Monthly Archives: April 2019

Governor receives Circle of Hope Award

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb was honored as the Richard M. Fairbanks Circle of Hope Award recipient at the 2019 Fairbanks Circle of Hope Dinner. The annual event, which celebrated its 18th year, is a fundraiser for Fairbanks’ patient assistance fund for those who are uninsured or under-insured. It also raises awareness about alcohol and drug addicti...

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Fairbanks Circle of Hope Dinner celebrates record fundraising for patient assistance

Fairbanks set another fundraising record for its annual Circle of Hope Dinner. The 2019 event raised almost $315,000 for patients who are uninsured or under-insured. The 18th annual event was conducted at The Westin Indianapolis for the first time, on April 18. Just over 550 were in attendance. Jim Irsay and the Indianapolis Colts were once again t...

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AA manuscript to be displayed at 2019 Circle of Hope

Kyle Morris, Circle of Hope Committee member, and Barbara Elliott, Fairbanks president and CEO, recently appeared on WISH-TV’s Indy Style show for a live segment to talk about the 2019 Fairbanks Circle of Hope Dinner. Among the highlights of this year’s Circle of Hope is a display of the original working manuscript of Alcoholics Anonym...

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Circle of Hope Planning Committee chair interviewed by radio station

Jacob Gilliatte, the planning committee chair for the 2019 Fairbanks Circle of Hope Dinner, was interviewed by Indianapolis country music radio station 95.5 WFMS. Listen to the interview below. https://www.fairbankscd.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/WFMS-Jacob-Gilliate-Interview.mp3 This year’s Circle of Hope Dinner is April 18 at The Westi...

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Help for Today. Hope for Tomorrow.

Written by John Adams, Indianapolis business leader and recovering alcoholic I’ve had a great life.  I was born into a loving family. I never had to worry about where my next meal was coming from or where we would live. My parents are still married and supported us into adulthood. I was raised Catholic, attended private Catholic grade and high s...

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