The Walking Roots Band is a Harrisonburg-based folk / bluegrass / roots band made of a friends who come together to make music. They are launching a Kickstarter campaign for a new album featuring reclaimed hymns.
A blog about fashion might not be the first place one would imagine seeing photos of Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) school kits, but The Coral Court isn’t your typical fashion blog. Kristi Stalter ’11, from Bloomington, Ill., started the blog about a year ago, and it has blossomed into a popular lifestyle blog with close ties to MCC. For Stalter, MCC has provided a way to connect her passion for education with her desire to give.
Dr. Robert Abel ’45 has practiced medicine in the community for 64 years and was previously an infrantryman during World War II.
Daniel Penner ’12, Hans Weaver ’13 and Niles Graber-Alvarez ’14 were named to Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA)’s 2014 20-under-35 young professionals changing the world list.
Elizabeth Diaz, of Goshen, started a year long term of voluntary service in August with the Mennonite Voluntary Service. She will be serving in New York City as an intern with World Vision International.
Now the superintendent of Goshen Community Schools, Diane began her education career in Puerto Rico.
Krabill, 70, died Sunday, Nov. 2 at Elkhart General Hospital, following a fight with cancer.
In March, Chicago Public Schools social worker Dan Coyne ’80 gave one of his kidneys to a beloved grocery store cashier who was incredibly ill, garnering national attention. Coyne is slated to be honored as a humanitarian at a luncheon for Chicago Public Schools social workers on Thursday–but after that, he might be fired.
Steve and Phil Thomas are two brothers who have made it their life’s work to help people get along, both in the city of Goshen and around the world.