William E. English Foundation Building
615 N. Alabama Street
Architects: Signature Architecture Inc./Schmidt Associates
The historic English Foundation Building is presently undergoing a once-in-a-lifetime renovation. With a commitment of more than $2 million, the Foundation is dedicated to improving facility maintenance and expanding its capacity to meet the ever-growing needs of its residents and the community.
Opened in 1953, the 90,000-square-foot building has served as a unique model of co-op arrangements for non-profit agencies that provide a gamut of humanitarian services. Currently the building is home to 14 of these non-profit agencies.
Renovations and upgrades completed in these areas:
Corridors & Restrooms -Mechanical & Electrical Systems
Life Safety & Fire Protection Systems -YMCA
Day Nursery -Legal Aid
Children’s Bureau -Indiana Association of Rehabilitation Facilities
Community Centers of Indpls -Family Service Association
The English Foundation Building will continue to uphold its tradition of service while re-tooling to meet the future.