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Latin@ Alumni Network summer gathering and scholarship fundraiser, August 22

Victorian home

Enjoy a night with the Latin@ Alumni Network at the home of Jaime and Lizet Flores.

The Illinois State University Latin@ Alumni Network’s invites alumni to its first fundraiser and networking event to help establish the LAN scholarship! This evening event will include music, food and drink, and an overall night of Redbird fun!

To add to this special event, Jaime Flores ’80, LAN’s first president, and his wife, Lizet, will host the night in their classic 1901 American Queen Ann Victorian house. This home has all the classic Victorian features including bay windows, leaded glass, dentils, ornate columns, cornices, portico, wrap-around porch, and turrets. Guests may also socialize outdoors under the Victorian pergola and amongst the statues, fountain, and beautifully manicured trees and flowers.

The evening includes food, beer, wine, and soft drinks compliments of the Tamale Hut Café. Dress comfortably in your Illinois State red and be ready to enjoy the night!

When: 4-9 p.m., Saturday, August 22
Where: The home of Jaime and Lizet Flores, 3414 S. Oak Park Ave., Berwyn, Illinois

Attendees are encouraged to make a minimum $50 gift per person to the Latin@ Alumni Network. This tax-deductible gift will help us establish Illinois State University’s first-ever Latin@ Alumni Network scholarship.

Advanced registration is requested by Wednesday, August 19. To register, visit or contact Alumni Relations by phone at (309) 438-2586, or (800) 366-4478.