Archive for Philanthropy

Slivkans Volunteer at Project Pumpkin

To help celebrate Halloween, Slivkans volunteered with Project Pumpkin, a Northwestern event for local children to trick or treat, play Halloween games, and have fun in a safe environment. Thanks to everyone who participated!

Philanthropy Events

Slivkans helping others

Project Pumpkin

Each year, Slivka gets a table at Project Pumpkin, which is an activity put on by Northwestern to allow the children of Evanston to trick-or-treat in a safe environment. This year, we made jack-o-lantern masks!

Evanston Day of Caring

Slivka’s philanthropy events are often in Evanston, to help make the community we live in better! Here, we cleaned up leaves and woodchips.

Relay for Life Brunch

On the morning of April 27th, Slivkans enjoyed brunch while watching Sunday morning cartoons in the rec lounge. This was to raise money for Relay for Life.

Sandwich Making

On April 30th, a group of Slivkans banded together in the rec lounge for a Philanthropy Event. The group made fifty bagged lunches – containing sandwiches and other snacks – for Connections for the Homeless in Evanston.

Slivka Does Dance Marathon!

Northwestern’s Dance Marathon 2013 raised over $1.2 million for the Danny Did foundation.

Volunteering at the Shedd

Slivkans helped landscape areas around the Shedd Aquarium.

Volunteering at Talking Farm

We headed over to the Talking Farm on Howard in Skokie to volunteer at their Fall Hullabaloo festival. We enjoyed seeing the farm, making hot cider, and sitting by the bonfire playing with kids.

Sandwich Making

Slivka packed sandwich lunches for the homeless.