Community Organizations

Nonprofit Central
The Community Organizations database provides information about Monroe County nonprofits and groups.


Creative Indiana

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Website http://www.successworkonline.com/creativeindiana/
Contact Ladi Terry
Phone (812) 219-4493
Email ladi [at] successworkonline [dot] com
Description

There are national and international movements to bring imagination, creative thinking, problem solving and innovation to bear on complex societal issues and opportunities. Creative Indiana seeks to be a leader in these efforts. Creative Indiana’s  mission is to “Unleash the Power of Creativity in Community, Education and Business through Programming, Training and Dialogue.”

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Updated March 06, 2015

Creative Thinking and Leadership Center

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Website http://www.successworkonline.com/trainings/
Contact Ladi Terry
Phone 812-219-4493
Email ladi [at] successworkonline [dot] com
Address 223 W. Dodds St.
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

Offers training in creative thinking, leadership skills and the creative problem-solving processes to community members and organizations. See website for training event registration.

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Updated March 06, 2015

Creature Comforts

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Contact Nola Hartman
Phone 812339-8589
Description

Creature Comforts is a group of volunteers who make and sell small quilts for pets (or for babies or to use as wall hangings). Money raised by the sale of the quilts goes to the Monroe County Humane Association and to the Cincinnati Zoo Angel fund which buys habitat for cheetahs. Quilts are displayed and sold at Bloomington Veterinary Hospital on Smith Road.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Crescent Bend

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Contact HAND Office City of Bloomington
Phone 812-349-3420
Address 401 N Morton St., Suite 130
Bloomington, IN 47404
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Updated October 16, 2014

Crestmont, Rev. Butler, Walnut Woods

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Contact HAND Office City of Bloomington
Phone 812-349-3420
Address 401 N Morton St., Suite 130
Bloomington, IN 47404
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Updated October 16, 2014

Crisis Pregnancy Center of Bloomington, Inc.

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Website http://www.cpcbloomington.org/
Phone (812) 334-0055
Email info [at] cpcbloomington [dot] org
Address 808 N. College Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

CPC of Bloomington is a nonprofit ministry serving women, as well as their families and partners, who come seeking help in making decisions about their pregnancies and related concerns. In conjunction with the Hannah House Maternity Home. Office Hours: Monday, 9am-noon and 1-5:30pm; Tuesday-Friday, 9am-noon and 1-4pm; Material Support Hours: Monday, 10am-noon and 1-5:30pm; Wednesday and Thursday, 10am-noon and 1-4pm.

Phone (800) 395-HELP
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EIN n/a
Updated February 26, 2015

Cross Roads United Methodist

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Phone (812) 332-3819
Address 6030 W Ind 48
Bloomington, IN 47404
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Updated October 16, 2014

Cruisin' Classics

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Website http://www.motortopia.com/car-clubs/cruisin-classics-of-bloomington-in-inc-667
Contact Michael Brewer (Vice President)
Phone 812-961-2807
Email mike [at] carsbackthen [dot] com
Description

Open to anyone who is a car owner, regardless of the car's make or age. For enjoyment and restoration of vehicles, to help people with vehicular problems. Dues $25 yearly. Contact for meeting times.

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Updated September 15, 2014

Cry of the Children, Inc.

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Contact Dellsie Boddie
Phone 8123614059
Email cryofthechildren [at] gmail [dot] com
Address 540 South Curry Pike
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

In collaboration with local community organizations, schools, and parents this organization seeks to help youth obtain the tools they need to build and maintain successful relationships with parents, teachers, and the larger community of Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana.


Our vision is to provide a positive, fulfilling outlet which allows children to express their creative talent. Cry of the Children Inc. will foster such an environment through the mind, body, and spirit. The programs are based on a support and enrichment model aimed at assisting the young person to overcome some of the obstacles that prevent them from achieving their goals.

Year Established 2002
Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated January 27, 2015

CUBAmistad

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Website http://www.bloomingtononline.net/directory/listing/CUBAmistad/438
Address PO Box 2201
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

CUBAmistad is a sister-city project linking Bloomington, Indiana, and Santa Clara, Cuba.

