Toys for Tots Campaign Kicks Off


It’s that time of year again! Time to kick off Eastern’s annual Toys for Tots campaign. The Grants Office and the Veteran’s Resource Center will once again partner to support the local Marine Corps Reserve Battery in their efforts to collect toys for children in need. Last year, the EWU family donated many large … [Read more...]

Haunted House: Sigma Phi Epsilon/ASEWU Charity Event


The annual Sigma Phi Epsilon Haunted House will take place Oct. 24 and 25 from 7-11 p.m. at the fraternity’s chapter house across the street from Showalter Hall. The “Philena” will transform from fraternity house to a house of frights to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. For the first time since the philanthropy … [Read more...]

May 8: ‘Fill the Bus’ with School Supplies Event


EWU’s Interfraternity Council will be conducting a philanthropy event entitled “Fill the Bus” on May 8 outside the URC. The goal is to fill a campus recreation bus with school supplies to be donated to the Cheney School District for distribution. “While it is the end of the school year, many kids have run out of … [Read more...]

Phi Delta Theta to Run 170 Miles for Lou Gehrig’s Disease


On April 19-21, members of Phi Delta Theta fraternity at Eastern Washington University will take part in a fundraising event to benefit the ALS Association, which seeks to find a cure for what’s commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, as well as funding for scholarships. The fraternity men plan to run a relay race from … [Read more...]

Gamma Phi Beta: Grilled Cheese Feed to Support Campfire USA


On April 19, the women of Gamma Phi Beta will host a grilled cheese and soup feed at their sorority house, located at 317 College Avenue in Cheney. The proceeds will sponsor youth in the surrounding region so that they can attend a summer camp hosted by Campfire USA. In doing so, Gamma Phi Beta hopes to provide an … [Read more...]

April 10: TRiO Day, Clothing Drive


EWU’s TRiO programs and the EWU TRiO Club are sponsoring a clothing drive to benefit the local Cheney Clothing Bank. The goal is to “Fill Up The Mall” through collection of clothing between March 11 and April 10. On April 10, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., the TRiO Club will host a party on the campus mall where all of the … [Read more...]

May 18: 18th Annual Dressler 3-on-3 Basketball Tourney


Dressler Hall will host the 18th Annual Dressler 3-on-3 Basketball tournament for EWU students, faculty, staff and community members. The event will take place Saturday May 18 at 9 a.m. at the Dressler Hall basketball courts and will cost $5 per person. All participants will receive a T-shirt as a part of their entry … [Read more...]

Toys for Tots: Campaign Underway to Help Area Children


Once again, we are proud to announce our participation in the Toys for Tots campaign. This year, the Grants Office and the new Veterans Resource Center are happy to support the local Marine Corps Reserve Battery in their efforts to bring some holiday joy to local children in need. Last year the EWU community once again … [Read more...]