Dance Night with the Fresno Swing Dancers
On Tuesday November 26th the Fresno Swing Dancers are hosting a dance and dance lessons at the California Arts Academy at 4750 N. Blackstone. All of the proceeds from the dance will be donated to the pantry. The live music will be provided by Junior Mints. The schedule for the evening and admission information is as follows.
7-7:15 PM – check in and warm-up
7:15-8:15 PM – DANCE LESSONS:
-Drop in East Coast Swing lesson with Dave & Casey
-Lindy Hop 1 – 4B lesson (week 4) with Peter & Laura
-Lindy Hop 2 – with Josh & Emily
8:15-9:45 PM – Open dance to live music by Junior Mints
Cost (cash preferred):
$10 ($8 for students) for the whole event
$7 ($5 for students) for just the open dance
Chipotle Dinner Fundraiser
On Tuesday October 8th come to the Chipotle at the corner of Cedar & Shaw for dinner from 5pm – 9pm and the Bulldog Pantry will receive 33% of your order as a donation. Just bring the flyer with you to show the cashier or simply tell them you are supporting the Bulldog Pantry. It is an easy way to have a good dinner and help those who are in need in the community.
Stay tuned for other upcoming events!
Will Walk for Food
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at O’Neill Park at Fresno State. For more information about this event, click here.
Bulldog Pantry turns 3!
The 3rd week in November, the Bulldog Pantry celebrated 3 years of success. In November 2007, the Bulldog Pantry opened its doors for the first time with approximately 20 families and about 8 volunteers. To date, we serve, at times, over 200 families each week, and several hundred different Fresno State volunteers. Thank you to everyone who has made this such a success!
To see pictures from the event, visit our Facebook Page.
Trick-or-Treat for Cans Success!
Trick-or-Treat for Cans brought in over 2,200 cans this year! Way to go volunteers! Thanks for all your efforts and time to go out to collect these cans. Also, thank you to the community for providing these generous donations. Next up… Caroling for Cans!!
A BIG thank you to Aetna, Inc. in Fresno
California for their donation of non-perishable food items to the Bulldog Pantry! We cannot thank you enough for your donation.
Bulldog Pantry volunteers win 1st place in Chili Cook-Off
The Bulldog Pantry recently participated in the 1st Annual LCM Chili Cook-Off. Competing against 8 other teams, they pulled in 1st place for their award winning chili.
Ingredients for the Bulldog Pantry’s Award Winning Chili…
Red and Green Bell Pepper
Japapeno Chicken Sausage
and the secret ingredient…
Bulldog Pantry volunteers “are Fresno State”
Bulldog Pantry volunteers created an “IamFresnoState” video for the 2010 IamFresnoState video contest. Check out our video by clicking here.
Give a Gobbler Comes to Bulldog Pantry
For the fifth year, Fresno State’s “Give a Gobbler” campaign will provide student-produced turkeys for the holidays to families across the Central Valley through Community Food Bank, Poverello House and the newest addition Bulldog Pantry! For $25, donors can purchase turkeys at the student-run Rue and Gwen Gibson Farm Market that will be donated to one of the three groups. New this year: donations of $5, 10 and 15 can also be made to go toward the purchase of a turkey.
Donation checks can be made out to Agricultural Foundation of California State University, Fresno and sent to Agricultural Operations, c/o director, California State University, Fresno, 2385 East Barstow Ave., M/S AG85, Fresno CA 93740. Store hours for the Gibson Farm Market, located at Barstow and Chestnut avenues, are 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday.
For the full story, please click here.
November and December 2011