Tag: donate

School Supply Drive

UWGB empoyees dropping off school supplies at Jefferson Elementary School

The UW-Green Bay Holiday Parade Committee won the Mayor’s Award for best float originality in the 2015 Green Bay Holiday Parade, but the real winners were local children who benefited from the campus donations of school supplies collected by the committee. UW-Green Bay’s committee themed its float “Every time a bell rings, a Phoenix gets […]

WPS donation helps mark UW-Green Bay’s 50th

Wisconsin Public Service Foundation has donated $5,000 to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay to help underwrite special events and activities celebrating the 50th anniversary of the school’s founding in 1965. Karmen Lemke, manager of community relations for WPS, and Ron Antonneau, director of governmental affairs, visited campus earlier this week to make the presentation. Wisconsin […]

For future reference: A guide to assisting students via ‘Campus Cupboard’

The UWGB Campus Cupboard provides food, personal items and clothing to all UW-Green Bay students who request assistance either in person via: 1) going to the Campus Cupboard website and filling out a request for items at: www.uwgb.edu/cupboard/; 2) stopping in at the Pride Center at UU 153 and talking with an intern or Stacie; […]

UW-Green Bay students donate 6,000 lbs for charitable use

UW-Green Bay students donated about 6,000 pounds of material to local thrift shops and community partners as part of campus move-out this spring. Clothes, kitchen goods, furniture, books, stuffed animals, and unopened edibles found a new home and avoided the local landfill. Thanks to the cooperation of St. Vincent De Paul, students only had to […]

Semester’s end means charitable donations to local pantries

Dan Jacques from A’viands Food Service shares word that UW-Green Bay made the most out of the dining plan’s bulk sales drive in May. Through the staff assistance of A’viands and the University Union, students and their parents elected to donate $2,762 worth of food that is being made available to the hungry of Brown […]

Bone Marrow signup scheduled for Thursday

TriBeta, the student honor society in the biological sciences, is sponsoring a bone marrow drive to take place on the main level of the University Union (near the bookstore) this Thursday (March 26) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Students will be informing people about blood cancer and guiding anyone who is interested through the […]

Clarification on ‘Smile’ program, returns to Foundation

An item in yesterday’s Log newsletter about AmazonSmile should have included more detail about the program and what is and isn’t permissible. The following includes more information: This is a reminder that the private, nonprofit UW-Green Bay Foundation Inc., has joined as a participant in the AmazonSmile program, which donates 0.5% of the price of […]

Fundraising contest for UWGB’s Campus Kitchen

Sarah Himmelheber, assistant professor of Social Work, shares word that Friday (Feb. 20) began a week-long fundraising contest for the Campus Kitchen project at UW-Green Bay. During the fall semester, the team amassed 223 volunteer hours, recovered 587 pounds of food, and created and distributed 279 meals to community members in need. This semester, Campus Kitchen-UWGB […]

Reminder: UWGB Food and Share Cupboard seeking donations

Here’s a quick and friendly reminder that the Pride Center is currently collecting donations of dry food goods, personal care items, cleaning products and some clothing items for the newly established Campus Food and Share Cupboard open to any UW-Green Bay student. The University Union has provided start-up space for this service that will be […]