Indian River Insights from Vero Beach Magazine
One of the greatest things about living in this community is that there is no shortage of people willing to work to improve the lives of others."- Jeff Pickering
In partnership with Vero Beach Magazine, Indian River Community Foundation's President and CEO, Jeff Pickering, writes a monthly article called Indian River Insights. These articles explore the root causes of community needs, celebrate successes, analyze meaningful solutions, and offer insights into persistent challenges. In the July 2021 Edition of the Vero Beach Magazine, Pickering explores how investing in programs that support our community's children enriches us all.
Indian River Insights works in conjunction with Indian River Indicators. Indian River Indicators was launched in June 2021 and originated after the completion of the 2019 Indian River Community Needs Assessment. It provides key data and information about our community that is updated annually and can be used to support and sustain proven programs. It can also be used by community leaders to develop policy, promote promising practices and inspire innovation that can lead to solutions to persistent community challenges. Indian River Community Foundation holds informational sessions every Tuesday at 4pm via Zoom to introduce the community to this new resource. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to attend a session.
To learn more visit www.ircommunityfoundation.org and click “Indian River Indicators” or contact a member of the Community Foundation’s team at 772.492.1407.