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Sigma Chi donates $25,000 to Children’s Hospital

Fresno State’s Sigma Chi chapter donated $25,000 to Children’s Hospital Central California Tuesday after its annual fundraising event Derby Days. “It’s something we can see firsthand how much of a help and contribution it is to give here in the ...

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‘Fresno Zombie Run’ gets scary for a good cause

  By Veronique Werz Special to The Collegian   Hundreds of families and friends attended Fresno’s first ever Zombie Run Saturday at Woodward Park. Tim Mechem, the event organizer, said he had been planning the event for more than a ...

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DVD drive benefits Children’s Hospital

Fresno State students are trying to bring comfort to patients at Children’s Hospital Central California through movies.

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Fresno State Organizations take part in Kids Day

Fresno State organizations filled the the streets to sell the 26th annual Kids Day paper benefitting the Children’s Hospital Central California.  

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Kids Day

Fresno State volunteers raise approximately $33,000 for Children’s Hospital Central California by selling newspapers on Kids Day.

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Greeks bury stereotypes

Partying and hazing have been synonymous with sororities and fraternities for decades. Fresno State Greeks, however, are working to change that stereotype.

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Shaving heads in solidarity

Group of people who shaved their heads last year at the St. Baldricks event.

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College students play large part in Kid’s Day

More than 1,000 Fresno State students were involved Tuesday in the largest charitable event within the Central Valley -- Kid’s Day.

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Fraternity helps kids since 1986

Phi Mu Fraternity has been partnering with the Children’s Miracle Network since 1986 and has raised more than $7 million nationally since their founding.

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Doing it for the kids

Fresno State students woke up before dawn, gathered on street corners and sold newspapers Tuesday morning in an effort to raise money for Children’s Hospital Central California.

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Kids Day sales goal shattered by volunteers

With only eight of 30 sites counted as of press time, Kids Day volunteers had raised $400,000 in donations for Children’s Hospital Central California, already surpassing this year’s sales goal of $375,000, said Micheline Golden, spokeperson for the hospital.

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Students hit the streets on Kids Day

Tomorrow, Fresno and its surrounding communities will become a battlefield of sorts. An estimated 1,200 Fresno State students will be up before the sun will rise in order to gain control of a strategic post. They’re sacrificing their morning to help in the efforts –– all in the name of Kids Day.

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Students help ‘Kids Invent!’

'They have a lot of energy and they’re very creative,' junior Alma Gutierrez (left) said about the kids she’s gotten to know in the program as she helped one of her patients, Kaliou Lopez, with fellow student Sadie Lee (right).
The IV machine hooked up to 6-year-old Kailou Lopez beeped insistently, signaling that it was running low on battery, but Kailou didn’t notice since he was busy decorating his water rocket with a marker.

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