Impact 100 Greater Indianapolis is a charitable women’s giving circle dedicated to awarding high impact grants to nonprofits in our community. We seek to fund critical needs, new ventures, and innovative ways to solve social problems in order to create a more civil and respectful climate.
Review our work through our Annual Giving Report
or the Interactive Impact Map showing where our grantees are located.
Announcing Our 2023 Change Maker Finalists
Impact 100 Greater Indianapolis is excited to announce that our five focus area committees have completed their work and selected their Change Maker Finalists:
- Arts, Culture & Preservation: Indiana Artisan: Emerging Artisan Program
- Education: Freewheelin’ Community Bikes: Changing Tires Changing Lives
- Environment & Animal Welfare: Community Alliance for the Far Eastside (CAFE): Community Orchard and Greenspace
- Family: Unconditional: Expanding the Bridge
- Health & Wellness: Step-Up, Inc.: Mobile Prevention Services
Go to our blog posting with more information on the proposed projects.
Annual Awards Celebration
5:15pm, June 13, 2023
Save the date for June 13, 2023, when we will hold our in-person Annual Awards Celebration, at The Heirloom Indianapolis. We’ll introduce the five finalists for the $100,000 Change Maker grant, they’ll have seven minutes to introduce their program, the 2023 Members will cast their vote for the program of their choice, and we will announce which of the five finalists will be our 2023 Change Maker and receive the $100,000 high impact grant. The other four finalists will each receive a Community Support Grant (amount of the grant will be announced in February when we announce the 2023 Grant Pool).
Click here for more information and to purchase tickets
Want to be among the first to know who are our 2023 Finalists for the $100,000 Grant?
Click here for more information on The Big Reveal
Click here for information on how you can sponsor this year’s event
(see bottom of this page for current sponsors)
Click here for information on how you can volunteer at this year’s event
It’s Time to Join Impact 100 for 2023!
Go to Our Membership Page to Learn How
Impact 100 has been an important part of the Indianapolis community since 2006, along with our annual goal of delivering more than $100,000 to nonprofits in the Greater Indianapolis community. Through our grants we have proven that collective giving works, and that a group of inspired women can accomplish much more than any one of us can alone. Visit our Membership Page for more information.
Click here for the 2023 Leaders of the Future Scholarship Application Form
2023 Grant Cycle Dates
2022 Nonprofit Information Session December 6
Click here to access slides and a video of the December 6, 2022, Nonprofit Information Session providing information on the Impact 100 granting process.
Meet Our 2022 Change Maker
NeuroHope of Indiana
2022 Change Maker and Recipient of the $100,000 Change Maker Grant
Click here to see a video of some of the purchases made with the grant arriving at NeuroHope!
To get a better idea of what NeuroHope is all about, watch this video, too.
Four unrestricted Community Support Grants of $16,750 were given to:
Phalen Leadership Academies, Arts, Culture & Preservation
Paws & Think, Education
FACE Low-Cost Animal Clinic, Environment & Animal Welfare
You Yes You!, Family
See our post on the five grant proposals here.
2023 Annual Awards Celebration Sponsors
These are the current 2023 Annual Awards Celebration Sponsors. We’re still looking for additional organizations or individuals interested in sponsoring our 18th Annual Awards Celebration in June 2023. It’s a great opportunity to introduce your organization to the women of Impact 100 and their guests. For more information go to our post detailing the sponsorship levels or contact us at email@example.com.
2023 Annual Awards Celebration Patrons
These are the current 2023 Annual Awards Celebration Patrons, who have supported the event through cash or in-kind donations to our Cookie Auction, Baskets, and Wine and Spirits Pull.