“Hope for Japan” efforts raise over $2,800 for Red Cross Japan

Hope for Japan

June 10, 2011

FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s community-wide fundraising relief effort, “Hope for Japan,” raised over $2,800 that will be sent to Red Cross Japan.

In response to the March earthquake and tsunami in Japan, Marian began the “Hope for Japan” relief efforts to help aid struggling families in Japan. Marian held collection jars and sold “Hope for Japan” t-shirts, in addition to receiving direct donations.

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Fun Fact

Although founded as a women’s college, Hal F. Hornby, superintendent of Fond du Lac rural schools, was the first male student to attend classes in 1940. He attended art and music classes with his wife (Source: Marian University Archives).

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