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LUM Retirement Follies
A Salute to Joe Micon


Join us for the ninth annual LUM Follies and help us celebrate the Retirement of Joe Micon, LUM Executive Director.

The event includes a program to honor Joe Micon for his 41 years of service to our community through his work at Lafayette Urban Ministry. After the program, there will be a reception with refreshments.

LUM Follies’ Details and Schedule are as follows:

  • Friday, March 6, 2020
  • St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Center, 535 W State Street, West Lafayette, Indiana
  • FREE
  • 7 p.m. — Program in the Sanctuary (see details below)
  • 8 p.m. — Reception in Newman Hall – refreshments

In lieu of gifts the Micon Family requests that you make a donation to Lafayette Urban Ministry in honor of Joe Micon.

Highlights of LUM Follies

Musical Performances

  • Michael Kelsey
  • Purdue Glee Club – Purdue Musical Organizations
  • Black Voices of Inspiration – Purdue Black Cultural Center
  • Zeyala – Mariachi Band
  • Lee Anna Atwell
  • Jim Brehm
  • Larry Guentert
  • LUM Ecumenical Choir – formed specifically for this special event

Presentations & Remarks

  • Bishop Timothy Doherty, Catholic Diocese of Lafayette-in-Indiana
  • Ron Alting, Indiana State Senator
  • Chris Campbell, Indiana State Representative
  • Sheila Klinker, Indiana State Representative
  • Greg Porter, Indiana State Representative, Indiana Black Legislative Caucus
  • John Dennis, Mayor, City of West Lafayette
  • Tony Roswarski, Mayor, City of Lafayette
  • Tamara Davis, PhD, Dean, School of Social Work, Indiana University

In lieu of gifts the Micon Family requests that you make a donation to Lafayette Urban Ministry in honor of Joe Micon

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For the LUM Kids – Dine at Chipotle – Tues., Feb. 25


Join us at Chipotle (Purdue, West Lafayette) on Tuesday, February 25 from 5 – 9 p.m. — and the LUM After School Program gets 33% of all orders, if you present this COUPON (click on picture above).

It’s easy! Print the coupon or show it on your phone, order your favorite Chipotle meal (burritos, burrito bowls, tacos, salads or kids meals), don’t forget to get chips, guac’, and a drink — and LUM gets 33%. So — plan to eat out on Tuesday, February 25 — all for a GREAT CAUSE — the students enrolled in the LUM After School Program.


If you can’t make it and wish to support the LUM students, click the button below to make a donation.


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