Dr. James Nelson Gingerich attending the Pancake Breakfast Benefit for Maple City Health Care Center.

Joshua Cryer (Josué Llorón) • On April 5, 2005, Hispanos Unidos of University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) was honored with three awards and recognitions in the annual “Student Achievement Celebration 2005” sponsored by Indiana University-Purdue University Student Government Association (IPSGA).

The Distinguished Student Organization Member for 2004-2005 was awarded to Joshua Cryer (Josué Llorón) member of Hispanos Unidos. Josué contributed to the organization’s mission, participated in conception, planning and execution of cultural events as well as mentoring peer college, high school and middle school students. His leadership brought Hispanos Unidos to the forefront in IPFW and the community.

Francesca Solari was recognized as “Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities Representing IPFW for 2005.” She joins an elite group of students selected from more than 1,900 institutions of higher learning in all 50 states. The students were selected based on their academic achievement, service to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities and potential for continued success.

Pancake Breakfast Benefit raises $2,890 for Maple City Health Care Center

GOSHEN, IN—The Maple City Health Care Center, Goshen, received $2,890 from the ninth annual pancake breakfast benefit sponsored by Greencroft Retirement Communities.

A total of 425 people attended the breakfast, held at Goshen’s Greencroft Senior Center, April 13.



April 23 concert features Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1

The Fort Wayne Philharmonic Masterworks Series Concert on April 23 features Van Cliburn Competition winner Olga Kern, who will play Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1. The concert is scheduled for 8 p.m. at the historic Embassy Theatre and also will feature the Philharmonic performing works by Britten and Sibelius.