Angie’s List Foundation Awards $50,000 in Grants for Indianapolis Nonprofits
INDIANAPOLIS (September 17, 2015)– Angie's List (Nasdaq: ANGI) today awarded nearly $50,000 in grants from the Angie’s List Foundation to 20 area nonprofits at a reception held today on the Angie’s List campus.
The Angie's List Foundation awards grants to organizations seeking financial assistance to support projects with a local focus on helping the disadvantaged and underserved on the Near Eastside of Indianapolis.
Today’s Foundation grantees included:
Coburn Place Safe Haven
Community Health Network Foundation
Domestic Violence Network
Dove Recovery House
Indiana University School of Social Work
Indiana Women in Need
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful
Latino Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
Meals on Wheels of Central Indiana
Near East Side Renewal (NEAR)
School on Wheels
Social Health Association
Westminster Neighborhood Services
“The amount of time and energy our employees devote to volunteering in the community has inspired us to support local organizations through this Foundation,” said Angie’s List founder, Angie Hicks. “We’re proud to support this first class of well-deserving grantees as we continue our efforts to give back to our community,”
In addition to community grants, The Angie’s List Foundation also provides employee gift-matching and a volunteer recognition program for Angie’s List employees. Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF) provides administration support to the Angie's List Foundation.
Angie's List helps facilitate happy transactions between more than three million consumers nationwide and its collection of highly rated service providers in 720 categories of service, ranging from home improvement to health care. Built on a foundation of authentic reviews of local service, Angie's List connects consumers directly to its online marketplace of services from member-reviewed providers, and offers unique tools and support designed to improve the local service experience for both consumers and service professionals.