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Donor Spotlight: Matthew Hanger

Name: Matt Hanger Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Co-Founder and CTO of Willo Labs; KIB Tree Tender What neighborhood do you live in?: Meridian Kessler What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis?: I have a few spots I find myself coming back to. When I need to recharge and recenter, I enjoy walking through the trees at Holliday Park. Rainy spring days are … Read more

Laura Wayne and Reid Wightman

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Research Scientist, Dow AgroSciences (Laura); Consultant and Owner, RevICS Security (Reid)   What neighborhood do you live in? South Broad Ripple   What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis?  I love the new Mari Evans mural on Mass Ave. She is such a legendary figure in Indianapolis. (Laura) Eagle Creek Reservoir. I love water, and love green spaces.  I’m … Read more

Will Gardner

Name: My name is Will Gardner.   Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: I am an environmental attorney at Taft, Stettinius, and Hollister LLP.   What neighborhood do you live in? I live in the Meridian Kessler neighborhood.   What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis? Indianapolis is filled with great public spaces both large and small, but I always find myself coming back to the … Read more

Joan Marsden

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Retired Lilly, biochemical manufacturing What neighborhood do you live in? Forest Manor, 51 years; originally from Canada, St. Johns, New Brunswick What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis?  Downtown because there is so much going on. Visiting the zoo and museums now with a great-grandchild to feed the ducks. How long have you supported Keep Indianapolis Beautiful? I’ve been … Read more

Glenn Blackwood

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Former Emergency and Trauma Radiologist and Assistant Professor  What neighborhood do you live in? Fletcher Place! What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis?  The Scottish Rite Cathedral inspires reverence and admiration, and displays the effects of human wisdom in the arrangement as well as the choice of materials. How long have you supported Keep Indianapolis Beautiful? I first learned about … Read more