Public Health students collect for The Shack Neighborhood House
School of Public Health students are collecting items for an Infant/Toddler Supplies Drive through April 17 to benefit The Shack Neighborhood House.
The Shack is a non-profit organization just outside of Morgantown that works in the community to offer a wide variety of services to all types of families. Services include community food banks, child-care, home repair, family fun nights, English as a Second Language classes, and more. The Shack’s 20+ programs aim to improve the overall quality of life for many people in the area.
The Infant and Toddler Supplies Drive aims to offer assistance to parents who need supplies for the early life of their child. Items being collected include:
- Limited Clothing 0-4 years old
- Hygiene Products (baby lotion, baby wash, soap, feminine products)
A drop box is located in 3801 HSC-South, the School of Public Health's Student Services Office.
PSA FOR PUBLIC HEALTH STUDENTS: A prize will be rewarded to the person who donates the most items.
For more questions or if you need a donation picked up, please contact:
To speak to the supervisor at The Shack, contact Lauren Martin – firstname.lastname@example.org
A partner of the WVU School of Public Health Office of Health Services Research, the WVU Medicine Diabetes Education Center offers services for people with diabetes or who are at risk for developing diabetes through support groups, prevention classes, education classes, medical nutrition therapy and gestational diabetes instruction.
Cancer survivor Angie Blankenship has learned to manage the challenges of healing with support from her family, friends and the WVU Cancer Institute. Now, she’s showing appreciation and paying it forward by donating to the Bob Huggins Fish Fry, which benefits the Norma Mae Huggins Endowment Fund and Remember the Miners Scholarship Fund.