LaCasa board members, supporters, volunteers and staff were honored at the annual meeting celebrating last year’s accomplishments and looking forward to 2007’s. From left on; Allan Kauffman, Goshen Mayor; Becky Gascho, LaCasa Vice President ; Stan King, Board Chair and Larry Gautsche, LaCasa President /CEO. (Photo: Axel Hernandez)

Goshen College choirs perform spring concert of music from around the globe

Concert: Goshen College choirs concert, “EARTHTONES: Songs from many cultures”

Date and time: 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 14

Location: Sauder Concert Hall, Goshen College Music Center

Cost: $6 adults, $4 seniors/students. GC students free with valid ID. Tickets only available at the door.

Singing music from a dozen regions of the world, the Goshen College choirs will explore the large palette of sounds available to the human voice, including: the strident tones of Eastern European song, the powerful chants of the Inuit tribes, the dulcet sweetness of Finnish “yoiks,” the spirited “huapango” of southern Mexico and the vibrant vitality of songs from Brazil, Mongolia, Nigeria, New Zealand, Israel, Hungary and the British Isles.

Drawing from powerful melodies of almost every continent, EARTHTONES promises to provide a concert of vitality and tone color in a celebration of world music.

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Cultural Competence, Immigration and Family

Law Training

FREE!!! Indianapolis, IN ­ The Latino Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence will present free Cultural Competence, Immigration and Family Law Trainings. These are half-day events as part of our ENLACE Program: Encouraging Non-violence through Legal Assistance and Community Education, dedicated to educating service providers, community leaders, and Latino community members about these pertinent issues. The following trainings are among those in the ENLACE series that have already been held in Marion and Allen counties. All of the trainings feature several legal experts from across Indiana who are also highly experienced in working with Latino victims of violence.


Thursday, April 26, 2007 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. • El Divino Redentor Church 1137 E. Hively Street Elkhart, IN 46517

For registration you may contact Ruby Fleming at (317) 926-4673 or at

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month


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