Terre Haute Charities

Alano Inc.

The Alano Club of Terre Haute, located at 1330 Lafayette Avenue, is a drug rehab facility that provides treatment to people with drug addiction and other substance abuse problems. The name 'ALANO' derives from ALcohol ANOnymous. The Terre Haute branch's phone is 812-230-4265. The website with contact information is below.

Altrusa Internation - Terre Haute American Chemical Society

Altrusa is an international nonprofit organization undertaking a variety of service, literacy, fundraising, and international projects. Altrusa looks for new members who share an interest in community service and enjoy friendship, fun, and satisfaction that comes from working together with the goal of benefitting others. 

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American Legion - Terre Haute

The American Legion was instituted by the United States Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization dedicated to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation's largest veterans service organization, and commits to mentoring youth, sponsoring wholesome community programs, advocating patriotism, and offering devotion to our veterans.

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Amvets - Terre Haute

Amvets is a non-partisan, volunteer-led organization that was formed by the World War II veterans of the United States military. The organization represents over 20 million veterans and their families, and advocates for its members and for numerous causes that the group deems helpful for the nation at large. 

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Art Spaces

Art Spaces strives to better the landscape of the city through public art and design. The organization has added eighteen unique, site-specific public sculptures throughout Terre Haute. The art further adds meaning and interest to our public places, and the art provided is free to all of those in our community at all times. 

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Alternatives For Living and Learning

Alternatives for Living & Learning is a nonprofit organization focused on child day care. It is an United Way agency that provides nursery and other support services to children of high school aged parents. This agency, located on Terre Haute South's high school campus, helps allow high school parents to best balance parenting and academics. 

American Chemical Society

- Wabash Valley

The American Chemical Society aims to advance the broader chemistry enterprise and its practitioners for the benefit of Earth and its people. The Terre Haute chapter takes part in the numerous scientific journals, research conferences, and takes part in numerous other chemistry related programs throughout the year. 

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American Red Cross - Terre Haute

The American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization, which prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergency. Through donations, volunteers, and various other partnerships, the American Red Cross offers disaster relief, access to safe blood products, service to armed service families, and help in emergency. 

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Arc of Vigo County

The Arc of Vigo County provides advocacy, parent support and training, and services to families with a family member with a developmental disability. Also, the organization is involved in supported employment  and habilitation services for those with developmental disability to facilitate integration of all persons into our community.

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Arts Illiana

Arts Illiana promotes, supports, and enhances the arts and cultural activities of the Wabash Valley. The primary Indiana counties of Arts Illiana include Clay, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion, and Vigo. The primary Illinois counties include Clark and Edgar. Arts Illiana offers multiple art galleries throughout the year for our community.

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Bass Unlimited Foundation

The Bass Unlimited Foundation strives to provide resources for conservation, preservation, and restoration of fish populations in public accessible waters for anglers of today and of future generations. Furthermore, the foundation puts on various fishing events throughout the year, such as family fishing days and fishing tournaments.

Bethesda Corporation

Juliet A. Peddle Park

Bethesda Corporation

Bethesda Corporation is a non-profit, which operates a 101 unit apartment for the elderly, handicapped, and low-income persons in Terre Haute. The elderly and low-income project ran by the corporation is known as Juliet A. Peddle Park in her memory. The park was opened in 1980, and offers full-time management and maintenance.

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Bibles for the Blind and Visually Handicapped

Bibles for the Blind and Visually Handicapped prints and distributes the Bible in braille without charge to the blind and visually handicapped to those who are otherwise unable to afford to read God's word. The organization has provided Bibles across the world, and the Terre Haute chapter can be reached at 812-466-4899. 

Biblical Dynamics

Christian Counseling

Biblical Dynamics Inc.

Biblical Dynamics, which also operates under the name Christian Counseling, provides numerous counseling services. These include individual counseling, couple and marriage counseling, children and family counseling, stress and anger management, and Christian and spiritual counseling to help those in need.

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Bass Unlimited Foundation

The Bass Unlimited Foundation strives to provide resources for conservation, preservation, and restoration of fish populations in public accessible waters for anglers of today and of future generations. Furthermore, the foundation puts on various fishing events throughout the year, such as family fishing days and fishing tournaments.

