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 SPONSORS
Ayres Foundation Inc.
Endress+Hauser
Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance
Old National Bank
OneAmerica
Paganelli Law Group

OTHER GIFTS
Bose Public Affairs Group
Radwell International
REMCO Products

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 20 - 21 Little Impacts Sponsors

CHARACTER

CONFIDENCE

EMOTIONAL COMPETENCE

HEALTHY HABITS

LIFE SKILLS

LOVE OF LEARNING

PERSISTENT RESOURCEFULNESS

SOCIAL SKILLS

corporate recruitment partners

BBBSCI is grateful to the following companies who have five or more employees serving as Bigs. Thank you for standing with us to empower the potential of more than 1,200 children in Central Indiana this year. If you would like to get your company involved in our recruitment efforts, please contact Eric Cervantes, Manager, Volunteer Outreach and Engagement, at ecervantes@bbbsci.org or 317-472-3720.

Ascension / St. Vincent
Butler University
Community Health Network
Crowe Horwath
Cummins Inc.
Dauby, O’Connor & Zaleski, LLC
Eli Lilly & Company
Ernst & Young
IMPD
Indianapolis Public Schools
IU Health
IU School of Medicine
IUPUI
Metropolitan School District of Washington Township
NextGear Capital
Republic Airways
Roche Diagnostics
Rolls Royce Corporation
Salesforce Marketing Cloud
State of Indiana
University of Indianapolis

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana Print Partner

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 DEFENDERS

"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.