|Applied Sociology students raise funds for K-9s for Warriors
Published: December 31, 2012.
Lewis University Applied Sociology students teamed up with the Lewis University Psychology Club to raise $1,380 for K-9s for Warriors. The organization provides and trains companion or service animals to help veterans returning to civilian life cope with combat related issues, such as Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. The primary fundraising event was a 5K community walk/run on the Lewis University Romeoville campus. The 5K event attracted more than 65 participants from the area. Applied Sociology Students also raised funds by soliciting private and corporate donations.
Applied Sociology students participating in the fundraising project included: Robert Czyszczon, Ariel Garcia, Aaron Hart, Jennifer Lagowski, Maria Parducci, Adam Sadowski and Sophia Tsaras.
Lewis University is a Catholic university offering distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 6,500 traditional and adult students. Lewis offers multiple campus locations, online degree programs, and a variety of formats that provide accessibility and convenience to a growing student population. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis prepares intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected, and socially responsible graduates. The ninth largest private not-for-profit university in Illinois, Lewis has been nationally recognized by The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report.