Additional Contact Cynthia Roberts-Hall
Email cynhall [at] bloomington [dot] in [dot] us
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Updated October 15, 2014

Cutters Soccer Club

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Website http://cutters.suso.org/category/news/
Contact Laddie Derenchuk (President)
Phone (812) 333-8010
Email president [at] cutterssoccer [dot] org
Address PO Box 3520
Bloomington, IN 47403
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Updated January 16, 2015

Dagom Gaden Tensung Ling Monastery

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Website http://www.ganden.org/
Phone 812-334-3456
Email dgtl [at] ganden [dot] org
Description

Gaden Khachoe Shing is a Buddhist monastery dedicated to preserving the Buddha's teachings as transmitted through the Gelukpa lineage of Tibet, for the benefit of all beings.

Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated October 16, 2014

Daughters of Isabella (D of I)

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Website http://www.sjabloomington.org/#!daughters-of-isabella/cf92
Contact Donna Hawk
Phone (812) 876-1974
Email info [at] sjabloomington [dot] org
Address St. John the Apostle Catholic Church
4607 W. State Road 46
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

The D of I is a charitable organization of Catholic women founded on the principle of their motto: "Unity, Friendship, and Charity." The St. Bernadette Circle #712 invites all Catholic women from the three parishes in Bloomington to consider membership in this organization. D of I fundraisers help local charities, including St. Vincent de Paul, Community Kitchen, Crisis Pregnancy Center, and Hannah House. The main focus of all thirty-five D of I chapters in Indiana is St. Elizabeth/Coleman Pregnancy and Adoption Services located in Indianapolis.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Daughters of the American Revolution

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Website http://www.dar.org
Contact Patricia Mitchell
Phone (812) 876-1160
Description

The Daughters of the American Revolution is a women's service organization, dedicated to honoring and preserving the legacy of Revolutionary War Patriot ancestors.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Day2 Film Society

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Contact Michael Anderson (Director)
Phone 812.219.4114
Email figurehead [at] bluesanct [dot] com
Address 1423 W. Monon Dr.
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description Purpose: To organize free screenings of independent film and musical performances made within the Day2 Alliance Collective.
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Updated October 16, 2014

Daystar Ministries Inc

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Contact Don Deck
Phone (812) 339-4526
Address 1681 N College Ave
Bloomington, IN 47404
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Updated October 16, 2014

Debtors Anonymous

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Website http://www.glada.org/
Phone 812-339-8768
Address First Presbyterian Church
221 E. Sixth Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

A self help 12 step program similar to Alcoholics Anonymous, for people with debt and spending problems.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Delta Sigma Pi

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Website http://iudsp.com/
Contact Matt Wisniewski (President)
Email joindsp [at] gmail [dot] com
Description

Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities; to encourage scholarship, social activity and the association of students for their mutual advancement by research and practice; to promote closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce, and to further a higher standard of commercial ethics and culture and the civic and commercial welfare of the community.

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Updated March 06, 2015

Democracy for Monroe County

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Website http://www.democracyformonroecounty.org/
Description

Democracy for Monroe County (DFMC) is a grassroots political action committee dedicated to supporting progressive policies at the local and state levels, and candidates who support those policies. DFMC is part of a nationwide coalition of grassroots groups allied with Democracy for America, the political action committee inspired by the Presidential campaign of Howard Dean.

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Updated March 06, 2015

Democratic Women's Caucus

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Website http://www.democraticwomenscaucus.org/
Contact Regina Moore (Chair)
Email regina [dot] moore [at] gmail [dot] com
Description

Regina Moore, Bloomington's current City Clerk, first conceived the idea of a Democratic Women's Caucus during the local 2003 campaigns. She and Susan Sandberg were the only women to run on the city's ballot in 2003. Moore ran for and was reelected City Clerk.

Additional Contact Kristina Simmonds (Treasurer)
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Updated October 16, 2014

Dental Care Center

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Contact Marie Harlan (Administrator)
Phone (812) 339-7700
Address 1602 W. Third St.
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Call for information regarding a fee reduction for low-income persons.

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Updated October 15, 2014

District 10 Pro Bono Project

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Website http://www.co.monroe.in.us/tsd/Justice/CircuitCourt/LegalServicesforLowIncomeParties.aspx
Contact Intake Line
Phone (812) 339-3610
Email dist10probono [at] gmail [dot] com
Description

Matches low-income clients with volunteer attorneys in the community who will take the case for free. For civil cases only. This organization serves Lawrence, Greene, Owen and Monroe Counties.

Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated October 16, 2014

Diversity Theatre

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Website http://bloomington.in.gov/sections/viewSection.php?section_id=505
Contact Audrey Heller (Artistic Director)
Phone 812-336-3198
Email hellera [at] indiana [dot] edu
Description

Diversity Theatre is a company that addresses through the medium of theatre various social issues (e.g., disability, aging, gender, homelessness, race and ethnicity, sexual orientation). They perform for adults and children, generating productions through improvisation. They also sponsor the MOSAIC Film Festival, this year showing short films for adults and children on aging, religion, race/ethnicity, and disability

Additional Contact Craig Brenner (City of Bloomington Special Projects Coordinator)
Phone 812-349-3471
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Updated October 16, 2014

DivorceCare Workshop

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Website http://www.socc.org/care/caregroups.html
Contact Larry Decker
Phone (812) 334-0206
Address Sherwood Oaks Christian Church
2700 E. Rogers Rd.
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

DivorceCare is designed to give you spiritual help that will heal and transform your life. Meetings are Monday at 7:00pm in G51 and you are welcome to join at any time.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Donald E. Owens Memorial Lodge 88, Fraternal Order of Police

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Website http://www.fop88.org
Contact Jason Shaevitz (Webmaster)
Email webmaster [at] fop88 [dot] org
Address PO Box 1561
2450 N. Curry Pike
Bloomington, IN
Description

The Donald E Owens Memorial Lodge 88 membership consists of members representing 12 local law enforcement agencies in Monroe, Brown, Greene and Martin counties. Our primary position is to represent law enforcement in matters of wages and salaries, rights, benefits, work hours, and safety. The lodge is also active with improving the community by making charitable donations to fellow officers in need, youth sport and education programs, disaster/tragedy assistance, and the Special Olympics.

Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated October 16, 2014

Downtown Visitors Center

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Website http://www.visitbloomington.com
Phone (812) 334-8900
Email cvb [at] visitbloomington [dot] com
Description

Provide you with information about the many attractions and landmarks on IU's campus that you may want to visit. You'll also find information on the history and traditions that are an integral part of the Indiana University experience, links to official IU information on athletics, academics and alumni, plus lots of great inside tips for visiting campus.

Email cvb [at] visitbloomington [dot] com
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Updated October 16, 2014

Ducks Unlimited

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Website http://www.ducks.org/indiana
Contact Frank Wolka (District 9 Chairman)
Phone (812) 333-0332
Description

Conserves, restores, and manages wetlands and associated habitats for waterfowl and other wildlife.

Additional Contact Fred Loehr (District 11 Chairman)
Email doadrake [at] aol [dot] com
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Updated October 16, 2014

Eagles Lodge #1085

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Website http://foe.com
Phone (812) 339-9946
Description

The Fraternal Order of Eagles, an international non-profit organization, unites fraternally in the spirit of liberty, truth, justice, and equality, to make human life more desirable by lessening its ills, and by promoting peace, prosperity, gladness and hope.

Phone Fax: (812) 331-7060
Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated October 16, 2014

Early Music In Motion

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Website http://www.earlymusicinmotion.org
Contact Robert Frew (President)
Phone 812-558-0885
Email earlymusicinmotion [at] gmail [dot] com
Address P.O. Box 7921
Bloomington, IN 47407
Description

Early Music in Motion is a not-for profit with a mission to provide music related to the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods to young audiences and underserved communities of the state of Indiana through concerts, didactical performances and workshops.

Additional Contact Juan Arango (Vice-President)
Year Established 2005
Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated September 22, 2014

Earth Care

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Website http://www.earthcareindiana.org
Phone 339-7303
Email EarthCareIndiana [at] gmail [dot] com
Description

Earth Care seeks to listen to and work with all concerned religious communities and individuals in order to create an ever-widening circle of care for creation. We urge all Indiana's faith communities to be centers of this care by living more prudently and speaking up for policies that embody creation care.

Phone 334-2831
Email allan [dot] edmonds [at] gmail [dot] com
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Updated September 11, 2014
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