Delta Tau Delta is First Major Conference Filling Unique New Hotel

Posted by: Justin Pyles    |    Thursday, January 28, 2016 Courtesy www.delts.org When Delta Tau Delta members visit Muncie, Indiana for their Northern Division Conference this weekend, they will be among the first guests to see a business model in action improving the quality of life for citizens of Muncie and beyond. The Fraternity is the… Read more »

“Just the Facts” About Erskine Green Training Institute

Listen in as Michelle Fischer talks with Megan Stevenson, director of the Erskine Green Training Institute, to get answers to questions that have come up as she and Jeanne Scheets, director of marketing and partner programs, meet with parents, prospective students, educators and others. This postsecondary education program developed by The Arc of Indiana Foundation provides… Read more »

$300K Fundraising Challenge

If The Arc of Indiana Foundation can raise $300,000 by November 15, 2015 we will receive a gift of $4.2 million to help people with disabilities train for jobs. We’ve established a Go Fund Me page to make it easy for you to give…and to share! Please encourage your friends and share through your social… Read more »

AWS Foundation Awards $250,000 to Benefit Erskine Green Training Institute

The AWS Foundation has awarded a $250,000 grant to the Erskine Green Training Institute to be used for student scholarships, commissions to artists for artwork that will be displayed at the institute’s adjoining Courtyard Muncie at Horizon Convention Center, and research and data collection on the impact the training institute has on its graduates. The… Read more »

IBJ Editorial: Everyone Wins in Hotel Venture

It would be difficult to think of a better win-win-win. Arc of Indiana’s plan to open a training facility in a Muncie hotel in January that will prepare people with disabilities to work in the hospitality and food-service industries benefits everyone: the Hoosiers who will learn marketable skills, the hotel managers who will gain a… Read more »

IBJ: Hotel to pioneer unique training program for people with disabilities

An Indianapolis not-for-profit is readying to open a 150-room Courtyard by Marriott in Muncie billed as a first-of-its-kind teaching hotel for people with disabilities. The six-story hotel owned and operated by The Arc of Indiana will house the Erskine Green Training Institute, a facility that will offer nine- to 13-week courses for up to 200… Read more »

WLBC Hometown Hero

The Arc of Indiana Foundation and its Erskine Green Training Institute and Courtyard Muncie teaching hotel was recognized as June’s Hometown Hero by WLBC radio. Learn more about this innovative project that will train people with disabilities from around the state for careers in the hotel, restaurant and healthcare support fields as well as provide… Read more »

A View with Carl Erskine and Steve Green

Listen in as Michelle Fischer talks with Carl Erskine and Steve Green about the Erskine Green Training Institute, a postsecondary program in Muncie, Indiana that will provide vocational training for a variety of jobs in the hotel, food service, and healthcare environments.

The Arc of Indiana Training Institute Named “Erskine Green Training Institute” in Honor of Carl Erskine, Steve Green

The Arc of Indiana Foundation is pleased to announce that the postsecondary training institute for people with disabilities, under construction in Muncie, Indiana, has been named the Erskine Green Training Institute in honor of Carl Erskine and Steve Green and their families. This one-of-a-kind program will provide vocational training for a variety of jobs in the hotel, food service, and healthcare environments. It is scheduled to open to its first students in January, 2016.

IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Foundation Makes $3 Million Impact on Community

The Arc and IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Foundation Press Release-1 A $3 million commitment from the Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital Foundation has been pledged to create job training and employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities.  Specific healthcare focused training will be an option at The Arc’s Training Institute and Teaching Hotel, which… Read more »