Fourth Anthem Assists Award Presented to Nicole Wesling from Horizon House
INDIANAPOLIS -Â Nicole Wesling, street outreach supervisorÂ with Horizon House, Inc., was named the latest Anthem Assists Award winner, the Indiana Fever announced earlier today at surprise event at Horizon House.
As an 11-year staff member at Horizon House, Wesling advocates for individuals experiencing homelessness in the Indianapolis community. In recent months, she has spearheaded efforts to provide shelter and mental health resources for Hoosiers deemed high-risk for contracting the COVID-19 virus.
"Nicole's decade-long efforts ofÂ improving the lives of so many in needÂ in Marion County displayÂ her unyielding commitment to our community. Our city is continuing to combat homelessness and Nicole is a prime example of how we can all make a positive impact,"Â Fever President Dr. Allison Barber said.
In addition to coordinating the Professional Blended Street Outreach Team, Wesling has worked in conjunction with the IMPD Flex Team, INDOT and the Coalition for Homelessness Intervention and Prevention.
"I am honored to receive the Anthem Assists Award. To be recognized by the Indiana Fever and Anthem, Inc.Â for impactful street outreach work in our community is a highlighted achievement in my professional career," Wesling said.Â "I am humbled to be considered for this nomination and to work alongside so many deserving community advocates."
For more information about Horizon House, visitÂ www.horizonhouse.cc.
ANTHEM ASSISTS AWARD INFORMATION
To nominate a community leader, friend, student, co-worker, neighbor, relative or volunteer that is making a difference through their commitment to inspiring change, please visit the nomination link here.Â Each Anthem Assists Award recipient will receive four (4) Tickets to a select Indiana Fever game in 2022, an Indiana Fever Gift Bag, in-game recognition and more.
Anthem Assists willÂ honorÂ individuals throughout the state of Indiana who have made an overwhelming impact in the lives of others by advocating for equity and inclusion in education, health & wellness, female empowerment and corporate citizenship.
PREVIOUS ANTHEM ASSISTS AWARD WINNERS
Cheria Caldwell - September 3, 2021 - Community Alliance of the Far Eastside
Sharrona Moore - August 28, 2021 -Â Lawrence Community Gardens, Inc.
Danyette Smith - July 9, 2021 - Silent No More, Inc.
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