Pauletta Salinas

Pauletta Salinas’ Graduation Speech

Pauletta Salinas is LMM’s very first student to graduate with an Associate’s degree from LMM! Pauletta’s story is inspiring and LMM can’t wait to see what the future holds for her. Below is a speech from Pauletta that she shared after graduating. Well Willie Wonkas and Chimichangas, I did it! How exciting to be the first graduate in the Associates Program in LMM. I am

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Gena’s Story

Incarcerated and alone, Gena was in the depths of despair when she became a Chopping for Change participant. Rejected by friends, family, and even her own son, she could not imagine she had anything to hope for. She had signed up for LMM’s Chopping for Change culinary arts program, thinking it would be a chance to get off the prison campus for a few hours

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50th Anniversary Celebration Resolution of Appreciation

The Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry Board of Directors proclaims a Resolution of Appreciation to the LMM 50th Anniversary Committee and the Development & Communications Staff in acknowledgment of its vital support and efforts to ensure a successful 50th Anniversary Celebration. Read the full resolution below. 50th Anniversary Celebration Resolution of Appreciation to Planning Committee

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LMM Volunteer Coordinator, Brian Stevens, presenting the Greg Hoshek Volunteer Guardian Award winner to Virginia Collings

Guardianship Services 30th Anniversary Award Photos

GOOD SAMARITAN AWARD This award was developed to honor dedicated partners that go above and beyond to assist our staff to provide quality services to better the lives of the individuals we serve. 2019 Recipient: Joseph Ireland GREG HOSHEK VOLUNTEER GUARDIAN AWARD This award was developed to honor dedicated volunteers like Mr. Hoshek. Mr. Hoshek became a volunteer guardian a year after Guardianship Services was

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Volunteer with LMM for the Holidays!

LMM’s Men’s Shelter at 2100 Lakeside is looking for volunteers this holiday season! We’re looking for volunteers that would like to serve and/or provide meals at the shelter during: Breakfast 7:00am – 8:00am Lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm Dinner 5:30pm – 7:00pm If providing a meal, expect to serve 350 men for breakfast and dinner and about 180 for lunch. Volunteers are welcome to use the

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Charles See

Inaugural Charles R. See Forum on Re-Entry

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry (LMM) is excited to announce that it will be hosting the inaugural Charles R. See Forum on Re-Entry at the City Club of Cleveland on Friday, June 5, 2020. The annual forum, which is endowed thanks to several generous donors, will honor See’s 44 years at LMM and bring attention to current issues in the field of criminal justice. The forum will

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Thank you to our event chairs and sponsors for making LMM’s 50th Anniversary Celebration event a success!

Big League Presenting Sponsor       Media Sponsor           Grand Slam Sponsors John & Pat Ringenbach Third Federal Foundation   Home Run Sponsors North Point Portfolio Managers RPM RSM TriState Capital Bank Tucker Ellis LLP   Batter Up Sponsors Cleveland Leadership Center Cuyahoga Land Bank Hank Doll Dominion Energy David C. Grunenwald John Carroll University People’s Bank Liz Pretzlav Royal

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Everything You Need to Know About the 50th Celebration

50th Anniversary Celebration: A Night at the Ballpark Saturday, September 21, 2019 League Park 6601 Lexington Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44103 Complimentary valet will be provided on Lexington Avenue, where the main entrance gate is located. Limited street parking is available, with the exception of E.66th Street between Lexington and Lindor, and Lexington Avenue between E.66 & E. 70 so we can accommodate valet and vendors.

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