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
Ashley Brooks loves to feed and foster community by nurturing the budding food industry around Indy. After co-founding the restaurant Milktooth, she’s laser-focused her efforts on private dining events (under the hospitality design company A.Rose), a brunch festival called Baby Got Brunch, co-founding the Garfield Park Farmers Market, “and most
317grow is not your typical landscaping company. “I really like to challenge the status quo,” says partner and design principal, Amanda Thieman, “and we all really love to surprise and delight our clients and see our projects and properties be the foundation for experiences that many families create.” Amanda and her business
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,
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.