Irene van Driel been teaching at Butler University since 2016, at the department of strategic communication. “It is our mission to connect class material with real-life experiences, preferably by collaborating with organizations within the community,” she says. Irene chose to collaborate with The Patachou Foundation was perfect for her class
Meghan Freeman is an avid volunteer who has lived in Indianapolis most of her life. She works in marketing at IU Health and is a self-proclaimed fitness junkie who spends most of her free time at the gym. “If not there,” she says, “I’m probably at The Koelschip, the bar
Omber Khan works for vitamins and supplements companies Health Spot and SELFe. Omber’s life was changed by making healthier food choices, and he joined The Patachou Foundation as an Ambassador because of its mission to improve the lives of kids through nutritious meals and education. “Food education needs to be
The Patachou Foundation Ambassadors are dedicated leaders in Indianapolis who are making a direct impact Indianapolis children suffering from hunger and food insecurity by raising money to support one of the schools we serve. Christina Zerfas is a proud IU alum, avid dancer, and world traveler who delights in the world’s endless possibilities. She
We’re so thankful to everyone who came last week to pack the house at The Patachou Foundation’s 5th Annual Speakers Forum presented by Ambrose Property Group. This year’s Speakers Forum raised enough to fund 14,000 nutritious, scratch-made meals for hungry kids in Indianapolis. Thank you to all our generous sponsors,
Tom is a self-proclaimed “old retired guy” who spends a lot of his free time giving back to his community. In addition to volunteering and taking care of their pets, Tom and his wife have planted several thousand trees over the last 20 years on property they converted into a
One of our corporate volunteer partners, e-commerce company SupplyKick, makes giving back a part of their company culture. Not only do they support The Patachou Foundation through financial contributions, a team from SupplyKick volunteers each week by serving nutritious, scratch-made meals to kids at IPS 14. We got the low-down
The Patachou Foundation Ambassadors are dedicated leaders in Indianapolis who are making a direct impact on children suffering from hunger and food insecurity by raising money to support one of the schools we serve. Matt graduated from Butler University in 2017 with finance and risk management degrees and currently works in Chicago. “I’m in
To feed wholesome meals to food insecure children in our community and teach them to create healthy habits.
By combining nutritious meals, hands-on education activities, the kids we serve their awareness, connection and excitement about the joys of the table.