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Ativio

Posted: Monday, March 28, 2011 in Corporation

Ativio is a custom software developer based in Indianapolis. In addition to its work in the U.S., Ativio has expanded into India and Botswana. Read more

Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Corporation

The Childrens Museum of Indianapolis is committed to creating extraordinary experiences with the power to transform lives both for children and the family. They help broaden the knowledge of children by educating them about various cultures that have existed and evolved over time. Read more

Cummins, Inc.

Posted: Monday, October 11, 2010 in Corporation

Cummins, based in Columbus, partnered with Nigerian company AG Leventis to create Cummins West Africa. The partnership aims to provide solutions to the rapidly growing demand for power in Nigeria. Read more

Daniel J. Adomitis

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Individuals, Corporation

Firestone Natural Rubber Company is a multi-nation corporation with large investments in Liberia Besides business investment, Firestone Liberia has also invested heavily in education and healthcare. Sixteen thousand students attend primary and secondary schools funded by Firestone Liberia. Read more

Eli Lilly MDR-TB Partnership

Posted: Monday, October 11, 2010 in Corporation

The Eli Lilly MDR-TB Partnership was set up to fight multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) around the world. One way that Lilly, based in Indianapolis, is helping is by sharing drug formulas and technology with several major companies, including South Africa's Aspen Pharmacare. Read more

Endangered Species Chocolate

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Corporation

Endangered Species Chocolate partners with the African Wildlife Association in a program that promotes the protection of African wildlife and habitats. ESC pays fair wage prices for all their products from small, family owned farms in Nigeria and also works together with the Nigerian Sponsorship. Read more

Etapestry

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Private Voluntary, Corporation

Etapestry provides software technology solutions for non-profit organizations, including some that focus on aid in Africa. Read more

Firestone

Posted: Tuesday, October 5, 2010 in Corporation

Firestone Building Products Co., based in Indianapolis, manufactures a variety of rubber based construction materials. Firestone operates one of the world's largest rubber plantations in Liberia, employing 6,100 Liberians. Read more

Indiana Economic Development Corporation

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Corporation

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) is the State of Indiana's lead economic development agency. IEDC focuses its efforts on growing and retaining businesses in Indiana and attracting new business to the State of Indiana. Read more

Regenstrief Institute

Posted: Monday, October 11, 2010 in Corporation

Regenstrief is involved with the exchange program between Indiana University School of Medicine and Moi University in Eldoret, Kenya. The institute has helped in the training of Kenyan researchers and the development of electronic medical record systems. Read more