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Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Barbara S. “Bobbi” Bosch has been promoted to Sr. Vice President, Marketing and Development according to Bart Peterson, President and CEO of Christel House International.  “Bobbi’s fundraising work and her leadership of our development team have been critical to expanding our impact in Indianapolis and internationally,” said Peterson. “With 20+ years of fundraising experience, Bobbi is a consummate fundraising professional and valued member of our senior leadership team.” 

Bosch joined Christel House International in 2013 after serving as the Executive Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations for the Indiana University Foundation (IUF). Prior to her role with IUF she served as a fundraiser for TechNet Indiana and the Indiana House Republican Campaign Committee. Before her work in fundraising, Bosch served as Vice President, Public Sector for KeyBank, NA and Assistant Vice President for Government and Public Funds at Bank One, Indiana.  She started her career as Special Assistant for Political Affairs in the Office of Vice President Dan Quayle.

“I am honored to be part of the Christel House community and to help advance the vision created by our Founder, Christel DeHaan,” said Bosch.  “I could ask for no better cause than helping students realize their full potential.”

About Christel House International

Christel House gives kids who need the most help the best chance. Christel House helps children from deeply distressed communities around the world realize their full potential. It starts with a a strong K-12 academic curriculum and adds character development programming to instill independence, integrity, social responsibility, and leadership. Christel House currently serves nearly 6,000 students and alumni through nine schools - located in India, Jamaica, Mexico, South Africa, and the United States. 100% of donations support programs and services for students. 
Much more than a school, Christel House was established in 1998 by Christel DeHaan. Christel House students maintain a 97% graduation exam pass rate, and the majority of its graduates go on to pursue higher education. They become productive citizens, and many secure employment with top multinational corporations. Christel House graduates are confident, hardworking, responsible and ethical, with a passion for giving back to their communities and caring for their families.

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