Indianapolis, IN – August 18, 2017 – The International Center has received a $5,000 grant from the Christel DeHaan Family Foundation in support of the Festival Fund.
The Festival Fund was established in 2011 to support and promote the activities of organizations in the greater Indianapolis area that enrich life by celebrating cultural diversity and expression and showcase the growing number of nationalities represented in Central Indiana. Qualifying community organizations may apply to receive funding to support their international or cultural event in grant awards ranging from $250-$2,000.
The funds from the Christel DeHaan Family Foundation will help the Festival Fund support deserving organizations through 2018.
More information about the Christel DeHaan Family Foundation can be found at http://christeldehaanfamilyfoundation.org.
About The International Center
For more than 40 years, The International Center has served as a guide to the world’s cultural landscape, and a catalyst for the state’s international growth. Working in collaboration with businesses, organizations, government agencies, educational institutions and individual citizens, The Center expands Indiana’s global interest through a variety of programs and services and through convening diverse interests who share common international goals. The International Center is a member of Global Ties U.S.