Tsunami Earthquake Relief Efforts
The Penn Nursing-International Student Organization (ISO) will be hosting a fundraiser this week for relief efforts in India and Thailand. ISO is working with FOCUS Humanitarian Assistance to provide aid to victims in India, while Dr. Siriorn Sindhu, dean of Walailak College in Thailand will be the contact person for the Thailand relief efforts. The Nursing students will be collecting financial contributions door-to-door in the school.
See www.upenn.edu/pennnews/tsunami.php for announcements regarding other efforts, relief organizations, news and Penn resources.
UCD’s New Merchandise to Benefit Tsunami Relief Fund
Through February 28, net proceeds from the sale of the new line of University City District branded merchandise will benefit the Red Cross’s Tsunami Relief Fund. UCD merchandise—including magnets ($3), mugs ($5), tote bags ($12), and apparel ($5-$18)—is available exclusively at the UCD office, 3940 Chestnut Street. Call (215) 243-0555 or visit www.ucityphila.org for more information.
Almanac, Vol. 51, No. 18, January 25, 2005
January 25, 2005
Volume 51 Number 18