Some say while the announcement is good news, city leaders should remember to support what is already working.
The cuts will leave many Indiana residents without the valuable services transitional housing provides.
If federal spending cuts take place Friday, Bloomington’s Middle Way House may be shuttered until a federal budget deal is reached.
The Violence Against Women Act provides $5.5 million to women's groups across the state.
In the past Indiana’s number of volunteer hours has been above the national average. However, those hours fell below the national average last year.
Early last night, the old Coca-Cola building, in downtown Bloomington, officially opened its doors for the dedication of the new Middle Way House.
With the help of local businesses and community leaders, the Middle Way House finds a new home.
Middle way House - WTIU Newsbreak package covers fundraising effort to complete work at old Coca Cola plant in Bloomington.
Following a last minute outpouring of support, including a $25,000 pledge from Elaine Mellencamp, Middle Way House of Bloomington has met its fundraising goal.
The grant will help keep the Middle Way House's new location in the historic register, and will go towards helping restore the building's floor.