The Importance of Collaboration

Collaboration is important for the strength of nonprofits and for the good of our community. This video features one of the IPSEF’s large collaborators, Teachers’ Treasures. Watch as Executive Director Margaret Sheehan discusses the importance of collaboration and how Teac
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IPS Education Foundation appoints new board members, continues positive growth

IPS Education Foundation appoints new board members, continues positive growth New board members and staff encourage IPSEF’s future success INDIANAPOLIS – The past year has brought many changes for the IPS Education Foundation (IPSEF). With the addition of a development coordinator an
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67 Percent of Hoosiers say Education should be a Top Priority

Each November, the Bowen Center for Public Affairs at Ball State University conducts a survey of public opinion in Indiana on topics including public education. The findings in this report are very encouraging to organizations like the IPSEF, especially as we move into a new year. You
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IPS Education Foundation – Frequently Asked Questions

Did you know that this is American Education Week? In honor of this week and our passion for education, we are answering some frequently asked questions about the IPS Education Foundation and how we support education in Indianapolis. How is the IPSEF related to IPS? The IPS Education
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The new faces of IPSEF

As you may have noticed, there are some new faces in the IPSEF office. 2014 has marked the addition of a Development Assistant and a new Executive Director in the IPSEF offices, and we wanted you to get familiar with them! First, our new executive director, Robert Shula, has been on t
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The Indianapolis Monumental Marathon and Super School 19

The Indianapolis Monumental Marathon benefits Indianapolis Public Schools in many ways, including efforts to support active learning, like their partnership with Super School 19. Super School 19 students benefit greatly from funds raised at the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon because
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Top 5 Ways the Monumental Marathon Supports the IPS Education Foundation

By Blake Boldon, Executive Director of the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon: As a runner myself it seems natural that I work within the running industry but that’s not what excites me most about my role with the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon.  Our organization sits at the intersect
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Board Member Spotlight – Debra Kunce

Debra Kunce has only been an IPSEF board member for a year, but she has been around IPS students and teachers for several years in her professional life. Kunce helped manage the capital improvement program in IPS and was always impressed by what she saw from IPS students and teachers.
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IPS Hall of Fame in Review

This week, the IPS Education Foundation hosted the IPS Hall of Fame luncheon, the annual luncheon to honor the accomplishments of IPS alumni. This annual event gives local residents and businesses the chance to honor the success of IPS alumni and recognize the importance of public edu
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Spotlight on Hall of Fame Sponsors

The IPS Education Foundation is excited to present the IPS Hall of Fame Luncheon, an annual to celebrate IPS alumni and their accomplishments. This event would not be possible without generous sponsors, so we’re taking time this week to feature them on the IPSEF blog. Several sponsors
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