About Us

 

The 31st Annual Ethnic Expo in Columbus, Ind. Saturday October 11, 2014. (Photo by Joe Harpring)

Su Casa Columbus is a non-profit organization that strives to help and serve its Latino community, so that all Latino’s feel welcome and safe, with equal access to opportunities that encourage a sense of pride and belonging.

 

History

Su Casa Columbus  was founded in 1999 as a response to the increase of Latin American immigrants arriving to Columbus. The majority of these immigrants had limited English proficiency. Su Casa was established to provide a helping hand and remove barriers to make essential services in our community accessible for those families.

Su Casa Columbus is set to serve as a catalyst to facilitate the interaction of the Latino Community within Bartholomew County and help them to become more productive in a shorter period of time.

 

Mission

Su Casa is a cross-cultural bridge connecting Hispanic and non-Hispanic communities of Bartholomew County, working to:

  • Increase Latino self-sufficiency; economic independence and community building through advocacy, educational attainment and greater access to community resources.
  • Bring people together in ways that benefit both Latino and non-Latino residents.

 

We look forward to serving you!

 

Staff

  • Sylvia Babcock: Executive Director
    [email protected]
    Direct # 812-314-2716/ Cell # 812-374-7548
  • Julia Lopez: Office Manager/Customer Service
    [email protected]
    Office # 812-375-9370/Direct # 812-314-2740
  • Magda Gamez: Customer service
    [email protected]
    Office # 812-375-9370/ Direct # 812-314-2719

Board of Directors 2016

  • Eduardo Martinez, Board President – Cummins, General Manager Remanufacturing
  • Richard Gold, Board Vice-President – Brainstorm Print, President & Owner
  • Donald Jackson, Board Treasurer – Cummins, VP and Treasurer
  • Angelina Rodriguez, Board Secretary – Cummins, Global Enterprise Planning Director

Board Members

  • Angela Adams, Indiana University, Associate General Counsel
  • Anna Brady-Estevez, Cummins, Corporate Strategy Director
  • Chad Phillips, Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation, Title 1 Director
  • Judy Rodriguez, Elwood Staffing, Director of Field Operation
  • Luz Elena Michel, Columbus Education Coalition, Latino Outreach
  • Tom Thornburg, Sacoma, President
  • Rogelio Reyes, Cummins, Finance Process Improvement Manager

Recent Updates:

This #GivingTuesday help us strengthen our Latino community
Su Casa donors, community partners, supporters, and volunteers; #Giving Tuesday is a global giving back movement that has been built
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Support us when you shop this holiday season!
Shop for everyone on your gift list this holiday at smile.amazon.com/ch/01-0773281 and Amazon donates to Su Casa Columbus Inc.
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Su Casa Columbus is now part of Kroger Rewards
We have partnered with Kroger Community Rewards and now offer you the option to help our organization by simply shopping
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2017 Open House
Please RSVP Here:
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To the 2016 Gala Latina Sponsors
Su Casa Columbus would like to thank and recognize the 2016 Gala Latina Sponsors for their special contributions in making
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