AES Indiana invests in organizations making a lasting impact on the communities we serve.

Our corporate and employee donations to community organizations total more than $2 million annually. Through partnerships and charitable contributions, funds are provided to local nonprofit organizations in the areas of arts and culture, community enhancement, economic development, education and environment. All AES Indiana partnerships and contributions are reviewed to ensure Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are integral parts of the partnering organization's mission and audience. 

AES Indiana also demonstrates its strong commitment to volunteering in the community through corporate-sponsored, volunteer-staffed events supporting area nonprofit organizations. Some of those organizations and events include:

  • Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana
  • Indiana Black Expo
  • Indiana Latino Expo 
  • AES 500 Festival Parade          
  • AES Indiana Day in the Parks
  • AES Indiana Project Greenspace
  • AES Indiana Trees for Indy
  • Veterans Day Parade
  • AES Indiana Yuletide Celebration
  • Junior Achievement BizTown and JobSpark




Learn more about AES Indiana's Community Investments:

Power of Change

A little change on your part can spark a big change for those who need it most.

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AES 500 Festival parade

AES Indiana powers the celebration for one of the largest parades in the country, resulting in a $19.7 million economic impact.

Indy Free Tree

AES Indiana has worked with community partners on Arbor Day to give away 11,000 trees since 2008.

AES Indiana Day in the Parks

AES Indiana employees provide people power to enhance local parks.


United Way

One hundred years of mobilizing resources and inspiring people to fight for education, financial stability, and health and basic needs for everyone in our community.

AES Indiana Trees for Indy

AES Indiana Trees for Indy is a partnership between AES Indiana, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful and the City of Indianapolis Department of Public Works.

AES Indiana Project Greenspace

Helping create vibrant communities by beautifying vacant lots and turning underused areas into appealing and functional neighborhood spaces.

Safety 101

A community program focused on our first value: safety.