Tag: philanthropy

Splashes for Special Olympics

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Splashes for Special Olympics

Phi Sigma Kappa had their third annual Polar Plunge fundraiser event on Feb. 25, located in the Belk Plaza, to raise money for the Special Olympics of Mecklenburg County. The Polar Plunge is a fundraising event that supports the Special Olympics of North Carolina by allowing participants to jump into a cold body of water during […]

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Greek Life honored for achievements at annual Greek Awards Ceremony

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Greek Life honored for achievements at annual Greek Awards Ceremony

Sunday morning, UNC Charlotte hosted their Greek Awards Ceremony in the Student Union to honor Fraternity and Sorority chapters for their achievements in programming, philanthropy and service. Members of the Greek community at UNCC combined for a total of over 16,000 hours of community service, and raised over 95,000 dollars for charity. Over 11,000 goods […]

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Annual Greek Week returns to UNC Charlotte campus

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Annual Greek Week returns to UNC Charlotte campus

This year’s Greek Week is officially starts on Sunday, April 12 and will conclude on Sunday, April 19. Some events start the week prior. The theme is Superheroes, with the philanthropy being Wounded Warrior Project. Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life Graduate Assistant Nicole Dancisin said the event is held to unify the Greek community. “It […]

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Students4Giving prepare to give conference for cultural competence

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Students4Giving prepare to give conference for cultural competence

According to a survey conducted by Global Business and Productivity Leader Franklin Covey, 35 percent of Americans are expected to break their resolutions by the end of January, while less than half the population maintains them past July. Luckily for UNC Charlotte students who want to complete more community service and philanthropy this year, there […]

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Fraternity fights homelessness through annual philanthropy

| January 10, 2013 | 0 Comments
Fraternity fights homelessness through annual philanthropy

He sits beneath a lamppost on N. Tryon Street, his hands clasped together to hold in warmth. He raises his balled hands to his mouth and blows hot air into his palms. The heat from his breath comes and goes quickly; the exposed skin at the holes in his thin gloves stings as the winter […]

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