Tag Archives: Philanthropy

FarmHouse is top donor for Alabama Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

January 16, 2020
By Clif Lusk

Troy University’s FarmHouse Fraternity is top contributor for 2019

Troy University’s chapter of FarmHouse Fraternity earned the Top Contributor slot for 2019 with the Alabama Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, thanks to the fraternity’s annual Crawfish Boil and a donation of $19,500.

“Leukemia, Lymphoma, and other blood cancers affect millions world wide and…

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Castle Contest collects food for the hungry

April 2, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Alpha Gamma Delta members surveyed a structure consisting of more than 400 canned food items arranged to resemble the circus backdrop of “The Greatest Showman.”

“Some members felt called to bring extra items,” said Jenna Odem, a broadcast journalism major from Fairhope, Ala., and a member of the sorority.

That organization was just one of…

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Walk Hard making a difference for wounded veterans

March 13, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Spc. Lance Gieselmann knows about sacrifice.

In 2003, Gieselmann’s tank drove over an improvised explosive device, creating an explosion that left the two other passengers dead and Gieselmann with life-changing injuries.

For the last six years, the Purple Heart recipient has enjoyed meeting and bonding with other veterans who share similar stories, thanks to Jeep…

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