Shepherd is able to bring hope to the community and help to break the cycle of poverty thanks to our many dedicated partners. Below represents just a small snapshot of some of these partnerships and how they have been able to come alongside Shepherd Community Center over the past 30 years.


DEFENDERS, an authorized dealer for ADT, GE, and DISH Network, has fifteen hundred employees in forty-eight states.

The corporate culture at DEFENDERS encourages employees to give back to their communities by giving them two service days a year. “DEFENDERS wants their employees to work harder on themselves than they work on their job,”… Read more…

Anthem BlueCross BlueShield

The Healthy Generations signature program is a multi-generational initiative that targets funding for programs serving all ages from unborn children to seniors. 

Anthem has partnered with Shepherd Community Center by funding the Healthy Choices for Healthy Families Initiative with a grant in the amount of $20,000. This initiative works to provide Shepherd children and families the education and access to healthy food alternatives.


One Point started in Anderson, Indiana in 1970 as Quality Printing Company. Their production facilities have grown to 40,000 square feet and includes everything from digital prepress to print production and bindery to direct mail fulfillment, and extensive warehousing for client projects.


Midas Auto Service & Tire has been providing professional and reliable total car care for over 50 years in Carmel, IN.

In a time when many businesses are struggling to stay afloat, providing mechanic’s services for Shepherd Community allows Mike Pratt and his team of automotive technicians to still contribute to Shepherd’s work. “It has enabled me to give when I don’t have money to give…”… Read more…