Philanthropy Week

During this special annual event, students, faculty and staff celebrate the impact of philanthropy at PA College!

Spare Change Fundraiser for Student Emergency Fund – Feb. 4-7, 2019            

Throughout the week, contribute your spare change and small bills to benefit the Student Emergency Fund at PA College. Donate cash at the campus Starbucks and cafeteria or make your gift online!

“Why I Give” Donor Scavenger Hunt – Feb. 4-7, 2019

Throughout the week, look for faculty and staff wearing a “Why I Give” ribbon this week and collect their personal stories of PA College philanthropy – hints for where you might find these special donors will be announced on the PA College Facebook page and through Instagram stories. Connect with three participating faculty or staff members, send their name and “why” to Campus Life and win one of several scavenger hunt prize packs!

Donor Love Postcard-o-thon – Feb. 4-7, 2019

Helping students like you reach your goals inspires our donors to give generously. Help us to express our love and appreciation by stopping by the Starbucks Atrium to write personalized notes for our donor love postcard project.  Student participants will feel the love in return with a gift of PA College swag!

Monday-Thursday | 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

            Thursday | 3-5 p.m.

What’s Hot about Philanthropy Hot Chocolate Bar – Feb. 5, 2019        

Enjoy a free, tasty treat served up by alumni who also support the College as donors from 1-3 p.m. in the High Auditorium Lobby. Pick up some “food for thought” about why our graduates are passionate about giving back to the College.

Alumni Donors who’d like to help us host “What’s Hot” – please contact Karen Jenkins by email or at 717-947-6277.

Pay It Forward Fortune Cookies – Feb. 6, 2019

Stop by the Donor Love Postcard-A-Thon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Starbucks Atrium, and crack open a fortune cookie to discover any easy way you can “pay it forward” today to improve the good fortune of a classmate, instructor or staff member. Don’t let the fun stop there – send a picture of you completing your good deed to Campus Life so we can showcase all of these acts of kindness all day long to inspire others!

Presented by the Offices of Advancement and Campus Life & Student Engagement

Questions about Philanthropy Week? Contact Director of Donor Relations, Karen Jenkins.