Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Community Calendar

These are not necessarily CIC sponsored events. For a calendar of CIC events, go here.

Hunger Walk @ Downtown Canal, at Walnut St. Basin
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hunger Walk @ Downtown Canal, at Walnut St. Basin
Vision: The Hunger Walk seeks to invite businesses and organizations in central Indiana to get involved in alleviating hunger in our neighborhoods. Guidelines: The Hunger Walk (approx. 5k) is on Saturday, July 20th at the Canal 9 am to noon Meeting place at Walnut Street
The Hunger Awareness Prayer Walk @ Particular congregations
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Hunger Awareness Prayer Walk @ Particular congregations
The Hunger Awareness Prayer Walk seeks to invite churches in central Indiana to pray for their neighborhoods simultaneously. Guidelines: Individual participants are encouraged to bring canned goods to be collected by the local church. If the church has a food pantry, they may keep the
Turkish Cooking Class @ St. Luke's United Methodist Church
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Turkish Cooking Class @ St. Luke's United Methodist Church | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States
In this cooking class, we are going to make delicious Cheese Roll and Lentil Ball. Join us to enjoy Turkish food.
Aug 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
System Shift 2019: Youth Food System Leadership @ Felege Hiywot Center | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States
Inclusivity is a component in any robust discussion of food system change – across gender, race, and class. However, age is often excluded from the broader food system conversation. Please join Indy Food Council and Felege Hiywot Center on August 10 for a youth-led presentation and discussion
Turkish Cooking Class @ St. Luke's United Methodist Church
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Turkish Cooking Class @ St. Luke's United Methodist Church | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States
In this cooking class, we are going to make delicious Cheese Roll and Lentil Ball. Join us to enjoy Turkish food.
Jul
20
Sat
Hunger Walk @ Downtown Canal, at Walnut St. Basin
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hunger Walk @ Downtown Canal, at Walnut St. Basin

Vision: The Hunger Walk seeks to invite businesses and organizations in central Indiana to get involved in alleviating hunger in our neighborhoods.

Guidelines:

  • The Hunger Walk (approx. 5k) is on Saturday, July 20th at the Canal 9 am to noon
    • Meeting place at Walnut Street basin
    • Hunger Walk registration starts at 9 am
  • Official FHL Week t-shirt is available for $25 each ($15 is tax-deductible). To order, email by 7/15 info@fhlinternational.org with your size, business name, and address. Shirts are also available onsite.
    • If your organization or employer is one of our Sponsors, they will be receiving complimentary t-shirts depending on their sponsorship level.
  • All participants should sign their name on an Attendance Sheet.
  • Form teams to walk together
    • Invite your co-employees, family, and friends
    • Team leaders must ensure the safety of everyone by reminding him or her to walk on the sidewalks. Children under 18 years of age should always be with their parents or guardians.
    • Bring water for hydration

 

Jul
21
Sun
The Hunger Awareness Prayer Walk @ Particular congregations
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Hunger Awareness Prayer Walk @ Particular congregations

The Hunger Awareness Prayer Walk seeks to invite churches in central Indiana to pray for their neighborhoods simultaneously.

Guidelines:

  • Individual participants are encouraged to bring canned goods to be collected by the local church. If the church has a food pantry, they may keep the collections; if not, the church may elect to donate the collections to a local neighborhood food pantry. (Individuals can also participate and may form a group locally.)
  • Official FHL Week t-shirt is available for $25 each ($15 is tax-deductible). To order, email by 7/15 info@fhlinternational.org with your size, church name, and address.
  • All participants should sign their name on an Attendance Sheet to make sure the local church accounts for everyone.
  • Before the walk, the church leader will lead a short prayer, share the purpose, the vision and give instructions.
  • Prayer Walk starts at 3 pm on Sunday, July 21st at your individual church
  • Form teams to walk together. The size of your teams depends on the number of participants.
  • Plan to walk for an hour around your church neighborhood
    • Use Google map to identify the streets and areas for prayer walking
    • Form groups with Team leaders having the map for their team and ensure that all team members are well informed of the walk.
    • Team leaders must ensure the safety of everyone by reminding everyone to walk on sidewalks. Children under 18 years of age must always be with their parents or guardians.
  • While prayer walking, everyone is encouraged to:
    • Pray for businesses such as retailers, gas stations, restaurants, local banks, etc.
      • Ask permission if you can bless their business
    • Each participant should have note pads and pens so they can jot down any observations and needs about the neighborhood and what God may be saying.
    • Pray that God would reveal His plan to alleviate hunger (physical, emotional, spiritual) beyond giving bags of food.
      • Involvement and engagement of the local community to serve together
      • Let the everyone know about the state of hunger in Indiana (see above info)
    • Other events:
      • Hunger Walk at Indianapolis Canal, Sat. July 20 9 am-noon starting at Walnut St. Basin
      • Hunger (0-0-1) Challenge, Mon.-Fri. July 22-26 – eat 1 meal a day for 5 days and post your experience to FHL Blog at https://www.fhlinternational.info/fhl-ambassador/
      • Community Gathering at 1100 W. 42nd, Sat. July 27 9 am–2 pm – garage sale, family fun, food trucks and former Indianapolis Colts players at Kids Zone
Jul
31
Wed
Turkish Cooking Class @ St. Luke's United Methodist Church
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
In this cooking class, we are going to make delicious Cheese Roll and Lentil Ball. Join us to enjoy Turkish food.
Aug
10
Sat
System Shift 2019: Youth Food System Leadership @ Felege Hiywot Center
Aug 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
System Shift 2019: Youth Food System Leadership @ Felege Hiywot Center | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States

Inclusivity is a component in any robust discussion of food system change – across gender, race, and class. However, age is often excluded from the broader food system conversation.

Please join Indy Food Council and Felege Hiywot Center on August 10 for a youth-led presentation and discussion on youth food system leadership. At this event, we will bring together Indy Food Council members and community partners to examine how to better support the advancement of a food system where youth envision and engage in our collective work.

The event is free to attend and refreshments will be served.

Aug
21
Wed
Turkish Cooking Class @ St. Luke's United Methodist Church
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
In this cooking class, we are going to make delicious Cheese Roll and Lentil Ball. Join us to enjoy Turkish food.