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1800 W 3rd St. Bloomington, Indiana 47404 812-334-0500
The American Legion Auxiliary shines as an example of unselfish giving. With almost a million members from all walks of life, the Auxiliary administers hundreds of volunteer programs, gives tens of thousands of hours to its communities and to veterans, and raises millions of dollars to support its own programs as well as other worthwhile charities familiar to most Americans. It is all accomplished with volunteers.
The Auxiliary, organized in 1919 to assist The American Legion, is much... more
Amethyst House, Inc., is a Bloomington, IN based not-for-profit United Way agency that provides high quality, structured living environments, treatment, education and recovery services to individuals with addictions and substance abuse issues.
We operate three transitional houses in Bloomington, IN:
-Men's halfway program serving 19 men. -Men's three-quarter program serving 5 men. -Women's halfway program serving 11 women and dependent children up to age... more
We are dedicated to helping those who, for whatever reason, fail to get or do not qualify for services and so remain homeless. Our current goal is viewable in our yahoo group (name above) questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Currently we are trying to provide heat and shelter for as many of the over 5,000 homeless in our area as we can for the winter.... more
807 N. College Ave. Bloomington, Indiana 47404 812-334-2828 fax: 812-344-1718
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana is an affiliate of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. Founded nationally in 1904, Big Brothers Big Sisters is the oldest and largest youth mentoring organization in the United States. In 2002, the organization served more than 200,000 youth ages five through 18, in 5,000 communities across the country, through a network of 470 agencies.Mission: Our mission is to empower our community youth. We serve the emotional, social, and educational needs... more
Bloomington Area Birth Services is a non-profit organization focused on childbirth and postpartum issues. We offer childbirth education, prenatal & postnatal yoga and exercise, breastfeeding support, parent-baby playtime, sales of books, nursing bras, and baby slings. We also have support groups and provide information about doulas and midwives. We are here to help you make the most of your pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and early parenting experience. We work to create community,... more
Hilton Garden Inn 245 N. College Ave. Bloomington, Indiana 812-331-1335
The Bloomington Sunrise Rotary Club was founded on June 2, 1999. As a relatively new club, we are always seeking prospective Rotarians to help our club grow and share the spirit of Rotary both locally and around the world.
Please join us for one of our weekly meetings. We meet Wednesday mornings at 7:00 am in the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Bloomington. I can assure you that the breakfast buffet is abundant and delicious. Our meetings include speakers who enlighten us on local... more
200 East Association St Suite 300 Ellettsville, Indiana 47429 (812) 935-6970 fax: (812) 935-6971
The newest Club within the Boys and Girls Clubs of Bloomington family, the Ellettsville Boys and Girls Club, opened its doors in April 2009. Located in Eagles Landing, the old Ellettsville Elementary School on Association Street, the Club is fulfilling a need within the Ellettsville community, providing opportunities for its 280 members to become caring, productive, and responsible citizens. Donate, or volunteer your time and make a difference in the lives of the youth we serve.... more
We are a Indiana statewide 501c3 tax exempt nonprofit public charity organization based in that is here to support, and foster, a safer learning environment for students at all grade levels. We seek to ensure that students involved are able to receive the necessary help that is needed.
If you are looking for wonderful opportunities to volunteer please contact us as we have numerous volunteer positions that need filled for your area.... more
Coach Hep Indiana Cancer Challenge PO Box 8074 Bloomington, Indiana 47407
Spend a Saturday morning fighting cancer.
If you can run, walk or ride a bike, then you can help eliminate cancer. Register now and help us meet our goal of 1000 participants. Individuals and teams are encouraged to collect pledges from friends, family members, and employers.
Create a team of 5 of more and receive a $5 discount per team member. E-mail email@example.com to receive a discount code.
New this year! Both runners and cyclist that are back in time... more
A community of volunteers for over 25 years, focused on feeding the hungry. A Meal served 6 days a week. Hearty American main dish or vegetarian option, plus side, fruit, salad, vegetable, beverages, dessert. No questions asked.
KITCHEN Location: Sit-Down Meals & Carry-Out 917 S. Rogers St. Bloomington, IN 47403
EXPRESS Location: Carry-Out Meals only 1100 W. 11th St. Bloomington, IN 47404... more
450 S Landmark Ave PO Box 3146 Bloomington, Indiana 47402 1-866-976-5939 or 812-331-6000 x 228 or 261 fax: 812-331-6010
Experience Works, formerly known as Green Thumb, is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to improve the lives of older people. Achieved through training, community service and employment, hiring these pre-screened participants makes good business sense. On average, not only do older workers have lower absenteeism, they tend to stay on the job longer than younger workers.
Experience Works staff matches qualified mature workers with local businesses who seek reliable,... more
Habitat for Humanity affiliates build houses in partnership with people in need, and then sell the houses to the homeowner partners. Homeowners are selected by affiliates based on their need for housing, ability to repay a no-profit mortgage and willingness to partner with Habitat. Mortgage payments contribute to a Fund for Humanity, which in turn provides the money to build more houses. Because of Habitat's no-profit loans and because the houses are principally built with volunteer labor,... more
P O Box 286 Bloomington, Indiana 47424 812-219-1332
We are located in Bloomfield. We are a non-profit CHRIST centered program designed to help women in crisis. We help them to not only survive their present situation, but to enable them to make life changing decisions for their future. We seek to instruct women how to take their “next step” based on biblical principles and spiritual guidance, for not only themselves but also their children.... more
LIFEDesigns is a nonprofit organization providing services for individuals with disabilities to help them design their own lives. We partner with people of all ages and abilities to live meaningful and active lives in their community. We envision communities that support all people, where each person is valued and where everyone belongs. We provide respite, housing, education, healthcare, behavior support, supported living, residential living, supported employment and much more.... more
314 S. Rose Ave Bloomington, Indiana 47401 812.333.2474
Visit the Lutheran Campus Ministry Student Center at the Luther Rose House.
