heartfelt Thank You to Our Incredible Donors

December 18, 2023
Heartfelt Thank You During the Holidays

As we navigate the tail end of 2023, I find myself reflecting on the profound significance of relationships, especially during this festive season. I am thankful and overjoyed by many…

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Year-End Giving and the Power of Your Support

November 15, 2023
Senior woman eating a nutritious meal at home

As we approach the year-end, we find ourselves reflecting on the incredible impact your generosity has had on our mission at the CICOA Foundation. While some might associate year-end giving…

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Why a Strong Mission Is the Guiding Light of CICOA Foundation

October 16, 2023
Lighthouse

The expression “jumping the shark” is taken from an episode of Happy Days in which the well-known character Arthur Fonzarelli, a.k.a. “Fonzie,” is water skiing in his trademark leather jacket…

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Investing for Good: A New Era in Philanthropy

September 19, 2023
Dandelion blowing a sign of change

In a world where change is the only constant, the words of Bob Dylan’s iconic song, “The Times They Are A-Changin’,” resonate more than ever. Within the sphere of philanthropy,…

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The Will to Make a Will: Empowering Your Legacy

August 16, 2023

Did you know that August is National Make-a-Will Month? While the topic of creating a will might not be the most exciting, it is undoubtedly one of the most crucial…

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How You Make Innovation Possible

July 20, 2023
Wrinkle Innovation Session at CICOA

When good people and good ideas come together to create innovative solutions for communities, the resulting social impact can make a difference in countless lives. One of the CICOA Foundation’s…

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