Posted on Sep 7, 2017 in Alumni News and News
The KU Alumni Association partnered with the University of Kansas, Kansas Athletics, Inc., and KU Endowment in support of a “Houston Strong” initiative. At the Sept. 2 KU football game, flyers were distributed to fans and a video featuring Chancellor Girod, Coach Bill Self and Coach David Beaty was shown:
Organizations featured as suggested donation options included:
Team Rubicon: Uniting the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams.
Save the Children: Providing supplies and services for children and their families.
Texas SPCA: Providing food and shelter for lost and displaced animals.
Greater Houston Community Foundation’s Hurricane Harvey Relief: A general fund established by the Houston mayor and county judge.
Kansas Athletics also announced a donation drive will be held at football, soccer and volleyball home games in September.