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HPRP Report and Community Meeting

*A 20/20 Vision Sharing Opportunity* CHIP announces the release of the Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housing Program (HPRP) report.  The report presents data from the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) in Indy on 2,477 adults and children served in the HPRP implemented from 2009 – 2012. This program demonstrated a high rate of permanent housing […]

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Annual Homeless Persons’ Memorial Service

Thank you to all who attended the Annual Homeless Persons’ Memorial Service. A special thank you to Christ Church Cathedral for hosting the service and providing words guidance and musical compositions, First Samuel Baptist Church for donating the wonderful lunch following the service, and for all volunteers and participants in the service. We had over 200 […]

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Celebration Wrap-up

We are thankful to all of our wonderful donors who made the 2015 CHIP Celebration a huge success, exceeding fundraising and attendance goals! Click here for a full list of sponsors. Mayoral candidates Chuck Brewer and Joe Hogsett joined us for a discussion on what they would do if elected Mayor of Indianapolis. Missed the […]

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Know Outlets Quarter 2 Report

Your support of the Know Outlets campaign continues to provide direct services for clients through the Professional Blended Outreach Team. During the second quarter of 2015, Know Outlets helped 21 households comprised of 7 children, 27 adults, and 3 seniors.  These individuals overcame barriers to housing through rental assistance, utility arrears, relocation, transportation, substance abuse […]

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CHIP announces new Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Coalition for Homelessness Intervention and Prevention (CHIP) is pleased to announce that Alan Witchey has been chosen as CHIP’s new Executive Director. After an exhaustive search, reviewing more than 300 resumes and conducting several rounds of interviews, the Board’s Search Committee—Karin Thornburg, Midtown Mental Health; Mark Buckingham, Hearts and […]

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