BEI is a joint effort of the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership, the Indy Chamber, in collaboration with the Indianapolis Urban League to grow a more inclusive business climate and build greater equity and economic opportunity for the Indy Region’s Black residents and people of color.
Five Pillars for Advancing Equity
Impediments to Health
Learning and Talent
Procurement and Participation
Hiring and Promotion
Learning and Talent Programs
Take actionable steps to make a meaningful difference in addressing educational and workforce inequities in Indianapolis.
Business Equity for Indy - Fireside Chat
Business Equity for Indy: Take the Pledge
Indianapolis Public Schools board OKs racial equity policy
Indy companies make racial equity pledge
News and Press Releases
Business Equity for Indy Launches Workforce Pilot
Indiana’s Evolving Labor Market
Racial Disparities In Education And Workforce Limit Opportunities For Individuals And Talent For Employers
John Thompson & Jeff Harrison: Procurement roundtable seeks
TAKE A STAND AGAINST INJUSTICE
We pledge to take meaningful action to address the issues of racial equity and justice in Central Indiana. As leaders in this community, we must hold one another accountable for creating short-and long-term change for African Americans. We pledge to share our progress toward the goal of a racially equitable community.