WHAT: Quincy University Seventh Annual Day of Service & Food Drive
WHERE: Throughout the Quincy community. See below for locations.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 12, from 9 a.m. – noon.
As a part of their Franciscan mission to serve others, QU students, faculty, staff, and alumni will be giving back by doing various service projects throughout the Quincy campus and the following
Columbus Road Baptist Church
Friends of the Quincy Public library
Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County
Horizons Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry
Illinois Veterans Home and Memorial Garden
John Wood Community College
Ladies of Charities Thrift Store
Ladies of Charities
Madison Park Christian Church
Mississippi Valley Hunters & Fishermen’s Assoc.
Quincy Area Habitat for Humanity
Quincy Art Center
Quincy Catholic Charities
Quincy Children’s Museum
Quincy Community Theatre
Quincy Family YMCA
Quincy Humane Society
Quincy Junior High
Quincy Notre Dame High School
Quincy Park District/Mt. Bike Group
Quincy Unitarian Church
St. Francis Solanus School
St. Peter Church
The Salvation Army
St. John’s Lutheran Church – Open Hands Food Pantry
In addition, Quincy University is asking community members to participate in the annual QU Food Drive, benefiting area food banks. Students will collect food items at local County Markets, Hy-Vees, Save-A-lots, and Walmart locations from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Founded in 1860 by Franciscan friars, Quincy University is a small Catholic university emphasizing the sciences, liberal arts and the professions. Quincy University offers undergraduate, graduate and adult education programs integrating practical experience and Franciscan values. Faculty and advisors work with students to design customized success plans to help them graduate on time, find their passion and prepare them for life. QU is a member of NCAA Division II for intercollegiate athletics. For more information, please visit www.quincy.edu or contact the Office of Community Relations at (217) 228-5275 or email@example.com. Quincy University. Success by Design.