Purdue Crew’s Row-A-Thon — Benefits LUM

THIS Saturday, February 10 | Tippecanoe Mall

Purdue Rowing Team hosts Row-A-Thon supporting the LUM Good Samaritan Fund. Purdue Row-A-Thon 2024 details are as follows:

  • DATE – THIS Saturday, February 10
  • TIME – 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • PLACE – Tippecanoe Mall, 2415 Sagamore Pkwy S, Lafayette, IN

Each member of the co-ed team aims to row 30,000 meters in three hours on indoor rowing machines to raise funds for LUM. Some will row 42,195 meters, which is a marathon (26.2 miles). 

Donations can be made online (mention “Rowathon” in additional comments section), in person at the event, or by mail to Purdue Crew Club, 355 N. Martin Jischke Dr., West Lafayette, IN 47907. Funds raised will be evenly split between LUM and the Purdue Crew Team. Join us for this charitable event and support the community!

Thanks to Purdue Crew president, Kara Benbow; head coach, Nathan Walker; 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.

The LUM Good Samaritan Fund is an emergency financial assistance program which provides our neighbors in need with a strong and reliable safety net. Help is offered for utility bills, rent, and prescription medications.

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