Category Archives : Updates

$10,000 Grant Beautifies White River Township Trail Roundabout

On July 20, 2017, Posted by , In Updates, With Comments Off on $10,000 Grant Beautifies White River Township Trail Roundabout

Erin Smith, left, and Susan McCarty, co-owners of Pay It Forward Johnson County at the Roudabout Project in White River Township. GREENWOOD, IN – A $10,000 grant has enhanced the beauty and maintenance of a White River Township roundabout. Pay It Forward Johnson County provided the grant, which was funded…

Pay It Forward Johnson County to Focus on Running/Walk Event

On July 7, 2017, Posted by , In Updates, With Comments Off on Pay It Forward Johnson County to Focus on Running/Walk Event

FRANKLIN, IN – A fundraising organization that has raised nearly $250,000 for dozens of Johnson County nonprofits will concentrate on a community-wide run event this next year. Pay It Forward Johnson County will discontinue its fall golf outing for 2017. Instead, organizers will devote their time on their spring 2018…

Rock the Block Race Day Checklist

On April 20, 2017, Posted by , In Blog,Updates, With Comments Off on Rock the Block Race Day Checklist

By Monica Harvey for RTBR Are you ready to Rock it this Saturday at Rock the Block? We are! Here are some important details and tips for a successful race day. Packet Information You can pick up your packet on Friday, April 21 from 3:15 p.m. to 7 p.m. or…

The Timeline for Our Rockin’ Day

On April 11, 2017, Posted by , In Updates, With Comments Off on The Timeline for Our Rockin’ Day

Our schedule for Rock the Block Run and community celebration is as follows: 7:30 a.m. – Main Street booths OPEN! 8:00 a.m. – Warm Up sponsored by Franciscan Health 8:15 a.m. – National Anthem by Sh’boom 8:20 a.m. – Invocation by Adam Allen of Raymond James Financial Advisor 8:35 a.m….

Registration for 2017 event now open

On January 24, 2017, Posted by , In Updates, With Comments Off on Registration for 2017 event now open

Registration is now open for the second Rock the Block Run, scheduled for April 22 at Center Grove High School. Rock the Block is a 10K (timed), 5K walk/run (family-friendly), and a free Kids Run. The event includes scenic courses, food, music, vendors, awards and giveaways. Proceeds benefit area trail projects…

Non-profits required to attend meeting on January 23

On January 19, 2017, Posted by , In Updates, With Comments Off on Non-profits required to attend meeting on January 23

Is your non-profit organization interested in qualifying for Rock the Block Run dollars? Representatives from your organization must attend our mandatory pre-event meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, January 23 at the Center Grove Professional Resource Center (PRC), 2911 South Morgantown Road, Greenwood. Here are the criteria for becoming one of our…

Nearly 1,000 turn out for inaugural event

On April 24, 2016, Posted by , In Updates, With Comments Off on Nearly 1,000 turn out for inaugural event

Greenwood, IN – Nearly 1,000 participants and hundreds of spectators and volunteers converged on the Center Grove area of Greenwood on Saturday, April 23, 2016 for the inaugural Rock the Block event. Jon Klaasen, a top 51 finalist on American Idol and Center Grove area resident, sang the National Anthem to…

RTBR connected to Pay It Forward Johnson County

On February 12, 2016, Posted by , In Updates, With Comments Off on RTBR connected to Pay It Forward Johnson County

Since 2011, Pay It Forward Johnson County (PIFJC) has granted $162,000 to more than 35 charity organizations that service Johnson County. This generous gift to our community has been made possible through an annual golf event hosted by The Legends Golf Club, supported by local business sponsors and enjoyed by…