NextGear Capital Volunteers With KIB


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Ashley Haynes, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc.

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Grant Scharton, NextGear Capital

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NextGear Capital team members to volunteer with Keep Indianapolis Beautiful in celebration of Cox Conserves Chairman’s Cup Award

INDIANAPOLIS – (Nov. 2, 2017) Eleanor Skillen Elementary (IPS #34) will have new nature play equipment installed in the school’s outdoor classroom on Friday, November 3, with the help of NextGear Capital team members in celebration of the Cox Conserves Chairman’s Cup Award. Eleanor Skillen is one of five schools partnered with Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc.’s (KIB) GreenKids program to create outdoor classrooms and nature clubs for elementary-aged children.

NextGear Capital, a Cox Automotive brand, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the company’s national sustainability program, Cox Conserves. NextGear Capital was awarded the Cox Conserves Chairman’s Cup Award for their sustainable practices and ideas. NextGear Capital selected KIB as the recipient of the $12,500 award. 

  • WHEN: Friday, November 3 | 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • WHERE: Eleanor Skillen Elementary School (IPS #34), 1410 Wade St., Indianapolis, IN 46203
  • VISUALS: Keep Indianapolis Beautiful and NextGear Capital volunteers installing nature play equipment and perennial garden bed improvements; check presentation with NextGear Capital executives and KIB staff at approximately 9 a.m.

For more information on KIB’s efforts to beautify the city, to learn about KIB programs or to donate, please visit

About NextGear Capital
NextGear Capital, a Cox Automotive brand, is the industry’s leading comprehensive provider of lending products, providing flexible lines of credit for dealers to purchase New and Used inventory at over 1,000 auto and specialty auctions and other inventory sources throughout the United States, Canada, United Kingdom and Ireland. To learn more about NextGear Capital, visit or follow NextGear Capital on social media at @nextgearcapital.

About Cox Conserves
Launched in 2007 by Chairman Jim Kennedy, Cox Conserves is Cox Enterprises' national sustainability program. Cox Conserves focuses on reducing waste and energy consumption, as well as conserving water. The program engages each of the company's major subsidiaries (Cox Communications, Cox Automotive and Cox Media Group) and encourages Cox Enterprises' 60,000 employees and their families to engage in eco-friendly practices.

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 approximately 20,000 volunteers on nearly 900 community projects. To learn more, visit, or follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook at @kibiorg.