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The Herron-Morton Place Foundation, Inc. was founded as a 501C-3 tax deductible organization to assist and implement activities which protect, revitalize, promote and strengthen the economy of the HMP area as a well-balanced residential and commercial community while maintaining a healthy link to downtown Indianapolis, working in concert with the Herron-Morton Place Association, Inc.

To combat decay and deterioration of the neighborhood; to initiate, operate, encourage and otherwise assist acts which protect and revitalize the residential character of the neighborhood and provide residents with the structures, environment, amenities and services which create and support a stable and healthy community.

Current Projects:

  • Herron-Morton Place Historic Park maintenance and programming
  • Herron-Morton Place Home Tour (Biennial)
  • Herron-Morton Rock N Romp (Summer)
  • Herron-Morton Oktoberfest (Fall)
  • Herron-Morton streetlight banners
  • Real Estate acquisition, rehabilitation and re-use

The Why, How and Benefits of Getting Involved:

Become a part of an effort to improve Herron-Morton Place for all of its residents. Help to maintain and improve our beautiful historic park, show off your home to many curious outsiders at our biennial home tour, and use your knowledge and experience to help guide HMPF investment in improving neighborhood infrastructure. Your membership, contributions and volunteerism will help to preserve the history of this uniquely Indiana neighborhood.

Also, buy a brick to be engraved and placed in the HMP Historic Park (see attached form). HMPF Benefits are numerous but include a membership and related benefits in Historic Landmarks Foundation of Indiana as an affiliate member, attendance at the annual meeting and of course your contributions are tax deductible within the guidelines of the federal tax code as applicable to your individual circumstances.

Contact for more details or reach us via ‘snail mail’ at our address:

Herron Morton Place Foundation, Inc.
PO Box 441722
Indianapolis, IN 46244