Day for Dads | Sunday, June 18 – Father’s Day | An annual event designed to encourage and celebrate fathers who are engaged with their children and families. Seventy individuals from 11 families participated this year in an evening at the Lafayette Aviators baseball game this past Sunday (Father’s Day weekend) at Loeb Stadium.
GALA of HOPE | Saturday, June 24 at 6:30 p.m. | Wells Community Cultural Center, Lafayette, IN – Gala of Hope is an entertaining event in a grand facility filled with dancing to world beats, snacking on international bites and donating for out-of-this-world experiences. Join us and make sure that our immigrant neighbors have the LUM Immigration Clinic to assist them through complex paperwork and processes. See below for the menu, list of auction experiences, and the lineup of talent. Gala of Hope is a festive fundraising event in support of the LUM Immigration Clinic. To learn more — go to LUMserve.org/gala-of-hope.
HUNGER HIKE | Sunday, September 17 at Noon | Riehle Plaza, Lafayette, IN – Join us in the Fight Against Hunger — locally, regionally & globally — by participating in Hunger Hike 2023. Hunger Hike benefits Lafayette Urban Ministry Food Programs, Food Finders Food Bank, Inc. and St. Thomas Aquinas Haiti Ministry. To learn more — go to hungerhike.org.
TURKEY TROT 5K Run | Thursday, November 23 at 8:30 a.m. | Cattail Trail Loop, West Lafayette, IN – Start off your Thanksgiving day with the Turkey Trot 5K Run. All Turkey Trot 5K Run proceeds benefit local families through the programs and services at Lafayette Urban Ministry. To learn more — go to turkeytrot5krun.org.
Community THANKSGIVING Feast | Thursday, November 23 at Noon | Central Presbyterian Church, Lafayette, IN – Join us on Thanksgiving Day from noon to 2 p.m. at Central Presbyterian Church (Lafayette) for a free community event with dinner, dessert, and music. To learn more — go to LUMserve.org/thanksgiving
JUBILEE Christmas | Saturday, December 9 | All Day | Events at 29 Locations in Lafayette/West Lafayette, IN – Jubilee Christmas is a special program for families with children ages 12 and younger. Families who participate are invited to a host site and are able to select new toys for their children. To learn more — go to LUMserve.org/jubilee.