Ice Miller Attorneys and Staff Plant Trees and Beautify with Keep Indianapolis Beautiful for Day of Service
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Ashley Haynes, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc.
Amanda Stanley, Ice Miller LLP
Ice Miller Attorneys and Staff Plant Trees and Beautify with Keep Indianapolis Beautiful for Day of Service Tomorrow
INDIANAPOLIS – (October 4, 2018) Washington Park will receive new trees and beautification on Friday, October 5, with the help of 300 Ice Miller attorneys and staff during the firm’s annual Day of Service event with Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB).
In coordination with Indy Parks, morning volunteers will to restore the habitat of small area on the park’s north side to further develop the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Bike Skills Course, and replace lost tree canopy. Afternoon beautification projects will include refreshing paint in the family center, mulching a well-loved playground, and a larger invasive plant removal on the park’s west side. Vibrant community greenspaces, like this 128-acre city park and former Indianapolis Zoo grounds, increase neighborhood connectivity and opportunity to spend time outside!
In addition to the time of the Ice Miller volunteers, the Ice Miller Foundation will make a monetary donation to KIB, so it can continue its valuable work around the city.
- WHEN: Friday, OCTOBER 5 | 9AM to 12PM
- WHERE: Washington Park | 3130 E 30th St, Indianapolis, IN 46218
- WHO: Ice Miller employees, IMPD, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful staff
- VISUALS: Keep Indianapolis Beautiful and Ice Miller volunteers planting trees, removing invasive plant species, beautification projects
For more information on KIB’s efforts to beautify the city, to learn about KIB programs or to donate, please visit www.kibi.org.
About Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB)
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. is a private nonprofit organization with a mission to engage diverse communities to create vibrant public places, helping people and nature thrive. Annually, KIB works with nearly 20,000 volunteers on nearly 900 community projects. To learn more, visit www.kibi.org or follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook at @kibiorg.
About Ice Miller LLP
Ice Miller LLP is a full service law firm dedicated to helping our clients stay ahead of a changing world. With over 340 legal professionals in seven offices, we advise clients on all aspects of complex legal issues across more than 20 practice areas. Our clients include emerging growth companies, FORTUNE 500 corporations, municipal entities and nonprofits. Learn more about Ice Miller and our client commitments.
Ice Miller has a culture of corporate philanthropy that spans its 100-year history. The Firm proudly gives of its time, treasure and talent. In 2016, the Firm built on its commitment by creating the Ice Miller Foundation. The Ice Miller Foundation allows attorneys and professional staff to coordinate grantmaking and serve in their communities with a specific charitable focus each year. Through the Ice Miller Foundation, Ice Miller takes its philanthropy to the next level, giving back to the communities where we live, work and serve.
Ice Miller attorneys and professionals are passionate about a breadth of causes close to our hearts and give of our time individually and through Firm initiatives such as the annual Day of Service.
The 2018 Day of Service will be held on Friday, October 5. This is Ice Miller’s third annual Day of Service. In 2017, teams across Ice Miller’s markets proudly spent the day volunteering with 6 different organizations.