Community Resources

Indianapolis area organizations involved in creating and sustaining diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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    ACLU of Indiana

    The American Civil Liberties Union is our nation’s guardian of liberty, working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country.

    African Center

    The African Center USA inspires members of our community to strive towards self-reliance and become contributing members of the society.

    The American Indian Center of Indiana, Inc.

    Promotes the empowerment of American Indians/Alaska Natives and Native Hawai'ians in Indiana to achieve personal, social, cultural, and economic growth that enhances their quality of life.

    American Turkish Association of Indiana

    ATA-IN is a non-government, not-for-profit organization established under the 501(c)3 laws within the United States with the mere purpose of bringing people with interest in the Turkish culture together since 2001.

    Asian American Alliance, Inc

    The mission of AAAI is to inspire central Indiana Asian Americans to serve and lead.

    Barangay Club of Indiana

    To establish pride of being a Filipino, enrich lives in terms of spiritual, social, cultural and educational values relevant to the community we live in, to provide superior service to our members and stakeholders in the State of Indiana.

    Burmese American Community Institute

    Established in 2011, BACI proactively respond to the growing needs of the Burmese refugee population in central Indiana.

    Central Indiana Alliance Against Hate

    The mission of the Central Indiana Alliance Against Hate (CIAAH) is to reduce the occurrence and combat the consequences of hate crimes and hate-based incidents occurring in Central Indiana. The CIAAH is a project of the Fair Housing Center of Central Indiana.

    Consulate of Mexico in Indianapolis

    El Consulado de México en Indianápolis inició sus servicios a la comunidad mexicana residente en las regiones Centro y Sur de los Estados de Indiana y Ohio, Sur de Illinois y todo Kentucky, el 26 de noviembre de 2002.

    Don’t Sleep

    By embracing our unified struggle for equity, we seek to put an end to incidents of social injustice and political indifference that affect us as citizens by: Deconstructing Oppression Now Through Solidarity Liberation Empowerment Equity and Perseverance.

    Diversity Roundtable of Central Indiana

    The Roundtable provides a forum for leaders, advocates, and supporters of organizational diversity efforts to network, enhance diversity competencies, and advocate for diversity-sensitive policies and practices

    ELS Indianapolis

    Since 1961, ELS has helped more than 1.2 million students from over 143 countries around the world learn English quickly and effectively.

    Immigrant Welcome Center

    Because the natural bonds of human dignity surpass geographic, ethnic, or cultural boundaries, the Immigrant Welcome Center believes all residents of Indianapolis have the right and the responsibility to contribute to and enjoy the vitality and growth of their city and community.

    India Association of Indianapolis

    Promote cultural activities of India, to foster cultural exchange between people of India and the USA, and to carry out educational and charitable activities.

    Indiana Black Expo, Indianapolis Chapter

    Organized because there was a great need to offer assistance and provide programming for the city of Indianapolis on a local level.

    Indiana Black Pages

    Discover & connect with great local black-owned businesses in Indianapolis.

    Indiana Malayalee Association

    IMA is dedicated to provide a forum for Malayalees to come together and celebrate the culture and heritage of Kerala in Indianapolis and neighboring cities

    Indiana Pride of Color

    To celebrate the diversity within the LBGT community through a series of events that educate, embrace, and empower the Black LGBT experience.

    Indiana Undocumented Youth Alliance

    Non-profit agency committed to empowering undocumented youth to achieve high levels of education, influence public policy, and overall improve the quality of life of undocumented communities in the state of Indiana.

    Indianapolis Public Library

    The Indianapolis Public Library enriches lives and builds communities through lifelong learning.

    Indianapolis Recorder                                                                                                                       

    Since 1895, the Indianapolis Recorder Newspaper has continued its legacy as Indiana’s Greatest Weekly by fulfilling its mission of “preparing a conscious community today and beyond” through up-to-date local and national news grounded in journalistic excellence.

    Indianapolis Urban League

    For more than 40 years, The International Center has served Indiana as a catalyst for international growth and as a guide to the world’s cultural landscape.

    Indy10 Black Lives Matter

    The mission of Indy10 will be to present an organized front against injustices through promoting and participating in active and peaceable engagement between our citizens, police, and government.

    The International Center

    For more than 40 years, The International Center has served Indiana as a catalyst for international growth and as a guide to the world’s cultural landscape.

    The Italian Heritage Society of Indiana

    The Italian Heritage Society of Indiana is a non-profit organization for those who wish the thrill of learning, interacting, and experiencing Italian heritage in a new way.

    Japan-America Society of Indiana

    Cultural and educational organization whose mission is to serve as a bridge of friendship between the people of Indiana and Japan.

    Kheprw Institute (KI)

    Kheprw Institute (KI) is a community organization that works to create a more just, equitable, human-centered world by nurturing youth and young adults to be leaders, critical thinkers and doers who see the people in any community as the most valuable assets.

    La Plaza

    Through our comprehensive line of educational programs, social services, and workforce development efforts, La Plaza addresses the high school drop-out rate and academic success of Latino youth and prepares families to succeed in the workforce and the community.

    Muslim Alliance of Indiana

    Works towards building a broad Hoosier Muslim community that is strong in its diversity, inclusive, and is capable of effective collective action to preserve its civil rights and liberties, along with those of other vulnerable groups.

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    Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky

    PPINK provides high-quality healthcare to nearly 51,000 men and women each year at its health centers across two states.

    Scottish Society of Indianapolis

    Since 1983, The Scottish Society of Indianapolis has been a place for people to celebrate Scottish heritage, history and culture.


    shehive seeks to create safe spaces to deconstruct gender inequity.

    Taiwanese American Association of Indianapolis

    The purposes of the Association is to assist Taiwanese-Americans to integrate into the U.S. society, to promote interactions among Taiwanese-Americans and improve the general well-being of Taiwanese-Americans in the greater Indianapolis area, to foster friendship and understanding between the people of Taiwan and the United States, to cultivate understanding and appreciation of Taiwanese heritage, and to preserve and enhance basic human rights.

    Vlad The Impaler "Dracula" - The Romanian Society

    We are a Romanian Society from Indiana, promoting Romania's richness and beauty, its culture, history, and important events that we are part of/organize.