December 2015

Monthly Archives

  • Homelessness in our City

    What does Homelessness look like in Indianapolis? What are the struggles of those living without a stable home? One of our amazing partners Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic put this video together with the help of their partners — Outreach was one of them!  It is a good look at what organizations are doing to help […]

  • A Special Gift

    This time of year is busy for non profits.  We are running our Year End Campaigns and reflecting on the success stories and highlights of the previous year.  Here at Outreach we love to reflect on the relationships we’ve built.  Here is just one example of  a relationship we have built and a beautiful example of the generosity we have […]

  • Holiday Wishes From Eric Howard

    From the entire Outreach family, we wish you and yours Happy Holidays and best wishes for 2016.

  • What Can A Dollar Do?

    Outreach Founder and CEO Eric Howard recently posted this on his personal page! This is a great example that you don’t have to be a millionaire to make a difference! “What does a dollar do? I am asked that question frequently. It might not do a whole lot by itself. However, when matched with others’ […]

  • What Would You Do To Survive Homelessness? 

    Would you find your way into a dark and abandoned house, huddle under newspapers, and try to ignore the rats scrambling on the floor around your feet? Would you make your way in to a laundry room and lie on the dirty floor, praying that no one will kick you out  or hurt you while […]

  • We Can’t Do This Work Alone

    Most 17 year olds are thinking about their Christmas Breaks right now, but for many high school students in Central Indiana it means weeks without food or a safe place to go.  It may mean no access to a shower or hours upon hours of walking around a store just to be inside.  Imagine being […]

  • So Much More Than Case Management

    These are the words of a female Case Worker here at Outreach.  This week I worked until 11:00 each night. I spent hours on the phone with lawyers and social workers. And a miracle has happened. Some of you know that the hardest part of this job for me is watching the babies of our […]

  • A Look Into Working with Indy’s Homeless Youth

    “What does Outreach do?”  “How do you help a youth that is homeless?”    These are common questions that are asked about our work! Matthew Tully came down and spent Tuesday Morning with at Outreach getting to know our staff, volunteers and youth.  He captured his experience so beautifully.   Read the story here  or check […]

  • Holiday Shopping and Helping Outreach!

    It is that time of year!  Time to get your Christmas Shopping done!  Did you know that you can do your shopping and help Outreach???   By using  Amazon Smile for all your online shopping and designating  Outreach as your charity of choice,  A Portion of Your Purchase Goes to Help Homeless Teens! Here is how it […]