Support the Indiana Community Action Poverty Institute

The Indiana Community Action Poverty Institute helps to build a better Indiana through a more informed citizenry and enhanced public decision-making that improves the quality of life for all Hoosiers.


#TeamInstitute is passionate about creating an Indiana where all Hoosiers can reach their full potential and contribute to their communities. We know that financial well-being for all - from Gary to New Albany and everywhere in between - is essential to this vision. The Institute researches and exposes the root causes of poverty in Indiana, promoting policy solutions that will ultimately lead to greater economic stability for Hoosier families.

Our research doesn't just sit on a shelf.

We turn ideas into action by:

Your donation to the Indiana Community Action Poverty Institute makes all this possible.

Tax-deductible donations are made to the Institute's 501(c)3 parent organization, the Indiana Community Action Association*, and designated for the Institute's work.

If you wish to donate anonymously, please indicate that on the donation form.

Thank you for your valuable contribution!


* Indiana Community Action Association: IN-CAA; See our GuideStar Profile
**Please consult your tax adviser for specific information about how your contribution may affect your tax return. If you have any questions, please contact the Institute's director, Erin Macey, at (317) 638-4232.