Circle of Hope

The Fairbanks Circle of Hope Dinner is held each spring to raise awareness in our community about alcohol and drug addiction. The event is also a celebration of hope featuring faces and voices of those in recovery. The Richard M. Fairbanks Circle of Hope Award is presented to an individual or organization making outstanding contributions to the field of addiction. Proceeds from the Fairbanks Circle of Hope Dinner support the Fairbanks Patient Assistance Fund for those in recovery who are uninsured or under-insured.

If you are interested in sponsoring Circle of Hope, please contact Yvonne Matlock or call 317-572-9384.

Thank you to everyone who supported our 2019 Circle of Hope Dinner, which was on April 18 at The Westin Indianapolis. Through your generosity, Fairbanks raised almost $315,000 for our patients who are uninsured or under-insured!

Check here for forthcoming details on the 2020 Fairbanks Circle of Hope Dinner.


Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb









2019 Richard M. Fairbanks Circle of Hope Award Recipient: Indiana Gov. Eric J. Holcomb
Eric Holcomb is the 51st Governor of Indiana. A lifelong Hoosier, Gov. Holcomb is a veteran of the United States Navy, served as the state’s 51st Lt. Governor, was a trusted advisor to both Governor Mitch Daniels and Senator Dan Coats, and was a former state chairman of the Indiana Republican Party. He was elected governor in November 2016, following an unprecedented 106-day campaign and was sworn in on Jan. 9, 2017.

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