Uniting real-world learning and service to the state

Sustaining Hoosier Communities is connecting faculty and students with rural communities to support projects that enrich health, prosperity, and vitality.

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See how rural communities celebrated the eclipse

We supported arts and cultural activities that united residents across the state of Indiana around a historic astronomical event.

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Gain insight into your community

Explore demographics, education, health, and housing information about Indiana counties through the community profile dashboard.

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344Projects launched in 81 counties

3068IU students mobilized to help Hoosier communities

53,616Residents engaged in 90+ communities

Create thriving rural communities with us