COVID-19 EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE ENROLLMENT
Edna Martin Christian Center (EMCC) and Public Advocates in Community Re-Entry (PACE) take seriously the responsibility to help our neighbors, and even more so during this crisis. Both organizations have received C-CERF funds to continue and expand their work during this critical time. Together, we have developed a collective strategy and will be deploying it as part of the Martindale-Brightwood 7 Initiative (MB7). Click below to learn more and apply.
EMCC's Response to the Unrest
Edna Martin Christian Center President & CEO Barato Britt offers our perspective on the unrest in our community and our nation:
"The Edna Martin Christian Center, a Community Outreach Ministry of the American Baptist Churches Home Mission Societies, was founded on the premise that true community transformation can occur through faith and access. I am privileged to lead a staff committed to this critical ministry as we strive to engender the vision of hope, equity, and opportunity for all we serve. Sadly, for many of our brothers and sisters, this vision seems unreachable, as the recent unrest demonstrates." Click here to read the rest ....
THANK YOU to the Central Indiana COVID-19 Community Economic Relief Fund (C-CERF)--a community fund established by founding partners Lilly Endowment Inc., Central Indiana Community Foundation (through the Glick Fund and The Indianapolis Foundation), Eli Lilly and Company Foundation, Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust, Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation and United Way of Central Indiana. Their support is making a crucial difference in our neighborhood and throughout our city.
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Edna Martin Christian Center at 37 Place
2605 E. 25th St. Indianapolis, Indiana 46218
Edna Martin Christian Center PO Box 18388 Indianapolis, Indiana 46218
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Monday - Friday 9am-5pm
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Monday - Friday 1-3pm