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Whitman participates in Adopt-A-Family program

Illustration: Binta Loos-Diallo

Emily Lin-Jones

December 8, 2011

This year, members of the Whitman community will continue the holiday tradition of bringing some joy to the lives of disadvantaged families in Walla Walla with the Adopt-A-Family program.  Although the program has been run without significant changes for several consecutive years, this holiday sea...

Mr. Whitman profits using gender

Shelly Le

October 27, 2011

Steeped in tradition, Kappa Kappa Gamma's Mr. Whitman fundraiser has been one of the most popular philanthropy events on campus for over 10 years. Every year, Kappa Kappa Gamma chooses eight senior men: four independent men and one representative from each Whitman fraternity: to compete for the title...

Adopt-a-Family spreads holiday spirit

Chelsea Kollman '13 selects a gift for the local family she sponsored through the Adopt-A-Family program. Credit: Bullion

Rachel Alexander

December 9, 2009

As Whitman students prepare to head home for winter break, many are looking forward to celebrating the holidays with friends and family. Some families, however, may not have the ability to provide for themselves during the holiday season. To help struggling families in Walla Walla, the Community Service Center is running its annual Blue Mountain Heart-to-Heart, a lo...

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