School Connectedness Increases Indiana Student Achievement

School Connectedness Increases Indiana Student Achievement

School Connectedness Increases Indiana Student Achievement Goshen community partners help keep kids and parents stay connected Susan Stiffney • The Good of Goshen Published May 2015       As Goshen Community Schools’ health services coordinator, Susan Stiffney...
People in Goshen Care

People in Goshen Care

People in Goshen Care Good of Goshen story submitted by Tami Hicks Published May 2015 Goshen is important to me for many reasons.When my son was born 14 years ago, I was a single mom who had great extended family support. Then, I learned that my son, Ethan, had a rare...
Spanish Newspaper Bridges Cultures in Indiana

Spanish Newspaper Bridges Cultures in Indiana

Spanish Newspaper Bridges Cultures in Indiana El Puente was founded in 1992. Zulma Prieto • The Good of Goshen Published May 2015     Zulma Prieto (GC ’01) started El Puente, the first Spanish-language newspaper in the state of Indiana, in 1992, calling it “a bridge...
Learning to Swim and Making Friends

Learning to Swim and Making Friends

Learning to Swim and Making Friends Goshen Swimming Inc. • The Good of Goshen Published May 2015     It used to be that when Karla Hernandez-Walton was invited to swimming pools or to the beach for a friend’s birthday party, she would have two options: Wear floaties...
Global Plastics Corporation Aims to End Hunger at Home

Global Plastics Corporation Aims to End Hunger at Home

Global Plastics Corporation Aims to End Hunger at Home By partnering with local farms, Goshen’s Berry Plastics and their employees are passionate about making sure no one in their community goes hungry Berry Plastics • The Good of Goshen Published April 2015     A...