Western Kentucky University

ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week at WKU

November 18-23, 2013


Hunger walk

The below activities are coordinated by the WKU ALIVE Center's Student Ambassadors of Service (SAS) with a few events in partnership with other campus organizations. Hunger and Homelessness is one of the SAS focus areas for the year. For more information about the SAS and Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week activities contact Joanna Williams at joanna.williams343@topper.wku.edu or Eric Wills at eric.wills613@topper.wku.edu.


Monday, November 18th

Stand Up

11:00am - 1:00pm

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness tables at MMTH, Garrett, DSU, and Grise 4th Floor




Support Housing & Residence Life's annual event


Tuesday, November 19th

Hunger Walk


Meet at Guthrie Bell Tower

Short program following at EST 260 featuring speaker Sarah Arnold, WKU Food Pantry Coordinator, and Lauren Cunningham music.


Wednesday, November 20th

Oxfam World Hunger Banquet(tm)


Wesley Foundation

In partnership with the Wesley Foundation

Food donations and donations of hygiene products will be accepted for the WKU Food Pantry.


Thursday, November 21st

Salvation Army

11:45am - 1:00pm

Volunteer in the soup kitchen

Sign up in advance via email to alivebg@wku.edu



Friday, November 22nd - Saturday, November 23rd

Homeless Simulation

8:00pm - 12:00pm

Meet at The Foundry

Click here to sign up online by November 18th


For more information about activities during the week, contact the ALIVE Center at 270-782-0082.

 Last Modified 11/11/13