Post Card sending through savedarfur.com
Asked congress to support Darfur internationally
About 100 signatures
Trick or Canning
Worked with Circle K to collect non-perishables by going door to door for donations on Halloween.
Collected a grocery cart full of goods for Salvation Army
Petition: Bring America Home Act
Dorm storm signing
200 petitions sent
“Hey Senate, Wake up and Smell the Coffee” Campaign
Sent Letters to the Editor on the Affordable Housing Fund.
5 letters sent
Members made SWAHP buttons to wear around campus
Stick with it Campaign
Sent petitions to senators on the Affordable Housing Fund. Signed popsicle sticks, built houses with them, and took pictures to send to senators.
About 200 signatures to each senator
Uganda “Invisible Children Campaign”
Held a sleepout in Appleton with Circle K
15 students attended
Peace troops to Sudan Campaign
Signed postcards to send to President to urge the sending of peace troops to Sudan.
About 40 postcards/signatures
To the Streets Sleep Out
Participated in UW Madison’s sleep out to advocate the Affordable Housing Trust Fund.
Chicago Visibility Campaign
Students went on a Service trip to Minneapolis to learn about the hunger and poverty issues in the area.
Volunteered sites included:
-Salvation Army (serving lunch, organizing Hallmark closet)
-Cornerstone Café (soup kitchen and housing facility)
-Sarah’s Circle (women’s shelter)
-Café Too (restaurant/job placement program)
-Caring Closet (second-hand clothes)
About 12 students attended