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Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is designed to educate the public, draw attention to the problem of poverty, and build up the base of volunteers and support. Groups spend this week generating publicity about hunger and homelessness and holding a series of events to engage their communities. 

Join us for the week/series of events to learn about issues facing students! 

Events

Kick Off Event 

Tuesday, November 13 
Forum Plaza

Tabling will focus on campus and local resources to address housing and food insecurity as well as efforts to support our students. Collect tickets from tables to be entered to win a grand prize!

 

Give a Blanket, Make a Blanket

Wedneday, November 14
11 AM - 1 PM

Join the ASI Cougar Pantry in making fleece blankets that will be donated to a local homeless shelter. We will also be accepting previously (lightly) loved blankets.

 

PB&J Drive

Thursday, November 15
USU West Pavillion 

Join the ASI Cougar Pantry and Sodexo in a sandwich making extravaganza. Sandwiches will be donated to a local partner, Interfaith Community Services. RSVP to let us know you're coming!

 

Volunteer at the North County Food Bank

Friday, November 16

Want to make a difference? Volunteer at the North County Food Bank*.

Volunteer Now 

*Individuals are volunteering on their own time. This is not a coordinated ASI or CSUSM volunteering event*