Ryan's Place Events

Ryan’s Place Gala

Mark your calendars for our 2018 March Mania Gala – Friday, March 16, 2018.

Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres & desserts, games, and silent and live auctions.
Live streaming of the games, raffles and hoops.

Thank you to our 2018 sponsors:

PLATINUM LEVEL Lippert Components | Community Foundation of Elkhart County | Jayco

BAR SPONSOR Michael and Sheila Terlep

GOLD LEVEL   Indiana Michigan Power | Genesis Products | Helene Bishop

SILVER LEVEL  ANCON | Bashor Children’s Home | Center for Hospice Care| Interra Credit Union | Foremost Transport | KZ Inc. | Sika Corporation | Shery Roussarie | Spearhead Sales & Marketing  | Starfleet | Welch Packaging

Ryan’s “Donut” Run

Mark your calendars for the 2018 Donut Run on Saturday, May 19, 2018.
Location: St.Paul’s Lutheran Church, 708 Wayne St., Middlebury IN
Time: 10K Run/5K Run/Walk – 9:30 am
Onsite Registration begins at 8:30 am
Registration includes Refreshments & AUCE Donuts!

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Follow link to register for the Donut Run. 
For more information email Laurenne Hamlin at [email protected]

Thanks to our 2018 Sponsors!
Springer Dental Care  | Everence |  First State Bank | Interra Credit Union

Special thanks to the following:
Das Dutchman Essenhaus |  St. Paul’s Lutheran Church | Hawkins Water Tech | Forks County Store

Grief Seminar

Ryan’s Place in partnership with the Goshen College Social Work Program, will be hosting this year’s
14th Annual Grief Seminar, “Good Grief: Supporting Families and Fostering Resilience”

Please save the date for our 14th annual Grief Seminar on Friday, September 22, 2017.  Internationally recognized speaker, Donna Schuurman, Senior Director for Advocacy and Training and Executive Director Emeritus at The Dougy Center for Grieving Children and Families, will share her extensive knowledge on topics related to grief and families.  She has trained the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and FBI’s Rapid Deployment teams, as well as medical personnel, NGO staff and caregivers following major disasters including the Oklahoma City bombing, 9/11, Japan’s 1995 Kobe earthquake and 3/11 tsunami, and the Sandy Hook School shootings in Newtown, CT. Donna is the author of Never the Same: Coming to Terms with the Death of a Parent and has written extensively on topics related to bereaved children, adults and families.

Seminar: “Good Grief: Supporting Families and Fostering Resilience:”

Topics will include:

  • Best Practices in Youth Suicide Prevention,
  • Fostering Resilience in the Aftermath of Trauma and Loss,
  • Supporting Families after a Death, and
  • Ten Things to Know About Successful Self-Care.

Where:  Goshen College
1900 S. Main Street, Goshen, Indiana

When: Friday, September 22, 2017
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Cost: Before September 8: $70 ($30 students and retired professionals).
After Sept. 8: $85 ($40 students).
Registration fee includes lunch, snacks, resource notebook, access to the vendor faire, and a CEU certificate.

Register now, www.goshen.edu/register/grief-seminar/

The intended audience for the seminar are social worker’s, marriage and family therapists, school counselors, mental health workers, teachers, school nurses, law enforcement officers, funeral home directors and those who work with children and families. CEU’s are offered to participants.

For more information contact Aileac Deegan at Ryan’s Place: [email protected] or 574.535.1000.

Thank you to our sponsors:


Center for Hospice Care | Bashor Children’s Home | Oaklawn | Maple City Chapel  | Language Art