YETI Orphanage held its 13th annual fundraising dinner on Feb. 16. Guests heard from Indiana State Treasurer Kelly Mitchell and Miss Indiana Morgan Jackson on the importance of philanthropy, and YETI president Jeff Papa spoke about the organization and its work in support of underprivileged kids in Indiana and Nepal. The evening also included a Skype conversation with the orphans in Nepal. Also in attendance were Carmel Mayor Jim Brainard, Zionsville Mayor Tim Haak, Judge Matt Kincaid, Fanimation President Nathan Frampton, Zionsville Town councilors Susana Suarez and Bryan Traylor, Raju Chinthala, Senate President David Long and honored guest KP Singh. The annual event is YETI’s largest fundraiser. Learn more at yetikids.org. YETI’s next event is a St. Patrick’s Day fundraiser on March 15 in support of Holy Family Shelter.