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ING Miami Marathon
The ING Miami Marathon is an annual race with almost 20,000 participants. Volunteers are essential to the success of the Marathon. It takes over 2500 volunteers to make the day run smoothly. This year, members from the FIU chapter came out to volunteer at the race. They arrived as early as 4AM to help set up the water station they would be volunteering at. ...

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
SAL members at SDSU participated in Making Stride Against Breast Cancer, a 4 mile walk to raise money in support of breast cancer awareness and research. Each of the members that participated raised money individually and then came together to walk as a team. Our team raised over $1000! The team was awarded a blue ribbon for the amount they raised. ...

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Operation Christmas Child
The UNL chapter got together to assemble boxes for Operation Christmas Child. This is an annual project put on by Samaritan's Purse where groups and individuals fill shoeboxes with small gifts which are delivered to needy children all over the world. The UNL chapter members worked hard to make this project successful. ...

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Polar Express
Every year at Christmas time, the University of Akron Chapter volunteers for the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad's Polar Express. This is an event where childen can ride the train in their pajamas. They are told the Polar Express story while they enjoy cookies and hot chocolate. The train makes its way to the "North Pole" where SAL members had volunteered to dress up as elves and gingerbread men. ...

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Canned Food Drive
At a recent meeting, UNL members brought canned goods for their canned food drive. All the goods collected were to be given to Matt Talbot Kitchen, a local food pantry. A guest speaker from Matt Talbot Kitchen came to talk to the group about "Huskers Helping the Homeless," a fundraiser they were doing before a UNL football game. ...

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80's Dance Party and SPLASH - Canned Food Drives
Many SAL chapters will hold food drives throughout the semester, but the Emporia State University came up with creative and fun ways to raise canned goods. These two events were ways that both members and students could raise money and canned goods while having fun. ...

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