Press Releases

Brightpoint Press Releases provide general information that the media can use to stay up to date on happenings at Brightpoint. If you are a member of the media and would like more information, contact Brightpoint Public Relations.

Healthcare Coverage – Fall is the Time to Check

November 7, 2017

Fort Wayne, IN – Fall is… Read more


Brightpoint Energy Assistance Program Resumes

October 30, 2017

Brightpoint’s winter Energy Assistance Program has… Read more


Brightpoint Tiny House Showcase October 13-15

October 5, 2017

Fort Wayne, IN – October 13… Read more


Brightpoint Receives St. Joseph Community Health Foundation Grant

July 18, 2017

Fort Wayne, IN – Brightpoint has… Read more


Brightpoint Receives Lincoln Financial Foundation Grant

June 26, 2017

Fort Wayne, IN – Brightpoint has… Read more


Report to the Community: The State of Homelessness in Fort Wayne

January 4, 2017

The Fort Wayne Area Planning Council… Read more


Updated Report Uncovers Community Needs

November 14, 2016

Fort Wayne, IN – Brightpoint recently… Read more


Brightpoint Energy Assistance Program Resumes

October 31, 2016

Brightpoint began accepting calls on October… Read more


Brightpoint Poverty Simulation: Eye-Opening Experience for Community Leaders

October 27, 2016

On Thursday, October 20th from 4:30… Read more


JPMorgan Chase Awards Grant to Brightpoint

October 5, 2016

Fort Wayne, IN – Brightpoint has… Read more


The Lutheran Foundation Awards Grant to Brightpoint

October 5, 2016

Brightpoint announced that they have received… Read more


Brightpoint Hosts Free Workshop: Exploring Market Feasibility

September 27, 2016

The Brightpoint Development Fund will present… Read more


Brightpoint to Close for Holiday

September 1, 2016

Brightpoint will be closed on September… Read more


Brightpoint Hosts Free Workshop: Basic Business Finances

August 18, 2016

The Brightpoint Development Fund will present… Read more


Brightpoint Provides Free Financial Literacy Class on Home Ownership Basics

August 18, 2016

The Brightpoint Development Fund will host… Read more


Brightpoint Jobs for America’s Graduates Program Brings Home Awards

August 18, 2016

On Tuesday, June 28, staff from… Read more


Brightpoint to close for Fourth of July Holiday

July 4, 2016

Brightpoint will be closed on Monday,… Read more


Brightpoint announces Our HEALing Kitchen program

June 29, 2016

Brightpoint announces Our HEALing Kitchen, a… Read more


Brightpoint receives Lincoln Financial Foundation grant

June 27, 2016

Fort Wayne, IN – Brightpoint has… Read more


Brightpoint to Close for Holiday

May 27, 2016

Brightpoint will be closed on May… Read more


Brightpoint Gives Out Awards / Reports on 2015 at Annual RECAP Celebration May 4th

May 5, 2016

Brightpoint’s annual RECAP breakfast was held… Read more


Brightpoint to Host Housing Rehabilitation Programs

April 25, 2016

  Neighborhood Impact Program (NIP) Eligibility Prescreen… Read more


Brightpoint Welcomes New Employees

April 25, 2016

Brightpoint (formerly Community Action of Northeast… Read more


Asking for Help is Hard – from March/April Newsletter

March 23, 2016

Read more in the March/April Newsletter… Read more


Brightpoint Taking Applications for Pre-School Program

February 24, 2016

Brightpoint (formerly CANI) is seeking applicants… Read more


Brightpoint Energy Assistance Program Continues

February 24, 2016

Brightpoint (formerly CANI) is seeking applications… Read more


Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Awards Grant to Brightpoint

January 28, 2016

Brightpoint (formerly Community Action of Northeast… Read more


Brightpoint Client Surveys

January 26, 2016

Brightpoint recently sent out client surveys… Read more


Brightpoint to Host Free Financial Literacy Class

January 15, 2016

Brightpoint (formerly Community Action of Northeast… Read more


Brightpoint to Close for Holidays

December 22, 2015

Brightpoint (formerly Community Action of Northeast… Read more


Brightpoint Receives Funding From JPMorgan Chase & Co. To Expand Consumer Loan Program

December 3, 2015

Brightpoint (formerly Community Action of Northeast… Read more


Brightpoint to Close for Thanksgiving Holiday

November 25, 2015

Brightpoint will be closed for the… Read more


Brightpoint Welcomes New Employees

November 25, 2015

Brightpoint announces the addition of thirty-eight… Read more


Brightpoint Report Uncovers Community Needs

November 9, 2015

Brightpoint (formerly CANI) announces the completion… Read more


Lincoln Financial Foundation Awards Grant to Brightpoint

November 4, 2015

Brightpoint (formerly CANI) announced that they… Read more


Brightpoint Energy Assistance Program to Resume

October 22, 2015

Brightpoint (formerly CANI) began accepting calls… Read more


Brightpoint Expands to Six New Counties with Child Care Assistance

September 25, 2015

Brightpoint (formerly Community Action of Northeast… Read more


SCORE and Partners Host SBA InnovateHER Challenge

September 25, 2015

Fort Wayne, IN – The SBA… Read more


Health Insurance for Students

August 31, 2015

“Children living below 200% of the… Read more


Brightpoint Announces New Employees

August 31, 2015

Brightpoint (formerly Community Action of Northeast… Read more


Brightpoint CKF-NEIN Back to School Event

July 1, 2015

Covering Kids & Families of Northeast… Read more


Brightpoint to Close for July 4 Holiday

July 1, 2015

Brightpoint will be closed Friday, July… Read more


Brightpoint proposes entrepreneurial housing development in Fort Wayne

May 14, 2015

Brightpoint has proposed a housing development… Read more


Brightpoint Health Insurance Enrollment Event

May 11, 2015

Covering Kids & Families Program at… Read more


On its 50th anniversary, CANI has a new name: Brightpoint

May 6, 2015

To better identify its role and… Read more


CANI welcomes new employees

April 1, 2015

CANI (Community Action of Northeast Indiana)… Read more


DeKalb Schools to Host Poverty Simulation

March 31, 2015

Community members can experience the realities… Read more


AmeriCorps Blanket Drive

January 13, 2015


CANI to Close for Columbus Day

October 9, 2014

CANI (Community Action of Northeast Indiana)… Read more


Lincoln Foundation Grant

September 12, 2014


CANI to Close for Thanksgiving

November 19, 2013


CANI Gains CDFI Designation

November 18, 2013