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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

CougsGive raised over half a million dollars this year. Photo courtesy of Spencer Farrin

Cougs Give raises over $600,000

JASMINE LIN, Evergreen reporter April 22, 2024

WSU’s annual Cougs Give fundraising event was held on April 17 and raised $648,507. The purpose of Cougs Give is for the WSU community to come together to acknowledge and appreciate the contributions...

Zeppoz during the first Kicking Cancer event. Photo courtesy of Dean Janikowski

WSU kicker hosting second annual Kicking Cancer fundraiser

ANNA HARO, Evergreen reporter April 17, 2024

Dean Janikowski, kicker for the WSU football team, will be hosting the second annual Kicking Cancer fundraising event from 5-10 p.m. April 19 at Zeppoz bowling alley. After his mom passed away from...

Ashley Wells, GPSA internal affairs chair, giving a history of GPSA at its fundraiser Friday

GPSA hosts fundraising reception

MUSFIRAH KHAN, Evergreen reporter March 6, 2024

The Graduate and Professional Student Association held their first ever fundraising reception Friday evening. Various faculty members, as well as Pullman Mayor Francis Benjamin and Elizabeth Chilton,...

Dog owners with their dogs at a past Mutt Strutt.

A festival for dogs

JULIA MESSEGEE, Evergreen reporter September 28, 2023

Calling all dog lovers; the Whitman County Humane Society’s 14th annual Mutt Strutt will occur 10 a.m.–1 p.m. Saturday at Reaney Park. “[Mutt Strutt] is a fun festival for dogs, and people have...

Luna, a puppy that was under the Whitman County Humane Societys care, in the hands of a WCHS worker.

‘The more money we save, the more animals we can reach’

JULIA MESSEGEE, Evergreen reporter August 15, 2023

Animal lovers will want to visit this year’s National Lentil Festival.  The Whitman County Humane Society is holding a fundraiser for general operating costs during the annual festival on Aug. 18,...

Courtesy of Kristy Szablya

Cougs give back to their Other Mother

JOSIE GOODRICH, Reporter/Copy Editor January 19, 2023

Cougs helping Cougs.  Kristy Szablya has lived by that motto since the day she joined the official WSU Facebook group, “WSU Parents' Chat Cafe.” Now, with the death of her husband, Steve, the Cougs...

Ballet Folklorico members performed at the annual Multicultural Fundraiser on Sept. 16.

Multicultural fundraiser helps raise money for student-led conferences

PUNEET BSANTI, Deputy news editor September 21, 2022

On Friday, ASWSU held the 17th annual Multicultural Fundraiser, which helped raise money for three student-led multicultural conferences. It will learn how much money has been raised on Friday. Children...

Dogs and owners gear up for a day of excercise and playtime at a previous Paw-Louse 5k Fun Run and Walk.

Paw-louse 5k Fun Run and Walk returns after two years

LIAM CONNORS, Deputy news editor June 16, 2022

The Humane Society of the Palouse's Paw-louse 5k Fun Run and Walk will return at 9 a.m. on June 18 in Moscow after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. The organization's 10th annual fundrasier will...

The 63rd annual Pancake Breakfast and Music Fest is the perfect way to support your community while enjoying a meal.

Kick off the holidays Kiwanis style

Mikayla Finnerty, Editor-in-chief December 3, 2021

The Kiwanis Club of Pullman will host its 63rd annual Pancake Breakfast and Music Fest on Dec.4 at the Gladish Community and Cultural Center. The festival to kick off the season's festivities will run...

The WSU College of Veterinary Medicine raised the most money for an individual organization, totaling over $337,000 from 259 gifts.

WSU Day of Giving raises over $700,000 

ANNA MICHALSON, Evergreen reporter April 22, 2021

The annual #CougsGive Day of Giving April 14 brought in over $700,000, a new benchmark from the previous giving average of $400,000-$450,000. The event began in 2015 as a way to raise money for the university...

The Pullman Girl Scouts now meet in waves with the youngest groups meeting completely online because of COVID-19.

Pullman Girl Scouts shift to virtual sales, gatherings

SANDI KOBIESA, Multimedia editor November 30, 2020

Although the pandemic posed challenges for the Pullman Girl Scouts, the troop still found a way to deliver crowd favorites, like Thin Mints and Tagalong cookies. Kelli Cooper, troop leader for Girl Scout...

About 26 people donated money to the Community Action Center through the fundraiser put on by College Hill Custom Threads.

Owner gives back to local businesses

ANNIE HAGER November 5, 2020

It started as a website. Tony Poston, owner of College Hill Custom Threads, said he created a fundraiser to support local businesses during COVID-19, which has raised about $6,000 so far. College...

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