Weekly Partners in Giving prize drawings: Pledge now to put your name in the hat

PIGThe first winning name has been drawn and the prize—a gift card to Ian’s Pizza—is on its way to a CALS colleague who had turned in his 2014 Partners in Giving pledge form. If you want to get in on upcoming drawings, find your pledge form in the pile on your desk, fill it out and return it to your unit’s coordinator. Or (new this year) visit and click the “Give Online” button.

Prizes yet to be awarded include another gift card from Ian’s Pizza, two from Food Fight restaurants, a set of 4 UW women’s hockey tickets, a set of 4 UW men’s hockey tickets, 4 complimentary tickets to a Milwaukee Bucks home game (2014-15 season), and a basketball autographed by Coach Bo Ryan.

And everyone who makes a donation will receive a Partners in Giving magnet and a coupon for four complimentary, general admission tickets to a women’s basketball game, date to be determined.

The next prize drawing is at 9am on Thursday, October 30 for a $25 Food Fight gift certificate. Make your pledge today to be eligible for the drawing! For more information on Partners in Giving, go to, contact your department/unit coordinator, or contact Julie Scharm, CALS Partners in Giving Campaign Chair.The program runs from October 13-November 28, 2014.