Wondering how you can plug into the Butler-Tarkington neighborhood? Take a look at these current opportunities to get involved.

  • 22484527807_5198b8e070_zKeep Indianapolis Beautiful is seeking grant applications for tree plantings in Butler-Tarkington. In particular, the organization has identified Graceland Avenue from 38th Street to 46th Street as particularly suited to 50 or more new trees, but volunteers need to fill out the paperwork for the program. The deadline to apply for the 2017 Community Forestry program is July 8, 2016. Take a look at kibi.org for more information or to fill out the application.
  • A Butler-Tarkington Homecoming Event is in its early planning stage. Plans include a community worship service on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, and a party at School 43 on Saturday, Sept. 17. A planning committee is being formed. If you’re interested in serving on the committee or otherwise helping plan, contact Brenda Vance Paschal at blvancevance@yahoo.com.
  • Volunteers needed to read with children at the MLK Center. If you’re interested, contact the MLK Center at  317-923-4581 for more information.

If you have a volunteer opportunity in Butler-Tarkington that you’d like to see on this list, email btnapresident@gmail.com.