The University of Iowa

Global Health Club hosts water benefit event April 26

April 19th, 2012

During the week of April 23-27 the UI UNA, Global Health Club, the Food and Water Watch, and Delta Sigma Pi will be sponsoring a week of global citizenship. In honor of UI Global Citizen's week, the Global Health Club formally invites all to attend the Charity:Water Benefit.

Date: Thursday, April 26th
Time: 6-8:30pm
Location: Hillel House; 122 East Market Street

Come join us for tasty tapas from around the world! This event will benefit Charity: Water, a non-profit organization that strives to bring clean, safe drinking water to people in developing countries. Come and enjoy great food, music, and listen to our keynote speaker, Craig Just, a professor in the College of Engineering and also the coordinator for the UI College of Engineering Sustainability Programs. Professor Just will discuss the global water issue and describe possible solutions based on his experiences and research revolving around innovative sustainable solutions. There will be a silent auction with the opportunity to take home local art work, gift certificates,and more! 100% of all the donations will directly fund water projects around the world!

$5 - students/children
$10 - adults

Tickets are available at the UI Box Office and at the door!

We hope to see you at this great cultural and educational experience! If you have any questions about the event, or are interested in joining the Global Health Club please contact Claire Roberts at