INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS: Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation Helping Fund ‘Talent Magnet’ 16 Tech
During a recent Studio(i) interview with Inside INdiana Business, our President and CEO, Claire Fiddian-Green, said supporting 16 Tech speaks to a key piece of the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation’s strategy, which is boosting the Indianapolis economy by strengthening the life sciences sector. She expects the 60-acre community to become a “talent magnet” for top innovators from around the world.
Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation Helping Fund ‘Talent Magnet‘
WFYI No Limits Radio Show: Tobacco Retail Access in the Indianapolis Metro Area
The smoking rate in Indianapolis is nearly twice that of some of the healthiest cities in the nation, but is access to retail tobacco part of the problem? A new report by The Polis Center at IUPUI reveals critical information on smoking in the Indianapolis metro area. Our President and CEO, Claire Fiddian-Green, joined Karen Frederickson Comer, Director of Collaborative Research and Health Geoinformatics at The Polis Center and Dr. Virginia Caine, Director of the Marion County Public Health…
TIMES OF NORTHWEST INDIANA: Guest Commentary: Tobacco harms all Hoosiers
Imagine what we could accomplish in Indiana with an extra $270 million each year.
We could ensure nearly every low-income 4-year-old who remains without access to quality pre-kindergarten receives a state-funded scholarship. We could invest substantial resources in comprehensive prevention programs and expanded addiction treatment services to combat our state’s opioid epidemic.
And we could triple the size of economic development initiatives.
Instead, we’re spending double that amount —…