Indiana Black Expo is one of several recipients of grant funding from SYPF
The Summer Youth Program, a funding collaborative of ten local and national partners, has awarded nearly $3 million to 169 not-for-profit organizations serving youth in Marion County. The grants will fund over 200 summer programs and activities for those aged 2-24.
SYPF supports nutrition and STEAM education, along with career pathways, athletics, performing arts and youth employment. The program served over 93,000 last year.
Programs receiving funding include:
Edna Martin Christian Center – ($34,500) Leadership & Legacy Summer Youth Program
Indiana Black Expo Inc. – ($27,650) Opportunity Zone Career Exploration Program
LifeSmart Youth – ($17,000) Health Education and Relationship Training (HEART)
Pathway Resource Center – ($67,000) Training Youth for Success (TYFS)
Philharmonic Orchestra of Indianapolis – ($15,000) Strings and Jazzy Things Music Camp
The Recovery High School at Fairbanks Inc. – ($15,000) Summer of Hope Program
A full list of the SYPF funded projects can be found here.
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