Two years ago, Kat Gering decided she wanted to be more involved in her community, so she joined The Patachou Foundation team. “I have also been employed part-time in the Children’s Ministry at my church for several years, caring for young children ranging in age from infant to preschool,” she
The Patachou Foundation Ambassadors are dedicated leaders in Indianapolis who are making a direct impact on Indianapolis children suffering from hunger and food insecurity by raising money to support one of the schools we serve. Liz is a native Hoosier and loves working in Indianapolis and serving her community. “I am an only child. I lost
Big smiles and hungry tummies await our crew of The Patachou Foundation volunteers at Camp Boneroo, held at the Brookside Community Center, each day. This summer, 65 kids attend Camp Boneroo, named after The Boner Center in Indianapolis. Both Camp Boneroo, and its school-year counterpart the EDGE program, offer a
Diane is the mom of two great kids, a wife of 31 years, a dog lover, and a true friend to everyone she meets. “I feel there is no better way for me to give time to my community than by helping children not feel hungry,” she says. Diane understands
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. Ashley Brooks loves to feed and foster community by nurturing the budding food industry around Indy.
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