EDNIN Partners in two Lilly Endowment Thriving Congregations Grants
The Episcopal Diocese of Northern Indiana announced on November 4, 2020 two Lilly Endowment Thriving Congregation grants awarded to the Episcopal Diocese of Indiana. The grants have been awarded to a partnership between the Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis and the Indiana-Kentucky Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America:
A three-year, $1 million grant by Lilly Endowment Inc. is funding the “Maximizing Church Building Assets in Advancement of Mission and Ministry”, a joint program with the Episcopal Diocese of Northern Indiana and the Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis.
A grant of $994,255 from Lilly Endowment Inc. to establish an ecumenical expansion of Connect Transformational Ministry Process, run in partnership with the Indiana-Kentucky Synod of the ELCA, the United Church of Christ, Presbyterian USA, and Episcopal churches located in Indiana and Kentucky.