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2016 Celebrating Catholic School Values

12.23.2016

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Join us in Celebrating Catholic School Values


The 21st annual Celebrating Catholic School Values: Scholarship and Career Achievement Awards event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Union Station in Indianapolis on Thursday, February 9, 2017.  This year’s celebration features keynote speaker James Danko, president of Butler University, and will draw more than 700 guests from the greater Indianapolis community in celebration of Catholic education. 

Since 1996, this premier event has highlights Catholic schools as assets to the corporate community, honored an outstanding group of alumni for their career accomplishments and honored friends of Catholic schools for their community service. 

The 2017 Honorees are:

CAREER ACHIEVEMENT HONOREES
Kevin Johnson      Tom Spencer

COMMUNITY SERVICE HONOREES
Mr. & Mrs. Kathy and Van Willis  

Click here to learn more about the event

Click here to register
             

For more event information, please contact:
Joni Ripa at 317-236-1444 or 1-800-382-9836, ext. 1444

Support Catholic Education – 2017 CCSV Sponsors

We are seeking corporations and individuals to sponsor this event.  Funds raised from Celebrating Catholic School Values help provide scholarships to students from low-income families in the 68 schools throughout the Archdiocese.  Sponsorship at this premier annual event provides a great opportunity for advertising exposure to the more than 700 guests who attend from the greater Indianapolis community, and more important, it demonstrates your support of and commitment to Catholic education. 

Click here for the 2017 CCSV sponsorship benefits
 

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Kimberly Pohovey, Director of Mission Advancement for
Catholic Education Initiatives
Archdiocese of Indianapolis
1400 N. Meridian Street | Indianapolis, IN  46202
317-236-1568 or 1-800-382-9836, ext. 1568
kpohovey@archindy.org



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Giving for SGO Tax Credit Scholarships


HOW DO IND
IANA STATE TAX CREDITS WORK?
$1000 Contribution Example to Institute for Quality Education SGO
http://www.i4qed.org/sgo

  With Tax Credit  Without Tax Credit 
Without Tax Credit  $500  $0 
Federal (28%)   $140 * $280 
Savings $640  $280 
Out of Pocket Costs  $360 $720 
   34% 72%
An SGO Tax Credit Scholarship can make a student eligible for a State Voucher after one year

* Net federal deduction is equal to the contribution less the state tax credit as state taxes are deductible from federal taxes. Assumes deductions are itemized. Actual after-tax cost will vary based on your tax status.  Consult your tax professional. 


WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF MY DONATION?

($1000 Contribution Example)

 1 Kindergarten Student
($500 Minimum SGO Scholarship for one
year makes student eligible for a State Voucher)
X
12 Year Education on Vouchers
$60, 000 generated in voucher money
20 Kindergarten Students
($500 Minimum SGO Scholarship Each)

 X 
12 Year Education on Vouchers
Over $1.2 million generated in voucher money

Examples adopted from Institute for Quality Education SGO
 - the Scholarship Granting Organization for the Archdiocese - 
More about the Tax Credit Scholarships and the Indiana School Vouchers can be found HERE.



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