Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Improving the lives of prisoners (and others) through meditation

January 28th — From the office to the hospital room, the benefits of mindfulness have been scientifically proven. In this session, we learn about various efforts to improve the lives of inmates through the practice of meditation.

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A New View Film Series

A New View Film Series — a partnership between the Center for Interfaith Cooperation and Butler University's Center for Faith and Vocation — journeys outside everyday life to explore new worldviews through films.

Meet Brittany Head, CIC’s Butler intern

Brittany is a senior political science and religion major at Butler University. She's the newest member of Team CIC.

Tickets are on sale for the Sixth Annual Interfaith Banquet

March 8 — All five of poast Annual Interfaith Banquets have sold out. Don't be left out of the celebration — order your tickets now.

Interfaith Coalition for Mental Health (ICMH)

The Interfaith Coalition for Mental Health (ICMH) is a partnership between the Center for Interfaith Cooperation and the National Alliance on Mental Illness — Indiana. Its mission is to empower faith leaders to improve the lives of people and families affected by mental health conditions.

National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Human Trafficking Awareness Day was implemented to raise awareness among Americans that human trafficking does not just happen in other countries, but in states and communities across the United States – a fact some still struggle to recognize.

CIC statement — We must call out anti-Semitism

The recent string of attacks on members of the Jewish community in New York and New Jersey are more than disturbing. They call us to act.

Happy Mahayana New Year

January 10th — In countries where Mahayana Buddhism is the most dominant religion, January is the month of celebration.

Meet CIC’s newest board member, Carey Hamilton

Hamilton was elected to the Indiana State Legislature in 2016 to represent Indy’s north side, House District 87. Carey is also a nonprofit executive and has worked in the environmental field for 20+ years. During that time, she has managed several policy development initiatives and public outreach programs.

51st Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration Service

January 20th — Indianapolis has many fine MLK Day celebrations. We think one of the best is an interfaith service at the church where King preached in Indianapolis.

“Airing Dirty Linen” — The film and the book

The Hoosier Renaissance Woman, Rev. Delores Thornton, has a new accomplishment to add to her list: she is the writer, director, and producer of a movie. Where’s why you should see Airing Dirty Linen.

Watch a film about Thomas Merton, then discuss it with the director

January 23rd — We are in for a special treat when A New View film series screens "The Many Storeys and Last Days of Thomas Merton" followed by a discussion with director Morgan Atkinson

CIC 2020 Board

Center for Interfaith Cooperation’s board Perhaps CIC’s greatest asset is its board. Meet its

Discuss the Dynamics of Domestic Violence

Indiana has one of the highest rates of domestic violence in the US. The presenter will be Ashley Powell from Domestic Violence Network.

Join the Interfaith Enrichment Corps

Join the Interfaith Enrichment Corps, an AmeriCorps program run by CIC. Change the world while you change yourself