Houston SAAC to Host Hunger Week - Nov. 17-23
Nov. 14, 2013
HOUSTON – The University of Houston Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and the Houston Athletics Department are encouraging fans attending home athletic events next week (Nov. 17-23) to help support Hunger Week by donating canned goods for a chance to win great prizes.
Houston SAAC’s Hunger Week is an event designed by the University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee in conjunction with the University of Houston Athletics department. All donations will directly support the Houston Food Bank.
Donations will be accepted at the following home athletic events and all fans that contribute will be entered to win prizes at each event.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17
Men’s Basketball vs. Lehigh | 1 p.m. | Hofheinz Pavilion
Women’s Basketball vs. Texas A&M | 3:30 p.m. | Hofheinz Pavilion
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMEBER 20
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23
Each week, the Houston Food Bank feeds 137,000 people through partnerships with pantries, kitchens, and shelters in the Houston area.
Last season, the University of Houston collected more than 5,000 pounds of food for the less fortunate. Join the week-long initiative and help Houston SAAC surpass those numbers this year.