The Foundation of Monroe County Community Schools is leading a community-wide effort to raise the funds to support all 400+ ECA positions in all MCCSC schools. The Foundation will coordinate an effort to engage parents, PTOs, booster groups, and school system leadership in a fundraising campaign. A variety of fundraising techniques will be employed to meet the goal.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana
418 S. Walnut St.
Bloomington, IN 47402
Event held every June.
This annual, family-friendly tradition since 1957 benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters and IU Child Care Centers. Taking place in the IU parking lot west of Memorial Stadium, the Fun Frolic features thrilling rides, games, amusements, and all varieties of traditional carnival food.
Area 10 Agency on Aging is a private, not-for-profit corporation serving elderly persons in Monroe and Owen Counties. We are the tenth of sixteen Area Agencies on Aging in Indiana. Our mission is to improve the quality of life and celebrate the independence, health, and dignity of all senior citizens. The following services are available for persons in the Monroe and Owen County area who are 60 or older or who are disabled:
Food Pantry Program
Case management & Care planning
Respite for care givers
Home Health Care
Friendly Visitors Program
Elder abuse issues
Information and Referral
Pre-admission screening for nursing homes
CHOICE program services
Medicaid Waiver services
Assistance to homebound elderly and disabled (includes grocery shopping).
The mission of the United Way of Monroe County is to improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. The organization addresses critical needs today and works to reduce those needs tomorrow.