500th GRID card issued to Goshen High School teacher

The Center for Healing & Hope has issued the 500th GRID card (Goshen Resident ID) in a program launched in November 2017. Hannah Bachman, a math teacher at Goshen High School, is the recipient of the 500th GRID card. She said when an immigration detention center was proposed in the area, she wanted to find […]

Fiesta Feast

Fiesta Feast tickets are now available. Buy yours and join the April 14 Center for Healing & Hope’s spring fund-raiser. At this event, the community comes together to enjoy: A Mexican meal, provided by San Marcos Mexican Grill Live music and door prizes Gathering with others who are also committed to making a difference in […]

Marbella Chavez named patient advocate

Marbella Chavez has been named the new patient advocate for the Center for Healing & Hope. Marbella, a 2017 graduate of the Indiana University Bloomington, has been a volunteer intern at the Center since fall. In that role, she assisted as an interpreter and with organizational and advocacy activities. In her new staff role, Marbella […]

Grant supports GRID

A grant of $10,000, received in late 2017 by the Center for Healing & Hope, adds support to the new Goshen Resident ID (GRID) card project. The gift, received from Schowalter Foundation, based in Newton, Kan., will support the continuing effort to register a wide spectrum of Goshen residents for the GRID card. Bryan Mierau, […]

GRID benefits at local businesses

Goshen restaurants and businesses are getting behind GRID. When you show your GRID card (Goshen Resident ID card) at these businesses and restaurants, you will either get a discount on your purchase or you will qualify for a special deal. So visit these businesses and say “Thanks” as together we are building a stronger and […]

Goshen Resident ID card to become available in December

A new effort to provide Goshen residents with cards that verify their identities and addresses will be launched in December by the Center for Healing & Hope. The Goshen Resident ID card is designed to help everyone who resides within the city limits of Goshen, Ind. It will serve a variety of purposes, varying from […]

Best year yet for EAT•SHOP•GIVE

Thank you to all who helped to make 2017 EAT•SHOP•GIVE effort the most successful yet for the Center for Healing & Hope. This year, 466 certificates were purchased by supporters and friends of CHH, compared to between 300 and 400 in previous years. Thank you to the 24 businesses that were  part of the effort, […]

Buy your EAT•SHOP•GIVE certificates now

Certificates for EAT•SHOP•GIVE, our fall fund-raising program, are now available. As you support the Center for Healing & Hope, you also support your choice of the 24 participating Goshen restaurants and businesses. When you buy a $20 certificate to a participating businesses, half of the cost comes to the Center for Healing & Hope to […]

EAT•SHOP•GIVE kicks off with Dessert First, Sept. 13

Enjoy your Dessert First on Wednesday, Sept 13, 4:30–6:30 pm, at 902 S. Main Street in Goshen, while you support the Center for Healing & Hope. Enjoy a free dessert and buy $20 EAT•SHOP•GIVE certificates to Goshen area restaurants and businesses. Half of the value of these certificates will go to the medical care and […]

Three debut performances at benefit concert

Evergreen Singers, a choir of about 39 voices, gave a benefit concert for the Center for Healing & Hope on Sunday, August 13. The performance was at Plymouth United Church of Christ where the Center for Healing & Hope has its clinic facilities and offices. The choir sang 15 pieces and two of these were […]