Competition Announced To Benefit Needy

Southwestern’s ENACTUS team, formerly known as SIFE, has partnered with Campbell’s Foods in a local competition dubbed “Let’s Can Hunger,” where both academic and administrative departments battle to make Christmas baskets for the less fortunate in this area. Although this is directed at Southwestern faculty and staff, donations will be accepted from students, area residents and friends of the University.

In offices all over campus today, boxes have been placed near the department chair’s office to allow donations of non-perishable food items. If a person has large amounts of food to donate, they can bring it by the business department or contact the business department and they will pick up the food.  ENACTUS members will continually collect the food items when boxes fill up. The members will also keep record of the total number of food items donated and then the total amount of food donated will be divided up by the number of members in each department.

The winner will be determined by the department with the highest percentage of food donated per person. The winning department will be treated to an elegant, home cooked dinner prepared by ENACTUS team members.

The whole intent of this project is to benefit the less fortunate in the area, so again, anyone who is willing and able to give is encouraged to do so.

Share this:
Share this page via Email Share this page via Stumble Upon Share this page via Digg this Share this page via Facebook Share this page via Twitter

About author

You might also like

News 1Comments

Ice Cream Social Slated for Sept. 11

Alumni, faculty, staff and families of Southwestern are invited to enjoy homemade ice cream with their former classmates, students, and teachers at Southwestern’s Annual Ice Cream Social on Sunday, Sept.

News 0 Comments

Seniors Elect Class Officers

The Senior Class has organized as of Friday, Sept. 3. Senior class voted to elect Lauren François as their president.  She will be assisted by two vice president:  Delia Del

News 0 Comments

Recent Sharathon Nets $127,000 for Radio Station

The Journey, Southwestern Adventist University’s Christian radio station, recently held their Spring Sharathon fundraiser event during the final week of March. Throughout the entire week, volunteers and staff worked phones

0 Comments

No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!

Leave a Reply

IMPORTANT! To be able to proceed, you need to solve the following simple math (so we know that you are a human) :-)

What is 10 + 4 ?
Please leave these two fields as-is: