Child Advocates is partnering with Indianapolis Public Libraries to raise awareness on how drugs and violence are impacting Indy’s children. Join us for one of our many community forums throughout 2018 to find out more – and how you can help. No RSVP necessary
February 23, 2018 1:30pm-2:30pm @ Lawrence Library (7898 Hague Road)
March 20, 6:00pm-7:00pm @ Pike Library (6525 Zionsville Road)
March, 21, 1:30pm-2:30pm @ Warren Library (9701 East 21st Street)
March 1, 2018 : Undoing Racism Speakers Series
Child Advocates, a non-profit organization in Indianapolis, has been committed to “undoing racism” for several years through community workshops and a speakers series. In March the speaker series will feature Dan Wakefield. This event is free to the public and will take place on Thursday, March 1 at Martin University at 6 p.m. To RSVP, contact Nikita Garner
April 26, 2018 : An Evening with Child Advocates
An Evening with Child Advocates is a free event held at the Indianapolis Artsgarden. The event features a poetry & art contest for children in foster care. This evening is a very special way to celebrate the artistic talents of the children represented by Child Advocates.
June 24, 2018 : Superhero Run
This will be Child Advocates 5th running of the Superhero 5k plus 1 mile race for children and families. At the Superhero run, participants are encouraged to dress as their favorite superheroes. Coming June 24, 2017. 5k with an 8:30am start time and 1 mile to immediately follow.
July 21, 2018: Free Kids’ Fair
Child Advocates will partner with DCS, Children’s Bureau and Choices to provide the Kids Fair which is a free event hosted at Mainscape Parking lot. Hundreds of children from Marion County will enjoy a day of games, fun, and free backpacks for school!
Undoing Racism 2-Day Workshops
Join us & The People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond for the next Undoing Racism Workshop. The People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond focuses on understanding what racism is, where it comes from, how it functions, why it persists and how it can be undone. Come learn and experience with us. View our Undoing Racism Documentary trailer. ALL UR WORKSHOPS FOR 2017 ARE AT CAPACITY. We do plan to continue having these workshops into 2018.
For information about upcoming sessions please contact Nikita Garner