Port of Hope - THIS Thursday, November 9
Fundraising Event for the LUM Immigration Clinic
Journey beyond our shores and back by trying tasty delights from around the world and bidding at the market place of items from ports of call in Lafayette and around the world.

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 presenting the “ Port of Hope” Fundraiser. Details are as follows:

  • THIS Thursday, November 9
  • 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
  • Lafayette Brewing Co. in downtown Lafayette
  • Tickets: $35 per person

There will be hors d’oeuvres & appetizers from local restaurants, international and American, as well as live entertainment from around the world and a silent auction featuring handmade, global items.

To make your reservations TODAY online, click  HERE. If you are not able to attend the Port of Hope event but still wish to make an investment in the LUM Immigration Clinic, donate online—click  HERE.
The LUM Immigration Clinic is located in the LUM Office (420 N 4th Street, Lafayette). The LUM Immigration Clinic helps individuals from other countries, who are legally in the US, to navigate the often difficult and confusing Immigration and Naturalization Service bureaucracy. In 2016, 39 individuals received assistance navigating the Immigration & Naturalization Service process and five obtained citizenship; 40 participated in Citizenship Classes; & 10 participated in Spanish Conversation Tables.
Register TODAY - Thanksgiving Day 5K
The LUM  Turkey Trot 5K Run open to runners of all ages and abilities and welcomes runners, walkers, dogs, strollers, wagons, turkey hats and more. Details are as follows:
  • Thanksgiving Day—Thursday, November 23
  • 8 a.m.
  • McAllister Park, Lafayette
  • Registration: $35 Adult; $10 Youth

All proceeds benefit Lafayette Urban Ministry. Donations, Event Sponsors & Volunteers are also needed and welcome.