Dr. Aminta Breaux presenting Alpha Sigma Alpha with the award for Most Money Raised.

The winners of the 2012 Marauders Give Back: Homecoming Charity Competition were announced at half-time during the October 13 homecoming football game.  Formerly known as the Charity King and Queen event, this year’s competition was open to all student organizations on campus and recognized success in fundraising, service to the community, creativity and impact. Each of the six participating student organizations entered a student to represent their group at the award ceremony. Winners were awarded in the following categories:

  • Most Money Raised-Alpha Sigma Alpha raised $5,014.02 for the S. June Smith Center.
  • Most Service Hours Completed– Phi Sigma Pi completed 377.5 service hours for 9 different organizations.
  • Most Creative Fundraiser– Alpha Xi Delta for their basket bingo benefitting Autism Speaks.
  • Most Creative Service Project– Phi Sigma Pi for collecting and filling backpacks for local students.
  • Best Combined Effort (most money raised and service hours completed)- Alpha Sigma Alpha raised $5,014.02 for the S. June Smith Center and completed 202.5 service hours.

The total money raised this year was $12,670.07 and 586 service hours were completed since May 14, 2012.

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