Ten Reasons to Make IPSEF your Brackets for Good team

As March Madness begins to hit NCAA basketball fans, the IPS Education Foundation is getting in on the madness with Brackets for Good, a bracket competition for nonprofits. Kicking off February 28, Brackets for Good puts 64 Indianapolis nonprofit organizations in a bracket-style compe
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Board Member Spotlight: Treasurer Aaron Bradshaw

The IPS Education Foundation needs board members that handle many different functions. Supporting the financial side of the Foundation as board treasurer is Aaron Bradshaw. A board member for two years, he is currently state and local tax manager for AES Corporation (parent company of
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Corporate sponsors aid employees’ students through IPSEF

Corporate donors are a great support to the IPS Education Foundation.  Ingersoll Rand’s Security Technologies sector has been a corporate sponsor of the Foundation for several years. This year, as the Security Technologies business was spun off to the newly formed company, Allegion, t
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Board Member Spotlight: Board President Scott Grotjan

Like most nonprofit organizations, the IPS Education Foundation’s success is partly due to the strength of its board members. We took some time with Board President Scott Grotjan to talk about what inspires him about IPSEF and his role on the board. Grotjan has been on IPSEF’s board f
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Supporting IPS is part of being a good neighbor

From tutoring students to purchasing supplies and donating money and supplies to IPS schools, the Broad Ripple Kiwanis Club is one of IPS’ greatest champions. The Club as a whole focuses on improving the lives of children, and the Broad Ripple club has honed in on partnering with IPS
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Monumental support for IPS students

The IPS Education Foundation received a big check during the big game when the Indiana Pacers hosted their NBA home opener at Banker’s Life Fieldhouse against the Orlando Magic on October 29. The $87,750 check for the Foundation was presented by the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon at
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A look the 2013 IPS Hall of Fame luncheon

An IPS education offers opportunities students may not have elsewhere. At this year’s IPS Hall of Fame luncheon, several IPS alumni talked about the special opportunities they received from IPS and how they were able to turn this into future success. Current IPS students also attended
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3 reasons to celebrate the IPS Hall of Fame

Tickets are still available for this year’s IPS Hall of Fame luncheon, honoring successful graduates from Indianapolis Public Schools. The event honors several outstanding IPS graduates and their accomplishments each year. When IPS Education Foundation Executive Director Linda Broadfo
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Montessori education and IPS

By Mark Nardo George Washington Carver School 87 – Montessori is one of three elementary schools and nine K-8 magnet schools in the Indianapolis Public Schools district. IPS is one of the largest urban districts in the state of Indiana and serves 30,000 students Pre-Kindergarten
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Sponsors drive event success, classroom impact

The IPS Education Foundation not only supports students as members of the school district, but we continue celebrate them after graduation. Each year, we induct new members to the IPS Hall of Fame. This celebration honors IPS alumni who inspire current students and future graduates to
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