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Greek Week breaks records

Greek Week breaks records

Marrion Charissa Cruz

October 20, 2016

Every fall Greek life on campus dedicates a week to raising money for various charities. This year over $31,000 was raised for donations. Greek Week stats: - 667 pints of blood donated - 2,500 non-perishable foods to Wildcat Food Pantry & Jesus Center - $1,350 for a local charity -...

Cats for a cure fundraise for Relay for Life walk

Cats for a cure fundraise for Relay for Life walk

Taylor Sinclair

November 28, 2014

Walking into Mountain Mike's Pizza on a stormy night, customers are greeted with the smell of pizza and an array of yummy baked goods. Cupcakes, cookies and brownies along with other treats are up for purchase to raise money for Chico State's Relay for Life team.Relay for Life is a two-day, 24-hour walk fu...

Downtown painted purple for cancer support

Downtown painted purple for cancer support

Ariel Hernandez

April 20, 2014

    The Thursday Night Market was speckled with purple to help raise awareness for the fight against cancer.   Tristan Yates, co-chair of Relay For Life of Chico, organized the Paint the Town Purple event to raise awareness and participation for the Relay for Life team. ...

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