PRESIDENT JAN introduced JoAnn Vorst, director of LARA (Lafayette Adult Resources Academy), who thanked us for participating in the CAPE Grant project to provide a safe place for infants while their parents learn. She gave us the history of her 30 year old organization and gave credit to the YWCA, the Lafayette School Corporation and United Way for helping LARA succeed. JoAnn brought LaVeta Franze with her to assist and to tell her story. She is a graduate of LARA who has gone on to Ivy Tech to continue her education. JoAnn points to her has one of the many success stories that she has seen.
ED ELLIOTT, Naples, FL
Masooda Bashir and Bethaney Bryant, guests of JAN GRIFFIN KOEHLER.
THANKS TO THOSE WHO HELP WITH
Money Collectors: BARB REIF and BRYAN METZGER; Greeter: CHASE SLAUGHTER; Invocation: BOB VERPLANK; Dinner Music: REX KEPLER; Singing: REX KEPLER and ARVID OLSON; JO WADE for taking attendance for help at the back table; and BILL FULLER for help with RIPPLES.