Friday, February 16, 2024
The Goshen Forestry Division will begin young tree pruning the week of February 19. Our initial focus will be on Oak trees in neighborhoods between Lincoln and Plymouth Avenues. Specifically, we will plan to work on street trees which the City planted in or near the right-of-way over the past 12... more
Thursday, February 15, 2024
The City of Goshen Community Relations Commission is hosting a luncheon on International Women’s Day, Friday, March 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Goshen Theater to celebrate and honor women in the Goshen community. “I’m looking forward to celebrating the women of Goshen and am grateful... more
Tuesday, February 13, 2024
The City of Goshen and Goshen Community Schools announced a new Fire and EMS Pathway Program during Monday’s joint City Council and Goshen School Board meeting to enable students from Goshen High School to complete fire and EMS training. “This exciting new partnership between the City of Goshen... more
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Thursday, February 29, 2024, 4:00pm
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Monday, March 4, 2024, 4:00pm
Public may join in person or virtually by following this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89736482570
International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality. The annual event has occurred for over a century, with the first gathering in 1911 supported by over a million people.
This year, the CRC invites the women of Goshen to join them for a special luncheon on International Women’s Day, Friday, March 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Goshen Theater to celebrate and honor women in the Goshen community.
Tickets for the event are $45 and include lunch catered by Bread and Chocolate. They can be purchased here.
Sandra immigrated to the United States in 1998. After five years, she left the manufacturing sector to focus on raising her children. In the following years, she got more involved in the community by becoming the chair of the Reith Park Neighborhood Association, a member of the Community Relations Commission, and a member of the Community Coalition for Immigration Reform with a Path to Citizenship. In 2023, Sandra ran for the Goshen City Council, making her the first Latina immigrant to run for office in Goshen. Sandra earned a Bachelor’s in Social Work from Goshen College and a Master’s in Social Work from Loyola University. Currently, she works as a social worker.
Lindsey works at Oaklawn as a Mental Health liaison for Goshen Community Schools, but you may also recognize her from her time as a barista at the Electric Brew. Through her work, Lindsey collaborates with The Source to support mental health awareness in local schools. She is proud to be a first-generation college graduate after receiving her Bachelor’s of Science in Intercultural Studies and minor in history from Grace College in 2013.
In her spare time, she and her husband, E-man, play video and board games together, and she also creates henna body art. In 2020 she gave birth to their son Emery, who she says is her legacy and embodies the purpose and vision she has to bring hope to others in her work and everyday interactions.
Mindy Moorehead is the Executive Director of First Light Mission and has been in social services for over 16 years. She describes herself as being very outgoing, hardworking, and passionate about empowering other women. After going through her own obstacles, Mindy recognized the importance of having others walk alongside you during difficult times, and that’s why she’s dedicated to helping people see their own worth and being their cheerleader.
She spends her spare time with her husband of 27 years, and their two adult daughters and dogs. Mindy enjoys reading, riding bikes, and helping with her family horses.
Be a sponsor:
Silver Sponsorship - $250
Sponsorship includes 2 tickets, recognition on City social media channels, your logo in the program and pre-event slide show displayed on screen during the luncheon, and verbal recognition at our event.
Gold Sponsorship - $500
Sponsorship includes 4 tickets, a gift bag featuring items from women-owned businesses, recognition on City social media channels, your logo in the program and pre-event slide show displayed on screen during the luncheon, and verbal recognition at our event.
Platinum Sponsorship - $1000
Sponsorship includes 6 tickets, a deluxe gift bag featuring items from women-owned businesses, recognition on City social media channels, your logo in the program and pre-event slide show displayed on screen during the luncheon, and verbal recognition at our event.