Connecting With Community

Program allows high school students to get head start on college or job search

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A program in Indianapolis is giving high school students a head start when it comes to thinking about college or a career.Read more

A midnight decision results in decades of service to youth, community

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Dave Vahle was 23 years old when he got drafted to serve in Germany. Instead of feeling a sense of duty, he felt desperation.Read more

Starfish Initiative helps high school students reach their goals

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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — The school year is just about wrapping up for students across central Indiana. And many students have a brighter future because of extra help...Read more

Helping foster children find forever homes

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It's a growing problem in our community: children being uprooted and forced into foster care, starting fresh at a young age with people they often don't know. An agency...Read more

Riley's Promingdales

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The Riley Cancer Center family Prom is May 4th, where Riley Kids can get dressed up and get away from being a sick kid.Read more

Various sites offering free tax help

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More than a dozen places are central Indiana can give you free tax help if you meet certain qualifications.Read more

Gleaners rolls out new program sending produce to other food pantries

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Gleaners has rolled out a new program to pass out produce to other pantries.Read more

Mother fights to get life back after meth addiction

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She would not let a life of losses, disappointments and addiction keep her down.Read more

Connecting with Community: Junior Achievement Job Spark Expo

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Thousands of 8th graders from around Indianapolis are getting the chance to check out a massive job fair at the state fairgrounds It gives them a jump start on figuring...Read more

Organization helps adopted, foster children feel at home

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A Martinsville family shares how Children's Bureau, Inc. helped their blended family thrive.Read more

Urban farm planting seeds of change

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This farm grew out of an urgent need.Read more

IU-Simon Cancer Center combines research with care for cancer patients

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When an Avon teacher and coach learned he had prostate cancer, he was able to stay right here in central Indiana for his care.Read more