2013 Combined Fund Drive


Earth Day Challenge Results

The UW community took the first ever Earth Day Challenge from April 14-30, in honor of Earth Day, a day set aside annually for us to think about how we can take action to protect the environment. A total of $1002 was raised for conservation organizations and 20 volunteer hours were tracked. Thank you to everyone who participated.

Prizes were given away throughout the challenge by EarthShare Washington!  Congratulations to:

  • Kari Anderson, Suzzalo Library, who won the daily prize on Monday, April 14. Kari won a KAVU prize pack including a men’s hat and T-shirt, and a women’s T-shirt and shoulder bag!
  • Jonathan Pober, Physics, who won the daily prize on Wednesday, April 23. His prize pack included a Banya 5 spa pass and REI Flash 18 backpack!
  • Rachele Cathey, Transportation Services, who won the Monday, April 28, daily prize. Her prize pack: a Mountain Hardwear Truckee 35 backpack, Columbia Sportswear stocking cap, and H2go bottle!

We Made Wishes Come True with Wishes in Flight®

Thank you to everyone who donated their frequent flyer miles during the month of March. Thanks to you, we raised 994,712 miles to help make wishes come true for children battling life-threatening medical conditions.

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