• 1. Back to School Drive Challenge.

    Your company or community group can help students get ready for school by hosting a supply drive from June 17 to July 12. In the spirit of friendly competition, the Back to School Drive Challenge winner will have their logo included in a full-page Brightlane Learning ad in the IBJ’s 2025 Giving Guide. Are you up to the Challenge? Contact Fatima Johnson at to register and get started! 

  • 2. Topgolf Challenge.

    Assemble a team and put your driving skills to the test during the Topgolf Challenge on Wednesday, September 18. You can take your support to a higher level by becoming a sponsor. Join us for a fun event while helping to ensure Brightlane has the financial resources to serve students during the 2024-25 school year. Learn more about sponsorship and team opportunities. Contact Amber Ewing Kostoff at to register.

  • 3. Donate or Volunteer!

    Brightlane’s programs are made possible by community support. Donations of every level and community volunteers directly support our programs and help us put more children on the path to a brighter future:
    Donate now.        Apply to volunteer.

By joining the call to Step Bright Up, you’ll put students impacted by homelessness and housing insecurity on the path to a brighter future.

The number of school-aged children experiencing housing insecurity and homelessness in Indianapolis is at an all-time high. That’s why Brightlane Learning is calling on you to Step Bright Up. This is your chance to help students in need get the life-changing education they deserve.