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Port of Hope

logoFundraiser to benefit the LUM Immigration Clinic

Details are as follows:

  • Thursday, November 10
  • 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
  • Sylvia’s Brick Oven625 Columbia Street,
    Lafayette, IN 47901
  • Advance Tickets: $30 per person; $50 per couple
  • At the Door: $35 per person; $65 per couple
  • Hors d’oeuvres; Cash Bar; Live Entertainment
  • Silent Auction with art and handmade items from around the world
  • Global Favors

Journey beyond our shores and back by trying tasty delights from around the world and bidding at the silent auction with art and handmade items from around the world.

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In order to celebrate the melting pot that is Greater Lafayette, including the large contingent of International students at Purdue, the Lafayette Urban Ministry Immigration Clinic is holding its first “Port of Hope” Fundraiser on November 10 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at Sylvia’s Brick Oven downtown Lafayette.   We will be serving heavy appetizers from local restaurants, international and American, as well as displaying handmade items from around the world to be sold as part of a silent auction.  There will also be entertainment provided by musicians from around the world.


If you are not able to attend the Port of Hope event but still would like to make an investment in the LUM Immigration Clinic, donate online here:

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Immigration Clinic


Seeking volunteers to help us  with the following:

  • assist with marketing/promotion – email Susan Brouillette at
  • help set up before the event or help clean up after the event
  • assist with registration and ticket sales
  • answer questions and assist food vendors, artists, and entertainers
  • provide a handmade item to be included in the silent auction.  (It could be anything ranging from a kitchen towel, utensil, clothing item, pottery, painting, ornament for a tree, tea, jelly, candies, etc.)
  • provide music/entertainment

To sign up to volunteer, click HERE

Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk
Benefits LUM


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Be a part of the annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk on Thanksgiving morning.

  • Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • 8 a.m.
  • McAllister Park
  • Registration: $35 Adult; $30 Early Adult (before 10/31/16); $10 Youth

The Turkey Trot 5K is open to runners of all ages and abilities and welcomes runners, walkers, dogs, strollers, wagons, turkey hats and more. The Turkey Trot 5K convenes at the Lafayette Golf Course — which is completely flat and paved and allows participants to run on a scenic route through McAllister Park (the former Lafayette Golf Course) on a crisp November morning.

All Turkey Trot 5K proceeds directly support the programs and services offered by Lafayette Urban Ministry.


  • Early registration cost is $30.00 prior to October 31, 2016
  • Registration: $35; $10 Youth (under 13)
  • Registration Form, click HERE
  • Race day walk-ups are welcome!
  • 2016 Online Registration is open until Monday, November 21
  • After Monday, November 21, please print the registration form (HERE), fill it out & bring it with you on Thursday morning (11/24).  To view the waiver, click HERE

To pay online, click “Make A Donation” below or to view other Payment Options, click HERE

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Turkey Trot 5K – Donation

Virtual Runners: 

Registration Form, click HERE. Participate in the Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk even if you’re Out of Town – prefer running on a treadmill – are not a runner – or just want to Sleep-in –- and make a difference as a Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk Virtual Runner. Virtual Runners will receive a Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk T-shirt and will be listed in the final results as a supporter of the Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk.

Runner Benefits & Prizes:

All eligible Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk participants will receive a special Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk T-shirt. Participants will be provided with water and a snack before and following the race. The overall men and women’s winners will receive recognition & a trophy after the race. The race will be electronically timed using computer chip technology recording their race time as they cross the timed finish line. Results will be available upon completion of the race and posted on the LUM website soon after the race. All runners of all ages and abilities are welcome!