UW Combined Fund Drive


Featured events

Sustainability Film Series

The Combined Fund Drive team is partnering with the Tower Green Team to host a film series on topics of sustainability and features a local environmental nonprofit leading a lively discussion. Popcorn sale – $1 bag – will benefit the featured charity at the event! Free admission and open to all faculty, staff and students, plus a popcorn sale to benefit the featured charity at the event.

“The Salmon Coast” and “Plastic Free Salish Sea”
Thursday, October 10, 2019
12:00-1:00 p.m.
UW Tower Auditorium

Coastal Hazards Specialist Ian Miller, from UW Washington Sea Grant, will be presenting two films from the Washington Sea Grant’s annual River & Ocean film festival. Join us for this free double-feature and a lively discussion.

Coffee Card Kickoff Promotion
Oct. 2-13, 2019

Three options to earn a $5 coffee card:

  • Make a $5 pledge to your favorite nonprofit through the UW Combined Fund Drive, or
  • Add $5 to an existing pledge, or
  • Track one hour of volunteer timeYou’ll receive a $5 Starbucks card compliments of WSECU. Log in today! Sponsored by the UW Combined Fund Drive

Fall Nonprofit Expo
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019
11 a.m.-1 p.m.
HUB North Ballroom

You and your colleagues are invited to the Fall Nonprofit Expo! Join the excitement at this free event open to the entire campus community.

  • Visit with more than 80 nonprofits – including some adorable animals!
  • Enjoy light refreshments
  • Enter to win exciting door prizes
  • Bid on great silent auction items benefiting Be The Match
  • Free popcorn!

And there’s more!

  • Earn door prize drawing tickets by:
    • Attending the fair
    • Participating in Charity Bingo
    • Bringing new men’s or women’s socks to benefit Teen Feed in the U-District

Admission is free and open to the UW community. Register today! See you at the fall expo!

Meet Your Neighbors U-District Charity Fair
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
UW Tower North Employee Cafeteria (4th floor/mezzanine level)

Nonprofits from our neighborhood will be on hand to share information about the work going on in our community. The fair is free and open to the UW community. Enjoy light refreshments and enter to win door prizes. Free popcorn! Bring a reusable tote for University District Food Bank and receive an extra door prize drawing ticket!

Register today. Sponsored by the UW Combined Fund Drive.

Ice Cream Social
To Benefit Be The Match
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019
12-1 p.m.
UW Tower North Employee Cafeteria (4th floor/mezzanine level)

Build your own sundae for a worthy cause! For a minimum donation of $3, enjoy ice cream donated by Full Tilt Ice Cream and help Be The Match save lives!

For the thousands of people diagnosed every year with life-threatening blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma, a cure exists. Over the past 30 years, Be The Match has managed the largest and most diverse marrow registry in the world. Be The Match works every day to save lives through transplant. Help ensure all ethnicities are represented in the blood stem cell registry.

Open to all faculty, staff and students. Sponsored by the UW Combined Fund Drive. Register today!

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