College Bookstore throws Successful Mom’s Weekend T-shirt Sale

Another Mom’s Weekend has come and gone here at OU and it’s ok to let out a little sob, we are all sad. On a happier note, the College Book Store account worked with the store in their sixth annual philanthropic event to raise money for My Sister’s Place – a local shelter for abuse victims. The College Book Store designed a special shirt to represent this year’s Mom’s weekend. Each shirt purchased added $2.00 to the check that the store owner will send to the organization. Last year there was a whopping 528 shirts sold, 57 of those being … Continue reading College Bookstore throws Successful Mom’s Weekend T-shirt Sale

Philanthropy Spotlight: My Sister’s Place

By: Allison O’Brien, Account Associate, College Book Store This year, College Book Store will be celebrating its 5th annual MomsWeekend philanthropic event by donating 20% of Moms Weekend t-shirt sales to My Sister’s Place. During Moms Weekend April 5-7 OhioUniversity Moms can pick up a green or purple shirt to support MySister’s Place. My Sister’s Place has been providing for women and children abusevictims since 1977. They provide outreach counseling for the womenand children as well as providing a court advocate to handle legalmatters. The shelter features a 24-hour crisis hotline that anyonecan call to seek guidance and advice. My … Continue reading Philanthropy Spotlight: My Sister’s Place

Philanthropy Spotlight: College Book Store Homecoming for the Homeless

By: Klare Williamson The new shirt you buy Homecoming weekend may not only look good on you, but it’s also doing good for others. During homecoming weekend locally-owned College Book Store will be sponsoring their 3rd annual philanthropy event “Homecoming for the Homeless”. College Book Store will donate 10% of all purchases made in-store to the Good Works Timothy House. Last year more than $1,000 was donated to Good Works Timothy House from Homecoming weekend. The house has provided to over 200 men, women and children with an estimated 4000 to 5000 nights of shelter. Timothy House is the only … Continue reading Philanthropy Spotlight: College Book Store Homecoming for the Homeless