Community Organizations

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


MCCSC Parent Teacher Advisory Council for Special Education

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Contact Deborah Myerson (Chair)
Phone 812-330-0898
Description

The MCCSC Parent-Teacher Advisory Council for Special Education (PTACSE) is dedicated to finding opportunities for parents and teachers to work collaboratively to improve special education services for students in the Monroe County Community School Corporation in Indiana.

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Updated January 28, 2013

McDoel Gardens

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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

Men of Purpose

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Website http://www.ellettsvillefirst.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=11&Itemid=14
Contact Wes Gastineau
Phone (812) 876-4334
Address Ellettsville First Assembly
115 W. Association St.
Ellettsville, IN 47429
Description

Men of purpose is an ancillary ministry of the Ellettsville First Assembly of God. The mission is to care for widows and orphans in their time of distress.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Mennonite Fellowship Of Blmgtn

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Website http://www.bloomingtonmenno.org
Contact Kelly Carson
Phone (812) 681-0196
Address 2420 E 3rd St
Bloomington, IN 47401
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Updated October 16, 2014

Mercy Mission Apostolic Faith

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Phone (812) 336-2687
Address 217 N Elm St
Bloomington, IN 47404
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Updated October 16, 2014

Middle Way House, Inc.: Shelter for Abused Women and Their Children

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Website http://www.middlewayhouse.org/
Phone (812) 333-7404
Description

CRISIS LINE is 24 Hrs. Long Distance callers can call collect. Mission: To end violence, both structural and interpersonal, in the lives of women and children.

Phone (812) 336-0846
Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated October 16, 2014

Midwest Collaborative for Library Services (formerly INCOLSA)

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Website http://www.mcls.org/cms/sitem.cfm
Contact Randy Dykhuis (Executive Director)
Phone 800-530-9019
Email dykhuisr [at] mcls [dot] org
Description

MCLS is a non-profit membership organization comprised of all types of libraries in Indiana and Michigan. MCLS provides libraries a convenient, single point of contact for training, group purchasing, and technical support for electronic resources. MCLS saves member libraries time and money.

 

Please Note: The merge between INCOLSA and MCL is now complete. They are now known as MCLS (Midwest Collaborative for Library Services).

Additional Contact Brian Austin ( System Administrator)
Email austinb [at] mcls [dot] org
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Updated October 16, 2014

Midwest Pages to Prisoners

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Website http://www.pagestoprisoners.org/
Contact Michael Hoerger
Phone 866-598-1543 (tf)
Email mwpp [at] pagestoprisoners [dot] org
Address The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project c/o Boxcar Books and Community Center, Inc.
118 S. Rogers Suite #2
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project is an all volunteer effort that strives to encourage self-education among prisoners in the United States. By providing free reading materials upon request, we hope to aid in the rehabilitation process and stimulate critical thinking behind bars.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Military Fellowship

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Website http://www.socc.org/event/213658-2014-08-28-military-fellowship/
Contact Mick Love (Facilitator)
Phone 812-345-6147
Address Sherwood Oaks Christian Church
2700 E. Rogers Road
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

After U.S. Marine Corps veteran Mick Love had a vision of a group of "grandpa" soldiers reaching out to younger soldiers returning home after serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, he started a local support group.

 

The group meets the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at 7 p.m. at the Pour House Cafe, 314 E. Kirkwood Ave. If you can't make a gathering but would like to find out more, call Love at 345-6147

Additional Contact John Robertson (Coordinator)
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Updated October 15, 2014

Miller Drive

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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

Mind's Ear Audio Productions

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Website http://www.minds-ear.org
Phone (812) 332-2437
Email mindsear [at] minds [dot] ear [dot] org
Description

Mind's Ear is dedicated to the production, performance and promotion of contemporary audio theatre. We also strive to educate stage designers as to the importance of sound in a theatrical presentation. We believe in the value of training and nurturing emerging audio playwrights, actors, designer and engineers. Our work is distinguished by our obsession with on-location recording techniques. Fans have said that our work is like 'listening to a movie with your eyes closed'.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Mini 4-H

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Contact Jeff Holland
Phone 812-349-2575
Email jholland [at] purdue [dot] edu
Address Monroe County Extension Office
3400 S. Walnut Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

For grades K-2. Offers educational and recreational activities for youngsters interested in 4-H, but too young to participate in traditional activities.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Mini University at Indiana University

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Website http://continue.indiana.edu/miniUniversity
Phone 855-4822
Email iualumni [at] indiana [dot] edu
Address Virgil T. DeVault Alumni Center
1000 E. 17th Street
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

Participants attend up to 15 different noncredit classes selected from nearly 100 titles. All classes are taught by IU faculty and most are held in the Indiana Memorial Union. Optional evening activities include a picnic, films, summer theater at the Brown County Playhouse, and social gatherings.

