2013-14 Student Athlete Advisory Committee
|Melissa Condo||Athletics Council Rep.||WRU|
|Fahoum Fahoum||Social Media Facilitator||MTE|
are community service events, SAAC will complete
annually, in addition to other important issues and events.
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|-- Hand-made Halloween cards & painted pumpkins are presented to residents of a local nursing home.|
|Thanksgiving Food Drive|
|-- SAAC shops to provide complete Thanksgiving meals for 20 local families through their partnership with Hamden Youth Services.|
|Christmas Toy Distribution|
|-- SAAC and Santa purchase and wrap toys in preparation for their visit to classrooms of children at Hamden Youth Services. Each child also receives their own copy of the book read to them by the student-athletes.|
|Free Ice Cream and Cookies Study Break|
|-- On the night before finals of each semester, SAAC hosts a study break for Quinnipiac students.|
|Valentine's Day Celebration|
|-- Hand-made Valentine's Day cards and roses are presented to residents of a local nursing home.|
|Personal Care Baskets Distribution|
-- SAAC prepares personal care baskets and
packages to a women’s shelter, underprivileged nursery school
and a local shelter.
Columbus House - SAAC prepares 40 personal care packages, which each included toothbrushes, toothpaste, hand sanitizer, deodorant and shaving cream.
United Community Nursery School - SAAC prepares dental hygiene packages for each of the 30 children at United Community Nursery School. Each child also receives their own puzzle, and copy of a book read to them by the student-athletes.