Phoenix College Phi beta Lambda recently volunteered on November 18th where we partnered with the Business Department in their first annual PC Gives event. There we handed out fruits and vegetables to the community:
1056 Seedless Watermelons,480 Honeydews, many mini potatoes,totaling to well over a ton of produce. Our volunteers were assigned the task of bagging and giving the fresh produce donated by The St. Mary’s Food-bank to over 300 community members, students, and college staff for upcoming holidays.
Also present was the Nursing Department promoting health and doing blood pressure checks. The Dental Department giving information about dental care and providing dental hygiene products. As well as our massage therapists and the Estrella Mountain fire science program was able to bring a fire engine, fire-fighting suits, tools, and information to educate the community on their job and fire safety.