Crouching Tigers mission is to inspire children to make positive choices. Character Development is taught in every class by utilizing martial arts, fitness, and self-defense. Each unit of curriculum is designed around safety or skills topics and requires students to learn, memorize, and recite character development skills such as respect, kindness, and integrity. Crouching Tigers offers classes at the DayStar childcare facility for daycare students. Registration is through their website.
This fun and inspirational class encourages a child's natural thirst for knowledge. Children are encouraged to learn self-expression as well as building social skills with the practice of fun poses, partner and group poses, yoga games, breathing and basic anatomy. Little Lotus combines simple yoga poses with stories and movement that exercise social, sensory and motor skills while increasing flexibility in this energy releasing class. The instructor, Ms. Robyn Burroughs is a long time DayStar parent. Robyn completed her 200 hour coursework to become a Registered Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance in August of 2017.
United Way of Central Indiana harnesses the collective impact of local partners specializing in education, financial stability, health and basic needs to focus on specific, measurable goals and improve the lives of everyone in Central Indiana.
John Boner Neighborhood Centers inspires neighbors and partners to improve the quality of life on the near eastside by providing tools for change and growth.
East Tenth United Methodist Children and Youth Center is a neighboring Paths to Quality Level Three daycare. East Tenth is a fellow participant in the Great Families 2020 initiative.
Families First provides services that are flexible, affordable, and helpful for clients. The mission of Families First is to create healthier communities by strengthening families and individuals during life challenges and changes.
Englewood Christian Church is a community of disciples of Jesus. We are a real community which cares about everything which is essential and necessary for life. We believe God has gathered us together as a particular expression of the Body of Christ to be a witness of the continuing presence of Jesus for our neighborhood and our city.
ENGLEWOOD CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Englewood Community Development Corporation (ECDC) strives to nurture and embody “love of neighbor” in the areas of affordable housing, economic development, and comprehensive community development on the Near Eastside of Indianapolis. As an outgrowth of Englewood Christian Church, ECDC is a way vehicle for members and neighbors to move toward deep and healthy community. Additionally, ECDC is a resource and collaborative partner for neighbors of our Englewood Neighborhood and Near Eastside community and an inspiration and demonstration for churches and church communities seeking a more faithful response to “love of neighbor” in their own communities.The organization maintains a focus on strengthening our neighborhood by providing quality and affordable home ownership and rental opportunities for a wide array of valued neighbors as well as developing affordable commercial and retail opportunities for a variety of businesses and organizations on the Near Eastside of Indianapolis.
Englewood Recreation is an extension of Englewood Community Development Corporation. Its purpose is simple: to promote physical, social, emotional health in our neighborhood by providing the space and opportunity for fun anloor gymnasium for basketball, volleyball, futsal; a viewing mezzanine with traversing wall; and the rooftop hockey arena. In addition to this space, Englewood Recreation is proud to host the East Indy Striders, our youth running club on the Near Eastside, as well as partner to provide the Near East Soccer Alliance for kids.