The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Here she comes ....

Miss America 2012 Laura Kaeppeler graduated from Carthage College, an ELCA school in Kenosha, Wis., in 2010 with a degree in vocal performance.

She won a $2,000 scholarship for singing Il Bacio, and the $50,000 top scholarship.

Kaeppeler will spend her Miss America year helping to increase mentoring for more than 2 million U.S. children who have a parent in prison.

Based on her experience as the child of an incarcerated parent, Kaeppeler founded the Circles of Support mentoring program.


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