Bethesda Corporation

Juliet A. Peddle Park

Bethesda Corporation

Bethesda Corporation is a non-profit, which operates a 101 unit apartment for the elderly, handicapped, and low-income persons in Terre Haute. The elderly and low-income project ran by the corporation is known as Juliet A. Peddle Park in her memory. The park was opened in 1980, and offers full-time management and maintenance.

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Bibles for the Blind and Visually Handicapped

Bibles for the Blind and Visually Handicapped prints and distributes the Bible in braille without charge to the blind and visually handicapped to those who are otherwise unable to afford to read God's word. The organization has provided Bibles across the world, and the Terre Haute chapter can be reached at 812-466-4899. 

Blues at the Crossroads Festival

The Blues at the Crossroads Festivals represents a two day music festival featuring midwestern blues and rock n' roll music that occurs at the Crossroads of America. Musicians come from across the midwest to share their music for the event. The festival also offers food concessions, beer gardens, silent disco, and various other activities. 

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Christian Counseling

Biblical Dynamics Inc.

Biblical Dynamics, which also operates under the name Christian Counseling, provides numerous counseling services. These include individual counseling, couple and marriage counseling, children and family counseling, stress and anger management, and Christian and spiritual counseling to help those in need.

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Boy Scouts of America - Terre Haute

Boy Scouts of America represents one of the largest youth organizations in the United States, with more than 2.4 million youth participants and nearly 1 million adult volunteers. Boy Scouts of America train citizenship, character development, and and self-reliance through a wide range of scouting activities to train prepare youth for life.

Boys & Girls Club - Terre Haute

The Boys & Girls Club strives to enable all young people, especially those who need it most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens. The Boys & Girls Club believes that every child has what it takes to become successful, and thus, provides a nurturing environment to ensure kids become successful.

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Boy Scouts of America represents one of the largest youth organizations in the United States, with more than 2.4 million youth participants and nearly 1 million adult volunteers. Boy Scouts of America train citizenship, character development, and and self-reliance through a wide range of scouting activities to train prepare youth for life.

Bright Hope Riders

of the Wabash Valley

Bright Hope Riders of the Wabash Valley provides therapeutic horseback riding to persons with developmental disabilities. Therapeutic horseback riding offers a unique form of therapy for people with physical, cognitive, or developmental delay disabilities. The organization was founded in 2000, and can be reached at 812-466-2334.

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#BeMoreLikeClaire is a fundraiser in memory of Claire Elizabeth VanLandingham, who was tragically murdered at age 28. The mission aims to increase access to food, housing, and healthcare. In addition, the organization works to end relationship violence, create healthier environments, and mentoring development. 

CANDLES

CANDLES was started by Holocaust survivor Eva Kor to prevent prejudice and hatred through education about the Holocaust. The organization is dedicated to the memory of the Kor twins who were subject to Nazi doctor Josef Mengele. Through education, the museum hopes to create a world free from hatred and genocide. 

Catholic Charities of Terre Haute

Catholic Charities of Terre Haute is an agency that offers compassionate and caring assistance to those in need in Terre Haute. It offers numerous services, such as a youth center, a foodbank, and housing for women facing hardship. The agency also has a program to help needy families during the Christmas season. 

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Chances And Services For Youth (CASY)

Chances and Services For Youth is dedicated to helping parents, teachers, child care providers, and our entire community build brighter futures for children. The organization offers after-school care, one-on-one mentoring programs, and summer camps. The organization also puts on Bikes for Tykes to provide children with bicycles.

Children's Theater

of Terre Haute

Children's Theater of Terre Haute

The Children's Theater of Terre Haute's mission is to encourage children of all ages to follow their passion both onstage and off. The theater was founded in 1936, and the first productions were the Wizard of Oz and Treasure Island. To this day, the Children's Theater puts on multiple shows throughout the year. 

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Chinese School of the Wabash Valley

The Chinese School of the Wabash Valley teaches the Chinese language and culture to residents of the Wabash Valley. The school offers classes to children and adults, and the classes range from beginner to intermediate to proficient. In addition to teaching, the organization offers Chinese residents a way to stay connected to their culture. 

Collett Park Neighborhood Association

The Collett Park Neighborhood Association aims to preserve and improve Collett Park, the surrounding historic district, and the entire neighborhood at large. The association works with governmental agencies, businesses, and institutions to preserve this beautiful park and ensure it future generations can enjoy just like residents of today.

