Education Celebration

Education Celebration

Education Celebration

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School on Wheels’ annual Education Celebration, presented by BMO Harris Bank and DEFENDERS, raises over $250,000 to provide tutoring and academic services to children impacted by homelessness.

Education Celebration
Thursday, April 18, 2019
The Crane Bay
551 Merrill Street
Indianapolis, IN 46225

Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction 
6 pm – 7 pm

Dinner, Program & Awards Ceremony
7 pm – 9 m

Dinner, complimentary beer, wine, and signature drink, in addition to a full cash bar. Business attire. Complimentary parking. 

This year’s Guest Speaker is Dr. Matthew Morton, a Research Fellow at Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago with expertise in youth empowerment, homelessness, evaluation, and evidence-based practice. Dr. Morton currently leads youth homelessness work and international projects at Chapin Hall. He is principal investigator of Voice of Youth Count, the most comprehensive national research initiative to-date focused on youth homelessness in America.

Thanks to our Presenting and VIP sponsors who underwrite the costs of the event, 100% of ticket proceeds and all other sponsorships support School on Wheels programming.

Join us to celebrate the academic accomplishments of children impacted by homelessness throughout Indianapolis, while honoring the businesses and individuals who are transforming lives through education. Tickets are $150 and tables of 10 are $1,500. You can purchase your seats today via our donate page or reach out to Laura Long. The RSVP deadline is April 5!

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Learn more about our sponsor levels here or contact Amber Ewing Kostoff at



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March 18, 2019