PARTNER SPOTLIGHT: INDIANAPOLIS POWER & LIGHT

Indianapolis Power & Light, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana’s second largest corporate sponsor, has made key programming and special opportunities possible for thousands of Littles for the past 15 years. As the presenting sponsor of Big Futures, BBBSCI’s career and college readiness program, IPL leads the way in supporting career and college readiness programming for high school Littles, ensuring that they are ready to take the next step after graduation. IPL supports several other important BBBSCI initiatives, including match activities that encourage Confidence as a part of the Little Impacts program and The Main Event, BBBSCI’s largest annual fundraiser. IPL is also committed to volunteer engagement and three IPL employees serve as Bigs, including Chad Rogers, who also serves on the BBBSCI Board of Directors. Thank you to Indianapolis Power & Light for their unwavering support of our mission and empowering Littles to achieve their full potential!

Our Corporate Partners

If your company is interested in partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters to make a long-term impact on kids in our community, please contact Whitney Smith, Director of Corporate Partnerships & Marketing, at wsmith@bbbsci.org or 317-472-3705.

Big Futures Program

The Big Futures: Career & College Readiness Program prepares Littles for their graduation from high school and for their next steps in life. Corporate sponsorship of the Big Futures program supports the mentoring relationships of high school-aged Littles, makes the programming possible, and emphasizes commitment to career and college readiness in Central Indiana youth. Click here for our 2020-2021 Big Futures sponsorship opportunities. Contact Laura Haltom, Corporate Giving Manager, at lhaltom@bbbsci.org or 317-472-3732 to get involved and learn more.

Thank you to our 20 - 21 Big Futures Sponsors

PRESENTING SPONSOR

PLATINUM SPONSOR

BIG POTENTIAL AWARD SPONSOR

GOLD SPONSORS

BRONZE SPONSORS

GRADUATING MATCH SPONSOR
Ayres Foundation Inc.
Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance
OneAmerica

LITTLE IMPACTS PROGRAM

We are grateful for our Little Impacts sponsors who provide life-changing experiences for our Littles through their support of our 12 Thriving Indicators. These activities encourage growth and allow our Littles to realize their full potential. Click here to see available Little Impacts sponsorship opportunities for 2020-2021. Contact Laura Haltom, Corporate Giving Manager, at lhaltom@bbbsci.org or 317-472-3732 to get involved and learn more.

THANK YOU TO OUR LITTLE IMPACTS 20-21 SPONSORS

MATCH MENTORS: PRESENTED BY DAVID & THE LINDSEY FAMILY

"Supporting match activities allows donors to experience the joy of building relationships and leveraging what mentoring is all about." - David Lindsey, CEO & Founder of DEFENDER

"Match Mentors continuously introduced Henry and myself to new experiences that we shared together, and with other Bigs and Littles. We made new friends and every event focused on the importance of giving back to your community, as well as, living a morally sound and well-rounded life." - Michael Cranfill, matched with Little Brother Henry from 2010 - 2019

Thank you to David and the Lindsey family for their generous sponsorship of the "Match Mentors" program! If you are interested in providing a similar experience for matches, please contact Darcey Palmer-Shultz, Chief Executive Officer, at dpalmer-shultz@bbbsci.org or 317.472.3727.