Student-led event to raise funds for area foundation
Activities Program Board at Shippensburg University is hosting RaiderFest 2014 April
26 on campus to benefit the
Drew Michael Taylor Foundation.
is open to the public and will feature activities from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the
parking lot across from the H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center.
from the event will go to the Drew
Michael Taylor Foundation, a public non-profit organization that serves the
Shippensburg, Chambersburg and Greencastle areas, and provides educational
opportunities and grief and loss support programs for children, teens and their
can be purchased to participate in the many games and activities. Prices are $3
for SU students with ID, $3 for non-SU
students with ID and for children, and $5 for the public. Activities include
carnival games, photos with Ship’s mascot Big Red, sand art, spin
art Frisbees, face painting, glitter tattoos and the national guard rock wall.
Lunch will be provided in the outdoor hockey rink
from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The meal is free for SU students with ID and a meal
plan, and is $8 for the public, $4 for children 10 and under, and free for
children 2 and under.
For more information, contact James Bailey, APB special
events chairperson at SpecialEvents@ship.edu,
Brittany Martin, graduate assistant for the University Union & Student Activities
at firstname.lastname@example.org or Elizabeth Purswani, assistant director for campus activities
& programming at email@example.com.