Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

CIC and IUYA’s Chickadee Award

“A Chickadee bird was chosen to remind [us] of its ability to respond to any injustice with courage despite size and influence. Chickadees are small animals, but they are highly adaptable and brave. In this way, the Chickadee Bird Award is symbolic of leaders leading with courage and seeking new avenues of growth.”


Apply for the Immigrant & Refugee Service Corps

Through June you can apply to join the Immigrant and Refugee Service Corps, which cultivates a healthier and more welcoming Indianapolis with AmeriCorps placements at social service agencies, religious communities, and other nonprofits.


100,000 Acts of Compassion and the Dalai Lama

John Clark, “A Challenge for Indianapolis: 100,000 Acts of Compassion,” Indianapolis Star June 23


Register for the 2016 Indy Festival of Faiths!

You can register for the Indy Festival of Faiths on September 18. It's the intercultural and spiritual event of the season, sign up now!


The Value of Interfaith Engagement

CIC Board member John Samples closed the Annual Interfaith Banquet with a fundraising appeal that highlighted why interfaith engagement is so important


A Call to Action against Religious Intolerance and Increasing Incivility

The Center for Interfaith Cooperation is committed to building a vibrant, pluralistic society defined by deep respect for religious diversity. Although we may not agree about every issue of politics or religion, we are


Conversations about Islam and with Muslims this spring

It is said that 9 out of 10 Americans have never talked with a Muslim. That should not be! Here are several chances to learn more about the religion Islam, and more chances to talk with Muslims.


Apply for the Immigrant & Refugee Service Corps

The Immigrant and Refugee Service Corps cultivates a healthier and more welcoming Indianapolis with AmeriCorps placements at social service agencies, religious communities, and other nonprofits.


The reviews are in … the Interfaith Banquet was a hit!

"… thank you for hosting the wonderful CIC evening on Sunday. It was great to see such a great, diverse audience celebrating together. You have made a huge impact on Indianapolis in bringing such disparate perspectives into common ground.”


A New View Film Series — Watch, think, discuss

A New View Film Series will journey outside everyday life to explore new worldviews through the screening of five films. Come for the movies, stay for the conversation.


Join our Network

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