In the News


4/2/2021:  MLK Center Needs Community Support to Renovate Building, Serve More Children

/1/2021:  Fourth & Goal – IndySteelers Documentary from IndyStar 

1/26/2021: Mass Murder Sparks  Reflection for Indy Youth Programs Committed to Addressing Trauma

1/18/2021: MLK Center helps children and teens read, learn and improve.

1/14/2021: Junior Community Builders initiative hopes to address youths’ struggles

1/13/2021: MLK Community Center meets needs beyond e-learning for north side students.

1/7/2021: Community Builders at MLK Center focus on improving relations with police.

3/16/2020:  Indy soup restaurant starts program to help feed community need

3/18/2020:  Hoosiers are finding ways to help others during isolation

3/16/2020: Community Center helps residents face covid-19 food child care challenges.

12/2/2019:  16 Year Old Known as Community Leader in Multiple Programs Shot-Critically Injured

1/30/2019:  New Tech Center prepares youth for future careers

1/29/2019:  Teen Tech Center Now Open at the MLK Center

1/29/2019:  Teen Tech Center Opens in Indy

1/28/2019:  Teen Tech Center to Open in Indy

8/1/2018: Mayor Awards $300,000 in Violence Reduction Grants

11/26/2017: Legacy Grant Allows Coburn Place and MLK Center to Expand Programs

9/18/2017: South Butler Tarkington safer 2 years after killings thanks to neighborhood action

7/25/2017: Keeping up with Quintez: Summer jobs program ends on high note

6/27/2017: Keeping up with Quintez: Making Mom proud

6/23/2017: In their first summer job, many are helping their moms with the money they earn

6/19/2017: Keeping up with Quintez: the first paycheck

6/16/2017: Meet Quintez as he helps clean up Indianapolis

5/25/2017: Community Center to offer summer jobs keep teens out of crime

5/22/2017: Indianapolis Foundation Announces Recipients of $400,000 Community Crime Prevention Grants

3/24/2017: Trump budget would cut programs for 20000 Indiana kids

1/04/2017: Community helps School 43 transform learning environment

12/04/2016: Our Children: Indy Kids Find Peace at the MLK Center

9/27/2016: MLK Center awarded $75,000 to reduce crime among 17-24 year-olds in Mid-North area Neighborhoods

9/16/2016: Young shooting victim’s teammates dedicate football tournament to his memory

5/11/2016: Meet Indy’s next Fountain Square

4/2016: Huddle Up: Meet the Indy Steelers

4/2016: MLK Center: A Community Heart

3/24/2016: The City’s Big Bet on Tarkington Park

1/17/2016: Hackney: Honoring King’s legacy through action

11/13/2015: Journalist Amos Brown provided inspiration

11/02/2015: No tricks, just treats in Butler-Tarkington this Halloween

10/18/2015: Peace Rally for neighborhood rocked by violence

9/25/2015: Community Center works to steer children