July 9, 2019

Generous July

In the month of July, we would like for you to share your favorite ways that you give back! We would love to share these and details so that if others wish to be involved they can come and join in. You can share philanthropic endeavors and time volunteered. We know that Team UAMS is all heart and we would like to share it! Tag us @gethealthyuams on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram for a chance to win!

Check out the Stocked and Ready – UAMS is hosting a Feed the Funnel event on July 9 as part of a new program to provide food to an estimated 800 UAMS students and employees who are facing food insecurities. A UAMS food panty will open July 15 and will distribute food on Monday and Thursday afternoons. Sign up to volunteer making meal kits by using the links attached to this e-mail. 90-minute shifts are available at 10 and 11:30 am and 1 pm. Donations of the following items are also needed:

  • Reusable grocery bags. Ship to UAMS slot 574
  • 16.3 oz jar peanut butter
  • 12.25 oz Cheerios or Honey Nut Cheerios
  • 12.5 oz canned chicken
  • 1 lb box spaghetti
  • 14.5 oz can vegetables
  • 45 oz jar spaghetti sauce
  • 12 oz canned tuna

Register to use the UAMS Stocked and Ready pantry