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Edna Martin Christian Center receives a $5 million Lilly Endowment Human Services Initiative Grant

The Edna Martin Christian Center (EMCC) has received a grant of $5 million as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s commitment to helping human service organizations that strive to improve the lives of low-income individuals and families and strengthen their communities in Indianapolis and throughout the state.

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Added by Tysha Sellers on January 13, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments

AFC 2017 Video: "A Tale of Two Women"

See how serving contributes to transformation: "A Tale of Two Women"

AFC 2017 Video: A Tale of Two Women

Added by Tysha Sellers on January 1, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments

Giving Thanks

Thank you First Baptist Church of Indianapolis, Indianapolis Colts, First Baptist Church of Burnnettsville, Chef Gross of Ivy Tech, and the Board and Staff of EMCC for making tonight special for more than 500 individuals. Our two sites were extremely active with 504 women, men and children enjoying dinner at 37 Place and 100 families receiving Thanksgiving meal baskets from 10 Indianapolis Colts players.



What an AWESOME God we serve-- and AWESOME people in his service!…
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Added by Tysha Sellers on November 22, 2016 at 7:30pm — No Comments

EMCC was one of 6 organizations receiving surprise Visionary Awards and $100,000 grants from CICF

We are so grateful for this award. Expect to see and hear more good news to benefit families in Indianapolis. 

EMCC one of the CICF 100th Anniversary grant awardees

Added by Tysha Sellers on August 30, 2016 at 2:55pm — No Comments

75 years of service- Join our celebration the evening of October 22

Added by Tysha Sellers on July 30, 2016 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Join us on August 25 for our annual golf outing

Added by Tysha Sellers on June 8, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments

Maundy Thursday

For several years EMCC hosted a Pancake Breakfast on the Thursday before Easter. This day is known as Maundy Thursday/Holy Thursday.  It commemorates the Maundy and Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles. The word Maundy is derived from the Latin word for “command.” The “Maundy” in “Maundy Thursday” refers to the command Jesus gave to the disciples at the Last Supper, that they should love and serve one another.  Typically, on this day, we would serve many with the breakfast…

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Added by Tysha Sellers on March 24, 2016 at 10:56pm — No Comments

Martindale-Brightwood Community Builder position

Martindale-Brightwood Community Builder is a position designed to increase and improve the connectivity, vitality and attractiveness of Martindale Brightwood neighborhoods; actively engage neighborhood residents in community-building and community change; and provide outreach opportunities for young people to be more involved in their neighborhood.

 

The Community Builder will support neighborhood plans and…

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Added by Tysha Sellers on June 3, 2015 at 3:54pm — No Comments

Join us at the Youth Summit this Saturday, January 10

Added by Tysha Sellers on January 6, 2015 at 2:45pm — No Comments

Giving Thanks

Thank you to all who shared a Thanksgiving meal with us this evening. Nearly 500 filled our building to have dinner, meet new people, and share in the season of appreciation. On behalf of the board and staff of the Edna Martin Christian Center, I am grateful for the help of First Baptist Church of Indianapolis, Second  Helpings, IVY Tech, OneVoice Martindale Brightwood, north-eastside community organizations, and the many volunteers that made the evening very special.

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Added by Tysha Sellers on November 25, 2014 at 9:27pm — No Comments

Mmmm....The Peach Festival is next Saturday, June 28 at 10 a.m. at EMCC

Edna Martin Christian Center Peach Festival 

Edna Martin Christian Center will host the 2014 Peach Festival, June 28, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the center's location, 2605 E. 25th St, Indianapolis, IN 46218. Event tickets are $5 for tastings of offerings prepared by local celebrity chefs. Full size offerings are available for purchase. Enjoy ribs with …
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Added by Tysha Sellers on June 21, 2014 at 8:08am — No Comments

2014 Peach Festival

Edna Martin Christian Center Peach Festival 

Edna Martin Christian Center will host the 2014 Peach Festival, June 28, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the center's location, 2605 E. 25th St, Indianapolis, IN 46218. Event tickets are $5 for tastings of offerings prepared by local celebrity chefs. Full size offerings are available for purchase. Enjoy ribs with peach bbq sauce, peach baked beans, peach glazed chicken, peach, honey and cinnamon cobbler, and Indianapolis best mason jar…
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Added by Tysha Sellers on June 11, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments

New EMCC Brochure

So many positive things happening.  Share with a friend! …

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Added by Tysha Sellers on April 27, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Walking with Dinos workforce team

Twenty individuals received a work assignment through a partnership with EMCC and Kingdom Promotions this weekend. The individuals are members of the EMCC Center for Working Families.



EMCC offers job training, job search and connection to employment opportunities through its workforce development arm.



Interested in gaining and/or advancing in your job? Contact EMCC—Opportunities are HERE!…

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Added by Tysha Sellers on March 11, 2014 at 9:27pm — No Comments

Job Training Event This Wednesday

Added by Tysha Sellers on March 9, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

Let's make this summer amazing for kids...2014 EMCC Summer sponsorship

Added by Tysha Sellers on February 23, 2014 at 11:30pm — No Comments

EMCC in the news: EmployIndy training program aims to raise standard of living in city’s roughest areas

EmployIndy training program aims to raise standard of living in city’s roughest areas
By John Tuohy, john.tuohy@indystar.com 9:07 p.m. EST February 18, 2014…
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Added by Tysha Sellers on February 19, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Ways to Support

Please consider the following ways to support:

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Please call 317-637-3776 for more information.

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