University of South Alabama, Office of Public Relations

September 12, 2005
Contact: Renee Paul, USA Office of Public Relations, (251) 460-6640

USA Students Sponsor Katrina Relief Effort

The University of South Alabama Student Government Association and student newspaper, The Vanguard, are sponsoring a relief drive to help those affected by Hurricane Katrina.

Donations of nonperishable food, toiletries, household cleaners, trash bags, paper products, school supplies, lawn tools and other items can be dropped off at the SGA office in the Student Center through Friday, September 30. A community drop has been established at the loading dock on the southwest corner of the Mitchell Center, where donations will be accepted beginning Monday, September 19.

The donated items will be delivered to the Mississippi Gulf Coast by the USA JagTran on Saturday, October 1.

For more information, contact Robert Parker at 460-6898.

Back     Print

USA Logo