15th Annual Made in Mishawaka Luncheon
CELEBRATING Mishawaka’s Best
The Made in Mishawaka Luncheon is an annual event that honors an individual or organization that has impacted the Mishawaka community. This year’s event will feature the 2021-2022 honorees, Judi Cocquyt Hurst, Past MEF Board Member, Jeff Emmons, Past School City of Mishawaka Board Member and the late Mike Faulkner, School City of Mishawaka Facilities Director for their amazing efforts contributing to SCM and the Mishawaka community.
Judi Cocquyt Hurst, former MEF Board member and MHS alumni
Former School City of Mishawaka Board member and MHS alumni.
Mike Faulkner was most recently the Director of Operations for School City of Mishawaka. Before that role, he was the Assistant Athletic Director at Mishawaka High School, the former Parks Superintendent and MHS Hall of Fame Wrestler. A 1987 graduate and talented wrestler from MHS, he was the state runner-up as a senior in the heavyweight division. He went on to wrestle on a scholarship in college. He loved the Mishawaka community and is truly missed.
Past honorees include:
Sarah Evans Barker Remo Belli Robert Beutter Jacob Burnett
Bruce Chamberlin Ed Chamberlin Kaleb Chamberlin Richard “Dick” Currey
Jack Davis Dale Woody Emmons David R. Fisher Cindy Thielking Fisher
Deborah Sriver Fleming Rocco Germano John Gleissner Tom Irions
John Manuszak Ben Modlin John Moore Dana Mroczek
Cosimo Natali Michael Natali R. J. Reed Anna Rohrer
Erik Sanders Alvin Smith Rosemary & David Spalding Sharon Versyp
Marcia Wells Dot Wiekamp Chuck Zimmerman Don Zimmerman
Made in Mishawaka has helped provide funding for:
• over $900,000 in grants for teachers
• 50 pennants for students last year from Beyond the Cave
• the opportunity to team up with Boling Eye Care with a four-year grant from United Way to provide eye tests for SCM students. Many of these tests have resulted in two FREE pair of eyeglasses for students!
• the MEF Staff Wish List began at this luncheon four years ago and since has made 225 “wishes” happen for a total of $36,000
TICKET INFORMATION: Click HERE to purchase your ticket(s) today!
Individual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 55
Sponsor an Educator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 55 (allows one educator to attend the luncheon)
Patron . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 75 (a portion of the ticket is a donation to MEF)
Table of 10 plus sponsors an educator . . . . $500
For sponsorship opportunities please contact Jane Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org. There are sponsorships available to meet all needs!
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
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Network Management Group, Inc.
Judi Cocquyt Hurst
Mishawaka City Clerk, Debbie Ladyga-Block and the Mishawaka Common Council
Dale “Woody” Emmons, Mike Bellovich, Anthony “Tony” Hazen,
Kate Voelker, Mike Compton, Ronald Banicki, Maggie DeMaegd,
Gregg Hixenbaugh, Matt Mammolenti
Mishawaka High School Alumni Association