Year: 2013

Children’s Bureau, Inc., (CBI) is thankful for all who brought joy to 525 children/young adults this year through Hope for the Holidays, our annual Christmas sponsorship program. The number of children served in 2013 was ambitious — more than double the amount of previous years. While recipients of Hope for the Holidays have previously been…

Do you love to get those happy brown boxes delivered to your door? If so, now you have an even bigger reason to smile. Amazon.com has announced its new charitable giving initiative — Amazon Smile — that allows customers to choose their favorite charity to receive 0.5% of every purchase. Children’s Bureau is a qualified…

Ever wonder what motivates someone to be a social worker? After all, it isn’t a profession full of glamor or power and most don’t do it for the money. But for Janice Klein none of that mattered. “I decided I wanted to be a social worker as a result of volunteering when I was a…

  Indianapolis, IN-Children’s Bureau, Inc. and Promising Futures, two nonprofits dedicated to serving youth and families in Indiana, announced today that their boards have voted to fuse the two organizations, under the management of Children’s Bureau. “Creative collaborations are proving more effective for nonprofits. Together, Promising Futures and Children’s Bureau will deliver a more comprehensive…

INDIANAPOLIS¬†– On July 3 at 11:30, Marianne Glick, Director of the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Family Foundation and Tina Cloer, President of the Children’s Bureau will gather with students from this year’s Pro-100 program for a celebration lunch in the penthouse suite of the Ivy Tech Culinary Center located in the former Stouffers Hotel. Eighty-two…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Stephanie McFarland – 317.709.8728; stephanie@mcfarlandpr.com Statewide Candle-Light Ceremonies Will Mark Need to Make Children a Priority INDIANAPOLIS (April 12, 2013) – At 7 p.m. throughout Indiana on April 16, communities across the state will gather together simultaneously to hold candle-light ceremonies marking the need to prevent child abuse in Indiana. The…