LCM-IU is a ministry to the students of Indiana University. With one foot in the university and one foot in greater Bloomington community, we endeavor to serve wherever there is need.
LCM-IU is an intentionally safe place - open to all students - regardless of faith background, church denominational history, economic status, political affiliation, ancestry, color, national origin, race, sexual or gender... more
March of Dimes, South Central Divsion Office 1258 Washington Columbus, Indiana 47201 812-372-5400 fax: 812-372-5872
The March of Dimes works to improve the health of all babies through research, education, advocacy, and family support programming. In Bloomington and around South Central Indiana, we work with other community organizations to share important health education to expectant moms and encourage healthy lifestyles for all women and families. Together with our network of volunteers, we work to raise funds for important research and community grant programs that help to prevent premature birth, birth... more
411 E. 7th Street Bloomington, Indiana 47408 (812) 332-7292 fax: 812) 332-2447
Since 1917, the Monroe County Chapter of the American Red Cross has provided disaster relief, services to Armed Forces, emergency preparedness and lifesaving programs to Bloomington and the surrounding communities. ... more
Monroe County CASA 120 West 7th Street, Suite 110 Bloomington, Indiana 47404 (812) 333-2272 fax: (812) 333-7949
Monroe County CASA is a volunteer-powered program which provides representation in juvenile court for child victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect. The program recruits, screens, trains, and supervises adult community members who volunteer their time to serve as Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs), with full legal authority set forth by the State of Indiana. CASAs provide advocacy to child victims to ensure that they remain at the forefront of the court proceedings and find... more
202 E. 6th St. Bloomington, Indiana 47408 812-332-2517
The Monroe County History Center is a non-profit museum, genealogy/local history research library, educational facility and museum gift store that is housed in the historical Monroe County Carnegie Library. The History Center is operated by the 102 year old Monroe County Historical Society, Inc. and is self-sustaining.
The Society is dedicated to the preservation and exhibition of the history of Monroe County. Our collections include materials and artifacts that reflect the shared... more
403 S. Walnut St. Bloomington, Indiana 47401 (812) 335-6603 cell: 812-330-0066
The mission of My Sister's Closet of Monroe County, Inc. is to provide at-risk, low-income women pursuing employment with free workforce attire. We accomplish our mission through the use of our voucher system and the generosity of those who donate professional attire to our store.
We also sell the gently used, quality, affordable clothes to the public. We have a wonderful variety of suits, pants, skirts, blouses, sweaters, and accessories. We can help get you launched into your new... more
Overeaters Anonymous is a Fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and hope, are recovering from compulsive eating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively.
There are no dues or fees for members; we are self-supporting through our own contributions, neither soliciting nor accepting outside donations. OA is not affiliated with any public or private organization, political movement, ideology or religious doctrine; we take no position on outside... more
680 West That Rd PO Box 1033 (mailing) Bloomington, Indiana 47403 (812) 336-2798 fax: (866) 800-2965
People and Animal Learning Services, Inc. (PALS) is a non-profit organization that offers provides comprehensive individualized therapeutic equine programs designed by professionals to intentionally develop and restore functional skills, enhance well-being and improve quality of life. ... more
Scaly Tailz is a not for profit reptile and amphibian education and rescue group. We offer free educational reptile demonstrations (schools, school events, Wonderlab, Public Libraries, Boxcar Books, and so forth). We also take in reptiles and amphibians that have been abandoned, as well as those that just need a new loving home. If it is an animal we are unable to accept (venomous, crocodilians, iguanas, extremely large snakes, or reptiles that are contagious), we will refer a person to one... more
The Secular Alliance of IU is a group of students, faculty, and staff from IU and the Bloomington community. This group is focused on joining together those with a secular outlook on life, including atheists, agnostics, freethinkers, and humanists, and promoting a worldview based on science and reason as opposed to belief in the supernatural. ... more
Stepping Stones provides transitional housing and supportive services for youth, ages 16-20, who are experiencing homelessness. Stepping Stones has NAP Credits for you! Right now, if you donate $100 or more to Stepping Stones, you can receive a credit against your state tax liability equal to 50% of your donation. If you would like to take advantage of the Neighborhood Assistance Program, contact Warren Wade... more
Stone Belt is a not-for-profit organization that provides education and support for individuals with disabilities. Established in 1958, we are the oldest and largest agency of our kind in south central Indiana. We offer a full range of programs and services for over 1,300 clients in Monroe, Lawrence, Owen, Bartholomew, and surrounding counties.
Stone Belt's services are accredited by CARF (formerly the Commission for the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities). We are an affiliate... more
Our mission at Susie's Place is to provide a neutral, child friendly center for the investigation of alleged child abuse and neglect, while maintaining the comfort and safety of the child. At Susie's Place, we hope to effect positive change in the communities we serve and have a vision of strengthening communities' abilities to nurture and protect children. ... more
811 West Second Street Bloomington, Indiana 47403 812.333.4001 fax: 812.333.4057
The Problem: Access to Healthcare If you look around, it is not difficult to find the medically underserved. They live in every city, town and village in America. Here in Monroe and Owen counties, nearly 12,000 adults under 200% poverty are without any type of health insurance.
Although health care reform includes coverage for the uninsured, it does not go into effect until 2014. Even then there will be many who will continue to remain uninsured. Concerned citizens need to find other... more
Monroe County (Indiana) Bar Association is an Association of attorneys representing individuals and organizations in Monroe County, Indiana and beyond. Use our online directory of members to find an attorney for any legal need. more