2015 Combined Fund Drive


UWCFD Charity Fair & Silent Auction

Thursday, October 22, 2015
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
HUB Ballroom

Meet representatives from more than 80 nonprofits, enter to win door prizes, bid in the silent auction, and enjoy refreshments at this free event. Bring your spare change and new socks for men, women, and children to benefit Facing Homelessness. Open to all faculty, staff, students & retirees. Visit UWCFD Charity Fair & Silent Auction for more information.

Cheerful Givers Birthday Bag Blitz

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
12:05-12:55 p.m.
UW Tower Employee Cafeteria

The Whole U and UW Combined Fund Drive are co-hosting a Birthday Bag Blitz with Cheerful Givers, a nonprofit organization that provides birthday gift bags to disadvantaged children. Make new friends while you help us organize and package these very special gifts to benefit the University District Food Bank. A $10 minimum donation is required to cover supplies. Sign up here.

The UW Climb to $10K for Facing Homelessness

Wednesday, November 18
12 – 1 p.m.

Facing Homelessness “just says hello” and turns strangers into friends. Are you ready to take on our stair climb challenge and help Facing Homelessness get supplies and support out to people in need? Please help us raise $10,000!

Participate in the UW Climb to $10K for Facing Homelessness in one of three ways:

  1. Register, make a pledge, and climb stairs at one of six locations*
  2. Register, make a pledge, and take the stairs any time, anywhere on 11/18.
  3. Not climbing? Just make a donation and help raise $10K!

A $10 minimum donation is required. UWCFD staff & Whole U ambassadors will be on the stairs cheering and handing out prizes. You can also ask your family and friends to sponsor you! Register today: http://bit.ly/stairclimbuw

*UW Tower, UWMC, Harborview, South Lake Union, UW Bothell, UW Tacoma

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