UNCG Campus Weekly

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SECC campaign reaches nearly 25% of goal, announces upcoming prizes

Only a week into the 2018 SECC, UNCG faculty and staff have already pledged more than $45,000, bringing the University close to 25 percent of the giving goal. With more than 232 faculty and staff pledging so far, UNCG is second only to UNC Chapel Hill in the UNC System for giving.

The SECC is the only workplace giving program for state employees. It is a direct way to help those in need; sustain local, national, and international health, educational, environmental and social service organizations; and make a meaningful contribution to your community.

To encourage continued participation, the UNCG SECC Committee will randomly select the names of supporters (online pledges only) each week to receive one of several prizes. Winners will be announced each Monday, starting Oct. 8. and continuing through Nov. 26.

Donate to the 2018 SECC and you could win:

  • Wireless charging station
  • Hot air popcorn popper
  • Pulp control citrus juicer
  • Wet/dry vacuum
  • Herb growing kit and grinder
  • Electric veggie spiralizer
  • Heated neck/back massaging pillow
  • 3rd Generation Echo Dot smart speaker
  • Toshiba 32-inch 720p HD Smart LED TV

This week’s winners:

  • John Lepri (Biology) – Hot Air Popcorn Popper
  • Erin Lawrimore (Libraries) – Wireless Charging Pad

Drawing winners can contact Jana Walser-Smith at jfwalser@uncg.edu to claim their prize.

Want to learn more or make a donation? Visit http://secc.wp.uncg.edu/give-now/.

Photo and story by Victor Ayala