Author Archives: lcichon12

A Whole Semester of Learning

My last exam just ended and finally I am getting to breathe a sigh of relief knowing this semester has come to a close.  This semester has been one of the hardest and yet most rewarding of my academic career … Continue reading

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Unexpected Generosity from Incredible People

I have the absolute best of news to discuss in my post this week.  Last week I mentioned that I would be collecting all the donations from Sister’s United Muslim Association on Friday.  I went to the meeting like any … Continue reading

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From Awareness to Action: A Journey

I want to start my entry this week by thanking the Sisters United Muslim Association for their help and support for this semester.  During the meeting tomorrow I will be collecting donations from them for the semester and I am … Continue reading

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Inspired by a Child’s Enthusiasm

As the semester begins to wind down to a close the boxes of school supplies have started to pile in.  Its very exciting to see this and its beginning to make everything feel more “real”.  I’ve collected a total of … Continue reading

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When Our Donors are the Most Inspiring Part of this Project

Sometimes when it comes to fundraising the project itself inspires you to make the difference.  However, sometimes its the people who come to help you with your project that really are the ones that inspire you. I wrote a post … Continue reading

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A Thank you to Our Donors and Those Who Have Helped Me

After all the effort I’ve put in this semester in getting the word out and collecting supplies it feels so good to finally see some results in the form of donations.  Coming back from spring break I have good news … Continue reading

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Everything is Starting to Come Together

So I have some developments and some updates concerning my collection of school supplies for this organization.  I’m currently working my way through several sources to collect supplies.  My main two sources for collecting school supplies involve my event and … Continue reading

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Good News and New Knowledge

After talking with my partners for the school supplies project I received some very exciting news in terms of ways to collect a lot of school supplies.  Both of my partners were happy to help me collect supplies and after … Continue reading

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Forming Partnerships for the Advancement of Our Cause

The prospects for the organization of events for this semester are very promising.  Plans are in place and I am beginning to execute them.  My goals are to work with several on campus organizations in a partnership to reach members … Continue reading

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Formulating a Plan of Attack

Week after week of learning about the children living in the war torn villages of Afghanistan has been more than enough inspiration for me to get started on several projects to collect supplies.  If they have the passion and commitment … Continue reading

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