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Community Christian Counseling

Community Christian Counseling provides biblically sound, confidential, and financially accessible counseling to individuals and families seeking victory over life's challenges. Mental health, hardship, and substance abuse represent just a few of the topics addressed through Community Christian Counseling. 

Community Theater of Terre Haute

The Community Theater of Terre Haute strives to entertain, educate, and enrich the community through dramatic arts. The theater puts on five stage productions and several black box productions during the year, and allows the residents of Terre Haute the opportunity to see and become part of live theater.

Council on Domestic Abuse (CODA)

The Council on Domestic Abuse works to eliminate domestic violence and sexual assault through societal change and the empowerment of abused individuals and their minor children. CODA offers an emergency shelter, a 24-hour crisis line, legal advocacy, educational programs, and various other services to those affected by domestic abuse.

Covered Bridge

Special Education District

The Covered Bridge Special Education District stands by the notion that every student has the right to an appropriate education. Thus, the district offers numerous programs to help those with special needs attain that appropriate education. Therapy, consultation, and other special needs services are provided by the organization.

Covered With Love, Inc.

Covered With Love, Inc. works to decrease child poverty by providing diapers, disposable training pants, wipes, and baby hygiene products to families in need or crisis. The organization is affiliated with the National Diaper Network and has been recognized as a distinguished nonprofit organization in the community.

Crisis Pregnancy Center

of the Wabash Valley

The Crisis Pregnancy Center of the Wabash Valley opened in 1988 to provide free pregnancy tests, counseling, maternity clothes, and baby items. As the organization grew, new services such as a creating positive relationships program and a abstinence program for middle school students. The organization also offers free STD testing. 

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Crossroads Recovery Inc.

Covered With Love, Inc. works to decrease child poverty by providing diapers, disposable training pants, wipes, and baby hygiene products to families in need or crisis. The organization is affiliated with the National Diaper Network and has been recognized as a distinguished nonprofit organization in the community.

Cure A Little Heart Foundation

- Terre Haute

The Cure A Little Herat Foundation was founded in 2005 with a vision to treatment for economically disadvantaged children with pediatric heart disease. The foundation also supports training and research opportunities to advance treatment options for improving pediatric heart disease. The Terre Haute branch can be reached at 812-234-2016.

Crossroads Volleyball Inc.

The Crossroads of America (COA) Volleyball Club is an athletic program that gives young athletes the opportunity to pursue volleyball at a competitive level. The club trains aspiring volleyball players and puts together teams, scrimmages, and tournaments. Also, the club prepares players for high school competition and the chance for collegiate ball.

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Daughters of the Nile

-Terre Haute

Daughters of the Nile is an international organization of women 18 years or older, who are related by birth or marriage to a Shriner, Master Mason, or Daughter of the Nile, or is a member in good-standing of a Masonic-related organization for girls. The organization as a whole contributes 1.7 million annually to Shriner hospitals for children.

Dispute Resolution Center

for the Wabash Valley

Dispute Resolution Center

for the Wabash Valley

The Dispute Resolution Center of the Wabash Valley strives to promote the non-adversarial resolution of conflicts in the Wabash Valley. The center accomplishes this goal primarily through education, referrals, and direct service. It is designed to help parties resolve their own dispute without going to court. 

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District 7 Pro Bono Corporation

Daughters of the Nile is an international organization of women 18 years or older, who are related by birth or marriage to a Shriner, Master Mason, or Daughter of the Nile, or is a member in good-standing of a Masonic-related organization for girls. The organization as a whole contributes 1.7 million annually to Shriner hospitals for children.

14th & Chestnut Community Center

14th & Chestnut Community Center is a faith-based nonprofit organization dedicated to making a difference in the lives of local children. The center runs an after school program and various other events throughout the year to ensure children receive their basic needs. The center also holds a food pantry open to the Terre Haute community. 

500 Museum of Wheels

500 Museum of Wheels, located on Ohio street, shares the Indiana racing heritage with Terre Haute residents. The museum showcases approximately 35 cars, various motorcycles, and numerous memorabilia items. Admission for those over the age of 15 is $5.00. However, no one has ever been refused to visit due to an inability to pay.