Hunger and Poverty Awareness Week
November 16 - 21
Monday, November 16
Panel Discussion: In the Eye of the Homeless
6 - 8 p.m. | Lyons Athletic Conference Room
co-sponsored by MSC
Do you often hear or read statements about the homeless that are, at best, misleading and often outrageous nonsense? Come learn the truth.
Wednesday, November 18
Panel Discussion: Whats Happening in the Recession
6 - 8 p.m. | President Dining Room, Thrift Bldg.
How much do you really know about the recession? A panel discussion about the current state of the economy and how it may affect those in poverty in the US will be presented.
Thursday, November 19
Locks of Love
6 p.m. | J-R Lobby
Locks of Love provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children in the United States and Canada under age 18 suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis.
6 p.m. | Bandshell
co-sponsored by Team Apple and Theta Chi
Live music, speakers on homelessness, and food.
10 p.m. - 6 a.m. | Bandshell
co-sponsored by CSI
Lets come together for one night to raise awareness and donations for food programs. Free food, games, and prizes. Donation:$1 or two canned goods.
Friday, November 20
4 -6 p.m. | Jr Lobby
co-sponsored by PE Club
Come and hang out with the children of Lighthouse Ministries
Saturday, November 21
Day of Service Farm Workers' Ministries
10 - 12 p.m. | Address: Evelyn & Batista Madonia Community Center 4440 Academy Drive, Mulberry FL 33860
co-sponsored by ACE
Come and hang out with the men and women of Lighthouse Ministries and watch comedian Roy Wood, Jr.
Monday Friday: Serve meals to the homeless at 6pm, prepare food boxes and sort donations. Lighthouse Ministries. Address: 215 E. Magnolia Street, Lakeland, FL 33801
** Free Food and giveaways all week. **
Any questions contact Sabrina Edwards at firstname.lastname@example.org