 

Sponsored by the IU Alumni Association and IU Bloomington Continuing Studies.

Phone 800-824-3044
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Updated October 15, 2014

Monroe County 4-H

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Website http://www.ag.purdue.edu/counties/monroe/pages/default.aspx
Contact Jacqueline Claffey (Office Manager)
Phone 812-349-2575
Email monroeces [at] purdue [dot] edu
Description

Monroe County offices for the 4-H Purdue extension. Call or email for available clubs and programs.

Email jclaffey [at] purdue [dot] edu
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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Adult Protective Services

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Website http://www.monroeprosecutor.us/criminal-justice/adult-protective-services/
Phone (812) 349-2665
Email APS10 [at] co [dot] monroe [dot] in [dot] us
Address 120 W. Seventh St.
One City Centre, Ste. 210
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Adult Protective Service (APS) Units were established to protect endangered adults in Indiana and to provide protective services to these individuals.

Phone (800) 992-6978
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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Apartment Association (MCAA)

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Website http://www.mcaaonline.org
Phone 331-RENT (7368)
Email director [at] mcaaonline [dot] org
Address P.O. Box 202
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

Monroe County Apartment Association Mission Statement: The MCAA's mission is to serve the interests of and maintain a high level of professionalism within the single and multi-family housing industry (its owners, developers, managers, staff and suppliers of products and services) to better serve the rental housing needs of the public.

Additional Contact Doug Horn (President)
Phone 812-339-4676
Email doughorn [at] hpiu [dot] com
Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Bar Association

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Website http://www.monroecountybar.com
Contact Joyce A. Jewell (President)
Phone 812-325-1903
Address 120 W 7th St, Ste 306
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Founded in 1917, the Monroe County Bar Association (MCBA) numbers among its members attorneys who provide representation and address a wide range of legal needs for individuals, families, businesses, and institutions in Monroe County, throughout the state of Indiana, and beyond the state’s borders.

The mission of the Association is to assist its member attorneys through networking events, educational presentations, and related activities aimed at improving the skill and integrity of the legal profession, throughout Monroe County and Indiana.

Additional Contact Inge Van der Cruysse (Treasurer)
Phone 812.332.4431
Address 205 S Walnut St, Ste 3
PO Box 279
Bloomington, IN 47402
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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Building Association

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Website http://www.mcbaindiana.org/
Contact Jordyn McIntyre (Director)
Phone (812) 332-7480
Email geninfo [at] mcbaindiana [dot] org
Description

The MCBA is an association dedicated to the belief that all Americans should have the right to fulfill their dream of home ownership.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County CAPE Project

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Phone (812) 855-8101
Email mipower [at] indiana [dot] edu
Address Indiana Institute on Disability and Community, Indiana University
2853 E. Tenth St.
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

Through an Eli Lilly Foundation grant to the Community Foundation of Bloomington and Monroe County, the Monroe County CAPE (Community Alliances to Promote Education) seeks to ensure that all Monroe County children enter school ready to learn, stay in school and graduate with skills to assume a job or to pursue further education and acquire the life skills and dispositions to be lifelong learners and good citizens.

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Updated September 05, 2014

Monroe County CARES

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Website http://www.monroecountycares.org/
Contact Lisa Meuser (Coordinator)
Phone 812-327-3642
Email llmeuser [at] mac [dot] com
Address PO Box 3312
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

Local coordinating council of the Governor's Commission for a Drug-Free Indiana. Looks at resources and gaps in the community in relation to drug and alcohol issues.

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Updated October 15, 2014

Monroe County Circles Initiative

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Website http://indianapublicmedia.org/communityminute/monroe-county-circles-initiative/
Contact Mia Partlow (Producer)
Phone (812) 339-3447, x218
Address South Central Community Action Program
1500 W. 15th St.
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Circles is an intentional way for people to build relationships across class and race lines to end poverty in their communities. A Circle is a supportive, intentional, reciprocal, befriending relationship made up of one Circle Leader who is living in poverty and two to five Circles Allies who usually are from the middle class.

