Western Kentucky University

Make A Difference Day

WKU Food Fight Gets Real With YouGiveGoods...

Western Kentucky Univeristy definately made a difference in the fight against hunger!  During their friendly competition, in support of "Make A Difference Day", students, student groups, faculty and staff participated in the WKU Food Fight, utilizing the site YouGiveGoods.  Each team (department, student organization, sorority and fraternity) supported 1 of 3 organizations: BRASS, Salvation Army or The WKU Food Pantry. The food drive (or food fight) ended on October 23, 2013.  The outstanding results are listed below:  

  • 11 Teams participated raising 1,036 pounds of goods!
    • Chi Omega, 262 lbs.
    • Psychology Club, 256 lbs.
    • Alpha Gamma Delta, 150 lbs.
    • WKU Microbiology Club, 88 lbs.you give goods logo
    • Alpha Delta Pi, 68 lbs.
    • WKU Financial Aid Office, 57 lbs.
    • Golden Key International Honor society, 43 lbs.
    • Alpha Kappa Alpha, 42 lbs.
    • Phi Mu, 39 lbs.
    • WKU Student Activities, 19 lbs.
    • WKU ALIVE Center, 12 lbs.
  • Total value of goods purchased:  $2,281.00

 

Click here to link to the Official Press Release

Food fight flyer

 Last Modified 3/18/14