Thanks for Generous
are no words to adequately describe your generosity during the
holiday season. Many benefited from your willingness to give.
Thank you to President Rodin for hosting her Annual Holiday Party
where over 300 toys and gifts were donated.
you to the following departments (coordinators' names are in parentheses)
that brought joy to families during the holidays by "adopting"
Services (Marie Witt);
of Anesthesia (Nicole Parker);
of Radiation Oncology Research (Edith McLaughlin);
Planning and Operational Services (Robin Rozen);
Council (Helen Logan);
Resources (Maria Chaney);
School (Joanne Verrier);
Quad (Kris Patterson);
Oncology (Edith McGloughlin);
of Dental Medicine (Dee Stenton-Schillig);
of Dental Medicine Library (Joanne Hemingway);
Department Library (Nancy Rose);
School Dean's Office (Jennifer O'Keefe); and
School Marketing Department (Marcia Longworth).
thanks to Ms. Carol Penn from Human Resources whose sorority adopted
two families and to Dr. Michael Perillo from the School of Dental
Medicine for adopting a family in the memory of his cousin, Matthew.
you to the entire University community for donating over 700 gifts
and toys. Thank you to the Dropsite Volunteers that collected
all the toys and made it possible for us to respond to request
for donations from the following groups in the neighborhood: Bridges
to the Community; Caring about Sharing; Grands as Parents; McMichael
School; Penn's Health Annex; People's Emergency Shelter; and Potter's
House Mission. Thanks to Amy Forsyth for coordinating a Coat Drive
and thanks to Tom Hutt for his donation to the Carroll Park Community
Council Food Bank.
you all for your generosity!
Isabel Mapp, Associate Director, Faculty, Staff and Alumni Volunteer
Penn Volunteers In Public Service, Center for Community Partnerships
Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 18, January 15, 2002
January 15, 2002
Volume 48 Number 18