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  1. Man gives $100K to start fund for eastern Indiana hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... donation to start the Hagerstown Hometown Fund has been matched with $50,000 from the Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment. It is expected to generate about $7,500 a year for grants to combat hunger, homelessness and domestic abuse as well as support ...

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  2. Man gives $100K to start fund for eastern Indiana hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Herald

    ... this article. Brown's donation to start the Hagerstown Hometown Fund has been matched with $50,000 from the Lilly Endowment. It is expected to generate about $7,500 a year for grants to fight hunger and homelessness and support school programs. ...

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  3. Lilly Endowment gives Downtown civic plaza a $5M boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Indianapolis Star

    Lilly Endowment gives Downtown civic plaza a $5M boost Features include interactive water fountain, outdoor seating, pavilion spaces, green space Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1Ly7XG3 An interactive water fountain and outdoor seating will be among the features of the civic plaza outside the City-County Building in Downtown Indianapolis. Calling it the "last piece of the puzzle" on the booming east side of Downtown, city officials announced a $5 million donation from the Lilly Endowment to build a user-friendly civic plaza outside the City-County Building.

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  4. Lilly Endowment pledges $5M for city plaza revampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Indianapolis Business News

    Lilly Endowment Inc. has agreed to contribute $5 million toward the $10 million cost of redeveloping the City-County Building's outdoor plaza, city officials announced Thursday afternoon.

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  5. Thomas M. LoftonRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | The Indianapolis Star

    Lilly Endowment Inc., one of the largest private foundations in the nation, died June 19. He was 86. Lofton was born May 12, 1929, in Indianapolis. A 1947 graduate of Howe High School, he was an Eagle Scout and ...

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  6. Long-time chairman of Lilly Endowment dies at age 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Indianapolis Business News

    Lilly Endowment Inc. announced Saturday that its long-time chairman, Thomas M. Lofton, has died at the age of 86. Lofton, who died Friday, was an attorney at the Indianapolis law firm Baker & Daniels for more than three decades, a role in which he worked closely with many of the city's largest not-for-profits, including the endowment.

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  7. Lilly Endowment chairman Thomas Lofton dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Indianapolis Star

    Lilly Endowment chairman Thomas Lofton dies at 86 Prominent attorney with Baker & Daniels had led the private foundation since 1993. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1MVpNjo Thomas J. Lofton, the longtime chairman of the board of the Lilly Endowment, died Friday at the age of 86. Lofton is an Indianapolis native and graduated in 1947 from Howe High School.

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  8. A computational algorithm for fact-checkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KurzweilAI.net

    ... the public as a software tool. The work was supported in part by the Swiss National Science Foundation, the Lilly Endowment, the James S. McDonnell Foundation, the National Science Foundation, and the Department of Defense. * The team selected ...

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  9. Indiana University scientists create computational algorithm for fact-checkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | EurekAlert!

    ... of Informatics and Computing. This work was supported in part by the Swiss National Science Foundation, the Lilly Endowment, the James S. McDonnell Foundation, the National Science Foundation

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  10. Presbyterian Foundation, Board of Pensions Forge Pioneering PartnershipRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Presbyterians Today

    ... on the National Initiative to Address Economic Challenges Facing Pastoral Leaders, an initiative funded by Lilly Endowment Inc. Also, the agencies are now collaborating to design programs they believe would encourage cultural change in the ...

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  11. Match Day: Part 5 A place of faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Daily Reporter

    ... and matched 50 cents on the dollar, up to $7,500 per organization, from a $90,000 grant pool from the Lilly Endowment. This means each organization's goal is to raise $15,000 in order to receive the entire $7,500 match. All Match Day contributions ...

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  12. Arts group Big Car to remake area near its new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... development block grant from the city using HUD funds. The city also took care of environmental testing. Lilly Endowment kicked in $50,000 to assist in renovations. The Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership invested $75,000 on the housing ...

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  13. Big Car launches a $1.5 million plan to bring art and community to Garfield ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Nuvo.net

    ... development block grant to buy and renovate two key buildings on the street as community spaces, and the Lilly Endowment Inc. has given Big Car a $50,000 grant to help renovate homes for artists in the nearby lots. The whole point? "To make life ...

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  14. Arts group Big Car to remake area near its new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... development block grant from the city using HUD funds. The city also took care of environmental testing. Lilly Endowment kicked in $50,000 to assist in renovations. The Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership invested $75,000 on the housing ...

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  15. Editorial: Matching grant boosts vital community givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Daily Journal

    ... of leaders of the Johnson County Community Foundation. The foundation can receive up to $1 million from Lilly Endowment in the form of a challenge grant. The grant offers donors an incentive to build personal and community legacies. Through next ...

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  16. Huntington spurs student pioneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Journal Gazette

    ... to develop skills in the real world?'" Irick said. Money to launch Clear Insights came from a $1 million Lilly Endowment grant. Lilly's Fast Forward Business Seed Accelerator supports all 39 colleges and universities in Indiana with grants of $1 ...

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  17. Construction at Purdue to ramp up over summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Journal and Courier

    ... million from the university and $16 million from donors, including $5 million from a $40 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. earlier this year, Mullins said in an email. The center is expected to be a destination for 5,000 students and faculty ...

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  18. Bob Abernethy, Host of the PBS Series Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly,...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... prolific and respected public media providers. Major funding for Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is provided by Lilly Endowment Inc. with additional support from Mutual of America Life Insurance Company and individual supporters. , WNET brings quality ...

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  19. Stocking up the stacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | Daily Reporter

    ... and matched 50 cents on the dollar, up to $7,500 per organization, from a $90,000 grant pool from the Lilly Endowment. This means each organization's goal is to raise $15,000 in order to receive the entire $7,500 match. All Match Day contributions ...

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  20. Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Announces 2015 Lilly Endowment Community ScholarsRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Journal Gazette

    The following was released on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 by the Community Foundation: Fort Wayne Five Allen County students will receive full-tuition, four-year scholarships as the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne 2015 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars.

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