Indiana Fever announces ‘Anthem Assists’ Award nominations open June 1

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Fever announced today Hoosiers can begin nominating recipients for the ‘Anthem Assists’ award on Tuesday, June 1. Fans can nominate a student, co-worker, neighbor, friend, relative, volunteer or community leader who is making a difference through their commitment to inspiring change here.

The year-round ‘Anthem Assists’ award serves as another key component in this year’s announced partnership with the Fever and Anthem, Inc.

“We will elevate Hoosiers and will continue to use our platform to highlight the incredible contributions people are making throughout the state to improve lives,” Fever President Dr. Allison Barber said. “Our players are incredible role models for our fans to witness – whether on the court or assisting our local and state communities – make positive change in the world. This award allows us to recognize fans who are striving toward similar societal goals as our players.”

The ‘Anthem Assists’ program serves as one of the premier community outreach programs for the Fever and honors 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.

“We know many of our fellow Hoosiers share Anthem’s commitment to addressing social justice and health inequities in Indiana,” said Beth Keyser, president of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana. “Through Anthem Assists, it is our privilege to recognize these people and shine a spotlight on their efforts to make a difference in communities across the state.”

Nominations must include the nominee’s name, street address, city, state, zip code, phone number and email address, along with a short description of why this nominee is deserving of the award. Winners will be chosen on an on-going basis by a selection committee.

Each award recipient will receive the following:

-Indiana Fever Anthem Assists Award
-Feature on website
-Indiana Fever Apparel
-Indiana Fever Gift Bag
-Commemorative Photo
-Game Day/Night Parking
-Four (4) Tickets to a select Indiana Fever game
-In-game Recognition
-Game Time Recognition

For more information, download the official Indiana Fever app on Apple and Android devices or visit