What is SPOKES?

SPOKES is School on Wheels’ Community Outreach Group for young professionals.

What do SPOKES members do?  

Through social, networking and educational events, SPOKES works to engage the Indianapolis community in a dialogue regarding the challenges faced by homeless youth as they strive for educational success. SPOKES also helps fill some of School on Wheels’ unmet needs by hosting supply drives, recruiting tutors, serving as advocates in the community, and participating in fundraising efforts and events.

What are the benefits of being in SPOKES?

Build relationships with like-minded professionals, who care about the city of Indianapolis and the youth who live here. Put your passions for youth and education to practice through tangible service. Make a difference in your community by empowering the youth who live here. Let’s end homelessness together, and have fun doing it!

In addition to this unique service opportunity, SPOKES members receive free and discounted entry to SPOKES and School on Wheels events.

What are the requirements for being in SPOKES?  

SPOKES welcomes community members age 21 or older who are passionate about helping all children achieve academic success.  SPOKES members are expected to attend regular meetings and participate in School on Wheels events. SPOKES members also agree to make a financial contribution (no minimum) or participate in fundraising efforts during the year. Apply today!

Questions? Contact SPOKES via email or call us at 317.202.9100.