UNCG Campus Weekly

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2017 UNCG Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is an annual program where people come together across the country to draw attention to the problems of hunger and homelessness. At UNCG, the Office of Leadership & Service-Learning works with campus partners and a student planning committee to plan and host a series of educational, service, fundraising and advocacy events.

Empty Bowls Hunger Banquet
(Tuesday 11/14, 5-7 p.m., EUC Maple Room)

Help raise awareness about a growing issue in our society today and participate in a simulation of food hardship that many people experience locally and globally. Bring a box of cereal to donate to Spartan Open Pantry. RSVP HERE. This event is a collaboration between the Office of Intercultural Engagement, the Office of Leadership & Service-Learning, Campus Activities and Programs and Housing & Residence Life.

servGSO with Out of the Garden Project
(Tuesday 11/14, Wednesday 11/15, and Friday 11/17, 2-4:30 p.m. each day

Join us for one of three community service opportunities with Out of the Garden Project’s fresh mobile market. Transportation is provided and details will be sent to registered volunteers. Register HERE.

Game Night
(Thursday 11/16, 7:30-8:30 p.m., EUC Azalea)

Come learn more about issues of hunger and homelessness and what you can do about them while playing games, meeting new friends and enjoying free snacks.

CommUNITY Dialogue: Who’s Hangry
(Friday 11/17, 1:30-2:30 p.m., EUC 062)

Join the Office of Intercultural Engagement for a conversation about hunger and homelessness in our community. Free giveaways for the first 15 attendees! For more information on the CommUNITY Dialogue program, go here.

For questions about these events or to request accommodations, contact Kristina Gage at kmsnader@uncg.edu or call 336-256-0538.