Good cause seeks hungry stomachs, volunteers

October is a busy month for volunteers working on the 1998 UBC United Way Campaign.

Events aimed at raising awareness and filling a few bellies take place mid-month, and volunteer training gets underway next week.

All are welcome at the following:

Oct. 6 and 8: Volunteer training, Graduate Student Society Ballroom from 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. on Oct. 6 and from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 8. Juice, coffee and muffins will be served. Volunteers need only attend one session.

Oct. 15: Pancake Breakfast, Instructional Resource Centre from 7:30 - 9:30 a.m. featuring celebrity chefs. Tickets $3 at the door.

Oct. 16: Multicultural Barbecue, General Services Administration Building from 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. Tickets $5 at the door.

Oct. 19: Kick-off Wave-In by all gate entrances from 7:00 -9:00 a.m. to announce the official beginning of the campaign.

Oct. 19: Kick-Off Salmon Barbecue, First Nations Longhouse from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Salmon and bannock will be served. Tickets $5 in advance. Call 822-UWAY (822-8929) for the nearest ticket seller.

For information about these events or to volunteer call 822-UWAY (822-8929.)