Inspiring Women Night

Presented by Merrill Lynch and Vera Bradley

Indiana Fever vs. Minnesota Lynx

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014 | Tipoff: 7 PM | "True Leader" Seminar: 5:30-6:45 PM

On Tuesday, August 5th, the Fever welcome the defending champion Minnesota Lynx to Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Not only is it a rematch of the 2012 WNBA Finals, but it is also Inspiring Women Night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. This year, we're honoring inspiring teachers that have had a profound impact on Indiana youths.

The first 2,000 guests will receive a complimentary market tote bag courtesy of Vera Bradley (pictured on the right).

And in commemoration of our 15th anniversary season, we're offering lower level tickets (normally $20) for the SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY PRICE of $15. Find Tickets »

Inspiring Women Package

The Indiana Fever celebrates this special night with a pregame leadership seminar and a panel discussion with our teacher honorees followed by an exciting Fever game.

Meet our 2014 Inspiring Women Honorees

Karen Pence

  • First Lady of Indiana
  • A teacher for over 25 years, artist and small business owner

Melanie Park

  • 2012 Indiana Teacher of the Year
  • Riverview Middle School, Huntington

Suzanne Whitton

  • 2013 Indiana Teacher of the Year
  • Delaware Trail Elementary School, Brownsburg

Inspiring Women Package Includes:

  • Pregame Leadership Seminar led by Kim Graham Lee, Vice President of Operations, trueU
  • Hear from our Inspiring Women Honorees: Karen Pence, Melanie Park and Suzanne Whitton
  • 1 Legends ticket to watch the Fever game at 7 pm including all inclusive food and beverage (includes beer and wine) and an opportunity to network with hundreds of community and business leaders
  • Receive a Fever portfolio
  • Receive a Vera Bradley Tote bag
  • Plus, you will send an IPS student to an Indiana Fever game


  • Individual Ticket - $60
  • Table of 10 - $550

If you're interested in purchasing an Inspiring Women Package, please fill out the form below. You may also contact the Fever hotline at (317) 917-2528.

Vera Bradley tote bag Karen Pence
Karen Pence
Melanie Park
Melanie Park
Suzanne Whitton
Suzanne Whitton
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