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People for Urban Progress

1043 Virginia Ave. Ste. 213

Indianapolis, IN 46203

(We're located on the 2nd Floor of the Murphy Building in Fountain Square)


PUPstop #1.












Our first PUPstop was installed today at Vermont and Alabama! In the coming weeks, we'll be revealing more details about the program, and how you can adopt a stop. Also, please consider donating to the program here.

Thanks to our amazing team, PUP + IndyGo + Ecolaborative + Indianapolis Fabrications, there will be more stop improvments coming soon!

Bush Stadium - Day One.

Our first work day with Indianapolis Fabrications! We'll be rolling out details on how to get the seats in the coming months, but our first priority is salvage!

More info coming soon!

December Board Meeting.

At our December Board Meeting we welcomed two new board members, Brian Lauterbach of Cause.it and Ray Mark of Financial Plans and Strategies. Lots of great stuff coming up next year!

South Circle Farm Structure Update.

Our second shade structure at the Concord Farm on South Meridian. Pictured here is a test of one of five structural members. We're hoping to get the footings and structure installed before the ground freezes. Completion set for spring 2012!

First Friday at the Harrison Center.

We had an excellent December First Friday at the Harrison Center. Check out our latest infographics about our projects and our city. The exhibit will be up for all of December, so stop in, learn about cool Indianapolis neighborhoods and check out our graphics!

PUP+Upland+Kelley Jordan Photography!

Tonight 11.4.11 from 7-10 in Studios 202 and 213! 

PUP Announces Bush Stadium Seat Salvage Project

Working with Indianapolis Fabrications, Ecolaborative & Develop Indy we plan to save the Bush Stadium bleacher seats from disposal, to be refurbished & used in & around the community.  If you are interested in having the seats in your area please contact us at info@peopleup.org.

PUP + Whole Foods Market.

Community Day!

Today, September 14th, Whole Foods Market in Nora and Carmel are donating 5% of their daily sales to PUP!

So grab some lunch, stock up on some groceries, and help support PUP.


PUP wins inaugural Indiana Innovation Award!

PUP was one of 10 groups selected for an inaugural Indiana Innovation Award! We're honored to be a part of this, and even more excited that we are the only non-profit in the winning group. 

Thanks to everyone who has and continues to participate in The Dome Project. We have lots of exciting new products and projects in the works, so keeping checking here and on our facebook page. 

More good stuff to come.