Additional Contact Christina Kuzmych (Executive Producer, WFIU Statio)
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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Civic Theater

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Website http://www.mcct.org
Contact Rance Fawbush (Vice President)
Phone 812-269-8788
Email info [at] mcct [dot] org
Address PO Box 2032
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Monroe County Civic Theater is a not-for-profit community theater group. We are dedicated to bringing quality theater to Monroe County and to providing experience in all aspects of theater production to all interested persons.

Additional Contact Frank Buczolich (President)
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Year Established 1986
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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Civil Air Patrol

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Website http://www.facebook.com/monroecountycivilairpatrol
Contact Philip Wilkinson (Captain)
Phone 812-320-8342
Email lshipps [at] inwg [dot] cap [dot] gov
Address National Guard Armory
3380 S. Walnut
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is a Congressionally chartered, federally supported, non-profit corporation that serves as the official civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force (USAF). CAP is a volunteer organization with an aviation-minded membership that includes people from all backgrounds, lifestyles, and occupations.
Email mwebb999 [at] hotmail [dot] com
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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Civil War Round Table

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Website http://www.mccwrt-in.org/
Contact David Wiley (President)
Phone 812 337-0649
Email davidwwiley [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
Description

The Monroe County Civil War Round Table is a group for the discussion of American Civil War history. Produces a monthly newsletter called The Sentinel.

Additional Contact Steve Rolfe (Secretary)
Phone 812 336-0757
Email srolfe [at] indiana [dot] edu
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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Community Justice and Mediation Center

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Website http://cjamcenter.wordpress.com/
Contact Susan Burton (Executive Director)
Phone 812-336-8677
Email cjam [at] cjamcenter [dot] org
Address 205 South Walnut Street, Suite 16
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

CJAM is a nonprofit community agency serving Monroe County, Indiana and the surrounding counties of southern Indiana. The mission of CJAM is to promote a civil and just community through mediation, education, and restorative justice. We envision a fair community that learns from conflict, prevents harm, and grows in understanding.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Community School Corporation

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Website http://www.mccsc.edu
Contact Judith DeMuth (Superintendent)
Phone (812) 330-7700
Email jcoopman [at] mccsc [dot] edu
Address MCCSC Administration Building
315 E North Drive
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

The mission of MCCSC is to educate the students for the world of tomorrow. MCCSC is committed to working with the community to deliver an appropriate and safe learning environment with a curriculum dedicated to excellence that honors the unique and diverse needs of its students.

Email jdemuth [at] mccsc [dot] edu
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Updated September 26, 2014

Monroe County Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees

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Website http://www.boarddocs.com/in/mccsc/Board.nsf/public
Description

Contact information for trustees by district, as well as board meeting times, are available on website. Web Address:  http://www.boarddocs.com/in/mccsc/Board.nsf/public

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Updated October 13, 2014

Monroe County Community School Corporation, Adult Education Program

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Website http://www.mccsc.edu/Domain/30
Contact Sherry D. Dick (Director)
Phone (812) 330-7731
Email sdick [at] mccsc [dot] edu
Address Broadview Learning Center
705 W. Coolidge Dr.
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

The Monroe County Community School Corporation Adult Education Program offers individualized instruction and guidance to teen and adult learners who seek to improve basic skills or learn new ones to create better opportunities for themselves and their families. We provide a bridge between past educational experiences and future educational success. Increasing literacy and promoting lifelong learning through a student-directed approach, in partnership with caring and professional teachers, are at the heart of all we do.

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Updated October 15, 2014

Monroe County Cooperative Extension Service

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Website http://www.ces.purdue.edu/monroe/
Phone 812-349-2575
Email monroeces [at] purdue [dot] edu
Description

The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. It's a network of colleges, universities, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, serving communities and counties across America.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Monroe County Democratic Party

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Website http://monroedems.org/
Contact Trent Deckard (Chair)
Phone 812-650-3996
Email information [at] monroedems [dot] org
Address 335 S. College Avenue.
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

The right to chose who governs us is one of the most dearly held American traditions. It is the foundation of our system of government. It is also why the Monroe County Democratic Party believes that every voter is important in every election, and why our Party encourages every citizen to exercise his or her right to vote.

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Updated September 19, 2014
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