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

 

American Veterans (AMVETS) Post 2000

Description: 

AMVETS (or American Veterans) has a proud history of assisting veterans and sponsoring numerous programs that serve our country and its citizens.

AMVETS Mission Statement: To enhance and safeguard the earned benefits of all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them, their families, and the communities where they live through leadership, advocacy and services.

Incorporation Status: 
Incorporated
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Address
5227 W. Airport Rd.
Bloomington
IN
Contact
812-825-2200

Amethyst House

Description: 

Amethyst House, Inc., is a Bloomington, Indiana, based not-for-profit United Way agency that provides high quality, structured living environments, treatment, education and recovery services to individuals with addictions and substance abuse issues.

Address
645 N. Walnut
P.O. Box 11
Bloomington
IN
47402
Additional Address
322 W. Second
Bloomington
IN
Contact
336-3570
Women's Shelter:
336-2666

Area 10 Agency on Aging and Disability

Description: 

Area 10 Agency on Aging is a private, not-for-profit corporation serving older adults in Monroe and Owen Counties. We are the tenth of sixteen Area Agencies on Aging in Indiana. Our mission is to improve the quality of life and celebrate the independence, health, and dignity of all older adults. The following services are available for persons in the Monroe and Owen County area who are 60 or older or who are disabled:

  • Food Pantry Program
  • Nutrition Services
  • Case management & Care planning
  • Respite for care givers
  • Home Health Care
  • Friendly Visitors Program
  • Elder abuse issues
  • Homemaker services
  • Information and Referral
  • Pre-admission screening for nursing homes
  • Telephone Reassurance
  • CHOICE program services
  • Medicaid Waiver services
  • Transportation
  • Assistance to homebound older adults and disabled (includes grocery shopping).
  • Temporary loan of medical equipment
  • Repairs Team
Year Established: 
1981 (all day)
Incorporation Status: 
Exempt
Address
631 W. Edgewood Drive
Ellettsville
IN
47429
Contact
812-876-3383
Toll Free in Indiana:
1-800-844-1010

Argus Canine Search & Rescue

Description: 

Argus, formed in 2000, was created to train and deploy ground search teams and specialty canine units. The team provides our local area of Monroe County, Indiana and surrounding areas with well-trained and experienced operational units. Members of Argus have experience in ground search, first aid, navigation, communications, crime scene preservation, emergency medicine, geographic information systems (GIS) and search management.

Argus is a not-for-profit group based in Bloomington, Indiana. Our team consists of volunteers from the local community. New volunteers are welcome to join or simply visit one of our twice-weekly training events to see what we're about. Send us an email and we'll be glad to let you know when and where the next one is.

Incorporation Status: 
Incorporated
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Address
P.O. Box 1906
Bloomington
IN
47402
Contact

Arts Alliance of Greater Bloomington

Description: 

The Arts Alliance of Greater Bloomington maintains an Artist Directory & promotes local arts with a unified voice.

The AAGB is an association of artists, art organizations, and arts advocates dedicated to furthering arts of every type in our area by providing a forum for communication, encouragement, and action. It aims to be a collective and unified voice for the arts in all their diversity to improve the general condition of artists and their organizations. Through this collective action the Alliance seeks to reinforce the vitality of the Bloomington area as a center for the arts for our citizens and a vibrant destination for visitors.

Year Established: 
2010 (all day)
Incorporation Status: 
Incorporated
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Address
P.O. Box 3294
Bloomington
IN
47402
Additional Address
P.O. Box 3294
Bloomington
IN
47402
Contact
Joanne
Shank
812-824-9861

Autism Society of America

Description: 

The Autism Society, the nation's leading grassroots autism organization, exists to improve the lives of all affected by autism. We do this by increasing public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by people on the spectrum, advocating for appropriate services for individuals across the lifespan, and providing the latest information regarding treatment, education, research and advocacy.

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Address
Bethesda
MD
Contact
Jody Goddard
812-876-3311

BCT Management, Inc. Buskirk Chumley Theater

Description: 

The mission of BCT Management, Inc. is to develop the Buskirk-Chumley Theater as a high quality and widely accessible performance venue operated in a fiscally responsible manner.

Incorporation Status: 
Exempt
Community Organizations Subjects: 
Address
114 East Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington
IN
47408
Contact
Lily
Bonwich
Development Manager
8126763035
Technical Director

Be Loved Transportation

Description: 

The mission of Be Loved Transportation Inc. is to provide reliable and courteous non-emergency medical transportation to anyone who needs it. The vision is to ensure anyone needing medical transportation will have it. This will be carried out in an environment that not only transports but provides genuine relationship building. Our purpose is to provide transportation in order to bridge the gap between patients and healthcare. We provide transportation for individuals to and from appointments such as dialysis, chemotherapy, doctors appointments etc. regardless of financial restraints, family availability, or other barriers. We also link individuals and families with resources in the community to provide supportive services for those who come into contact with Be Loved Transportation.

Year Established: 
2009 (all day)
Incorporation Status: 
Exempt
Address
Bloomington
IN
47404
Contact
Dwayne
Cole
812-287-2610

Beat Tobacco

Description: 

Beat Tobacco is a smoking cessation program led and sponsored by IU Health Bloomington Hospital, designed to educate and support you in your decision to be tobacco free. The classes are taught by Monroe County Tobacco Coalition educators from IU Health Bloomington Hospital, Monroe County Health Department and Volunteers in Medicine who have received training on how to help people quit tobacco. They understand the struggles and side effects of tobacco cessation and have an extended knowledge base to give you options on how to successfully quit. These classes are free and no reservation is required.

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Address
333 E. Miller Drive
Bloomington
IN
47401
Contact
Patricia
Colon
812-353-5811

Bee Town Beekeeping Club

Description: 

The Bee Town Bee Club's mission is to learn and share all bee related things amongst the club members and the community. They strive to spread their love of bees and beekeeping and also educate the Bloomington community in plight of the honey bee.The Bee Town Bee Club's mission is to learn and share all bee related things amongst the club members and the community. They strive to spread their love of bees and beekeeping and also educate the Bloomington community in plight of the honey bee.

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