Tag: Steps to Make a Difference Walk

UWGB Philanthropy Club makes strides with ‘Steps to Make a Difference Walk’

More than 100 walkers raised $4,658 to be shared among four local charities in the Steps to Make a Difference Walk last Saturday, April 11. House of Hope, myTeam Triumph, Kenya Help, and Live54218 will benefit. The total includes a $2000 matching grant from the Giving 2.0 Foundation. The Phoenix Philanthropy Club members organized the […]

Annual Steps to Make a Difference Walk has a $2,000 match this year

There aren’t many student-run charity walks that can boast raising more than $45,000 in five years. But the UW-Green Bay Steps to Make a Difference Walk can claim just that. This year’s annual walk will be held on Saturday, April 11 beginning at 10 a.m. and starting at the Mauthe Center. The walk, organized by […]

Alumni rising: Recent grad Boss lights way for others in new career

Every day is a holiday for Chiara Boss and every door jingle is a gift. The recent UW-Green Bay graduate is the volunteer and resource coordinator for Green Bay Habitat for Humanity Restore — a retail operation that profits from donated building materials and home improvement items to benefit the Greater Green Bay Habitat for […]

More CFPA: Warner, center referenced in Sunday editorial

Lora Warner was featured in a Sunday (Nov. 2) Green Bay Press-Gazette editorial that focuses on service learning and “Bridging the community disconnect,” as the piece was titled. Warner encourages students to engage in service learning and partner with community groups to learn about their needs, she said — and those experiences make a difference. […]

New photos: Making a difference, one step at a time

Nearly 100 campus and community participants stepped out for a cause Saturday, Oct. 19, taking to the Cofrin Arboretum Trail for the eighth annual Steps to Make a Difference Walk. Organized by UW-Green Bay’s Phoenix Philanthropy Club and the Center for Public Affairs, this year’s event raised more than $3,000 for four local nonprofit organizations: […]

Making a difference: Annual ‘Steps’ walk raises funds for nonprofits

Nearly 100 participants laced up their walking shoes Saturday, Oct. 19, taking to the Cofrin Memorial Arboretum trails for the eighth annual UW-Green Bay Steps to Make a Difference Walk. Held to celebrate national Make a Difference Day, this year’s event raised more than $3,000 for four local nonprofit organizations that were chosen by student […]

Details on Steps to Make a Difference Walk

With one small step, you can make a difference in your community. That’s the message UW-Green Bay student organizers are using to promote the 8th annual Steps to Make a Difference Walk this Saturday (Oct. 19) on the University campus. Walkers will follow a two- or four-mile course along the beautiful fall-color-filled trails of the Cofrin […]

Take a step… to contribute to this Saturday’s student-organized charity walk

UW-Green Bay student organizers are promoting the 8th annual Steps to Make a Difference Walk this Saturday (Oct. 19) on the University campus. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with the walk departing at 10 a.m. from the Mauthe Center, located just north of the Kress Events Center. The walk is organized by the Phoenix Philanthropy […]

Steps To Make A Difference Walk returns Oct. 19

It has been a UW-Green Bay tradition since 2002! The annual student-organized charity event known as the Steps To Make A Difference Walk returns Saturday, Oct. 19, with registration at 9:30 a.m. at the University Union and a 10 a.m. start to the walk along the Arboretum trails. The student Public and Environmental Affairs Council […]

Photo Gallery: Steps to Make a Difference Walk

The seventh annual Steps to Make a Difference Walk this past Saturday raised about $5,000 for four local causes. Organized by UW-Green Bay’s Public and Nonprofit Management Class led by Prof. Lora Warner, it also gave about 20 student volunteers, most of whom were UWGB Civics Club members, experience on how to run an event, […]