Purdue Crew’s Row-A-Thon — Benefits LUM
Purdue Rowing Team presents “Row-A-Thon 2017” in support of the LUM Good Samaritan Fund. Row-A-Thon is one of the largest donations each year.
Purdue Row-A-Thon 2017 is scheduled for:
- Saturday, February 4
- 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Tippecanoe Mall, Lafayette (inside near Macy’s)
Each year, the Purdue Rowing Team sponsors “Row-A-Thon” in support of the LUM Good Samaritan Fund. Row-A-Thon takes place all day in the Tippecanoe Mall (Lafayette). The co-ed team members row a marathon of 26 miles in three hours on indoor rowing machines while raising funds for LUM. Stop by the Mall on Saturday, February 6 and check it out.
You may make a donation in person at Row-A-Thon or by mail. Please make checks payable to Purdue Crew Club and mail your checks to:
355 N. Martin Jischke Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Thanks to Purdue Crew president, David Anderle; Head Coach David Kucik; and the entire rowing team and coaching staff for their continued support of Lafayette Urban Ministry.
Please note: the funds raised from Row-a-thon will be split 50/50 between LUM and Purdue Crew Team.
Lafayette Urban Ministry
The LUM Good Samaritan Fund is an emergency financial assistance program which provides our community’s neediest families and children with a strong and reliable safety net. Help is offered for utility bills, rent, and prescription medications. In 2016, the Good Samaritan Fund provided assistance 2,232 times and $114,495 was shared.