FAYETTE, Iowa (August 11, 2014) – ARAMARK Higher Education Food Service Team is hosting a fund-raiser August 17 to help a food service worker at Upper Iowa University, whose home was recently damaged by fire.
Penny Teepe of Fredericksburg has been a UIU food service worker for 18 years. ARAMARK is the current vendor for UIU dining services. Teepe came home on July 19 to find her home on fire. No one was injured, but her home was extensively damaged.
The fund-raiser is a silent auction featuring uniquely themed "baskets" such as movie tickets and concession coupons; a home movie kit with DVDs and snacks; fishing accessories; pizza and soda coupons and other items. The silent auction will be Sunday, August 17, from 3-7 p.m. in the Student Center Ballrooms on the UIU Fayette campus.
Free-will donations also accepted. Or donations can be made to the Penny Teepe Benefit at First State Bank of Fayette.
For information, contact Janell Wollschlager at 563-425-5491 or email@example.com.
About Upper Iowa University Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 6,200 students – nationally and internationally – at its Fayette campus and learning centers worldwide. Upper Iowa University is a recognized innovator in offering accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced degree program. With a focus on developing leaders and lifelong learners, UIU provides dual enrollment programs for high school students as well as continuing education and professional development opportunities for learners of any age. For more information, visit www.uiu.edu.
Monica Bayer Heaton
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