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Up 'til Dawn

Type: Service
Membership Types: EIU Students/Faculty
Web: www.myuptildawn.org

Purpose

Up 'til Dawn is a collegiate student-led, campus-wide awareness and fundraising organization for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Students work together to make others aware of the fight against pediatric cancer and raise funds to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's effort to eradicate catastrophic childhood diseases as well as treat patients regardless of their inability to pay. The efforts of this organization will ultimately bringing hope to children and their families as they fight childhood catastrophic diseases. 1. To unite Eastern Illinois University campus in an effort spearheaded and led by Eastern Illinois University student body to educate the campus and community about the mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. 2. To raise much needed dollars for the children of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. 3. To promote the value of service learning to all students at Eastern Illinois University. 4. To establish a model event that St. Jude will market to other campuses across the nation as they expand the Up ‘til Dawn program. 5. To provide students the opportunity to accumulate valuable, practical knowledge through their committee planning and event execution work.

Advisors and Board Members

Name Affiliation Email Phone
Gina Pizzolato President gmpizzolato@eiu.edu