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Thank You For Staying Home

As we continue to shelter in place, we're dedicated to providing you important updates and information on how to stay connected while we physically distance ourselves. Stay up to date on the latest resources via our website. 

Thank you for staying home as we continue to flatten the curve!  Please be sure to reply to this email with any updates or important information that we can share with our network.
Fill Out Your Census
Now is a great time for you to complete your census response online! Census data is used to determine how federal funding is distributed across the nation- so the more accurate of a count we have for Marion County, the better. Make sure you're counted by heading to Count Me Indy's website!
E.I.P. Stimulus Check Status via Pete the Planner
Pete the Planner provides answers to some frequently asked questions about the Economic Impact Payments (or stimulus checks). Read more about if you qualify and how you can ensure the IRS has the proper information to receive yours sooner!
IPS & WISH Air Lessons on TV
Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) and Circle City Broadcasting, owner of WISH-TV and MyINDY-TV 23, have formed a partnership to broadcast academic lessons to IPS students in Grades K-8 five days a week.
The lessons will air from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday through Friday on MyINDY-TV 23, beginning on April 27. Each lesson will vary in length and will cover a variety of subjects, including English, Math, Reading and Social Emotional Learning (SEL). Read more here.
Fire at 40th & Boulevard
We are deeply saddened by the news that f our businesses at the 40th and Boulevard Place commercial node were evicted by a Sunday, April 12, fire that destroyed the single story building at 3965 Boulevard Place in the Butler-Tarkington neighborhood.
Businesses affected were Maytag Coin Laundry, Five Eighteen Pizza Parlor & Eatery, Allure Hair Studio, and Tree of Life Ministries Church. The Pastor of the Tree of Life Ministries told investigators that there were 4-6 people inside the church conducting a virtual service and noticed smoke in the ceiling before evacuating. No injuries were reported. Read more in Indy Midtown Magazine.
Staying Connected
Community Compass is an app that you can download that helps our neighbors who are food insecure. Download the app or visit their website to view the many resources and ways that residents can find food assistance in Marion County.
The MLK Center continues to provide important resources and volunteer opportunities for residents and neighbors. Learn more and if you are able, learn more and sign up for delivery volunteer opportunities to help our most vulnerable neighbors.
Supporting Midtown Workers 
and Families

Indy Parks is continuing its FREE after school meal services for youth ages 18 and under and have shifted to a Monday/Wednesday/Friday schedule. Check their schedule for updates. Second Helpings is providing sandwiches for adults.

Via Indy Midtown Magazine: Midtown Food Resources During COVID-19 Emergency- read important updates on food resources, pantries, and access.

IPS and Gleaners have partnered to feed all IPS students and families with 25 locations around Indy, 4 of them located in the Midtown area.
Employment/Unemployment & Business Resources
We understand that PPP funding has run out, but continue to use these resources to stay up to date while we await Congress to act and allocate additional funding.
The Indy Chamber Rapid Response Hub continues to provide answers to many of your questions and links to key resources. There is an updated list of all SBA loans available now. Some SBA loans are forgivable if used for Payroll, rent, utilities, debt, and more. Learn more from the U.S. Small Business Administration.
LISC Indy is providing small business resources including a number of loan platforms and funds to check out. Learn more and view the full list here.
Supporting Local Businesses & Artists
The Kheprw Institute has created a Local Entrepreneur & Artist Direct Support Fund. Learn more on how to donate or apply for $500 here.
The Jazz Kitchen along with several partners have joined forces to create a musicians relief fund to assist local jazz and related genre musicians who have had a direct loss of income through cancelled or rescheduled performances. Learn more and donate here.
The Broad Ripple Village Community is mobilizing to support its impacted workers and small businesses. Need help or want to help out? Learn more about the 'Rona Relief Fund.
More Extensive Updates Available 

For more information on Midtown state of affairs as it relates to businesses, schools, cultural amenities, resources, announcements, and general health, visit Indy Midtown Magazine's COVID-19 Update page, which will be updated regularly as new information becomes available.

The City of Indianapolis also has compiled a list of the latest restrictions and a growing list of resources and access to city services, along with other important information.
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