Posts Tagged ‘community’

May 2, 2012

Featured in Orange Appeal Magazine – Appleton's Giving Tree!

The Giving Tree: Fostering Hope with Heart Few things in this world matter as much as the wholesome, flawless wishes of a child. While big dreams come easy for most Central Florida children, our community’s foster children bear heavy burdens. They move from home to home facing the trials of a disconnected family, lacking in […]

February 13, 2012

Save the Oysters! UCF Town & Gown Annual Friendship Luncheon Goes Marine

Did you know that a single oyster filters as much as 50 gallons of seawater each day? This and other marine facts were shared with guests at this year’s UCF Town & Gown Friendship Luncheon. At the event, guests enjoyed a lively presentation showcasing the hard work by UCF Professor Dr. Linda Walters’ students in […]

October 11, 2008

UCF Community Relations

The University of Central Florida’s Town & Gown Council makes it their mission to continually seek ways to improve relations between the university and the community.  Their unique moniker refers to two groups:  Town (community members) and Gown (university members).  Their goal is to strengthen community relations between the two groups.  The organization’s goals for […]