It's that time of year again! Aggies CAN is approaching, the largest student-athlete run canned food drive in the nation held right here in Aggieland by your Aggie Athletes. With last year's success of raising more than $30,000 and more than 12,000 pounds of canned goods, our contributions helped the Brazos Valley Food Bank get through their toughest times. In an effort to make more of an impact, we have partnered with Whataburger, The Eagle, and KAGS, for this year's Aggies CAN.
Look for us in our lime green throughout the week of October 26th, as we are doing something that we've never done before - A week long Aggies CAN! Kickoff to Aggies CAN will begin on Sunday, October 26th at the Volleyball game, and will continue to Thursday, October 30th at the Soccer Game. Aggies CAN will then finish off November 1st , when we BTHO Louisiana Monroe. We will be collecting monetary and canned food donations.
*BRING A CAN, GET IN FREE TO THE SOCCER AND VOLLEYBALL GAMES!
The first 15,000 people to give a monetary donation of at least $1 or donate two canned good items at the Volleyball, Soccer or Football game on Oct 26th, 30th, and Nov 1st will receive a free Whataburger coupon.
"A dollar today keeps the Hunger away"
How you can help:
-Start a canned good collection at your companies' office, bring them to the Vanderbilt game
-Mail monetary donations in to SAAC
-Come support Women's Volleyball on October 26th and Women's Soccer October 30th *BRING A CAN GET IN FREE*
-Help us spread the word!
Make all checks out to Aggies Can
Mail all monetary donations into:
PO Box 30017
College Station, TX 77842-3017
A LITTLE ABOUT AGGIES CAN
Aggies Can History: Aggies Can started in the year 2000 with a handful of Student-Athletes wanting to give back to the community that gave so much to them.
It started out as an idea to collect canned food at one football game; it has now turned into the largest Student-Athlete run canned food drive in the Nation. All taking place on the A&M campus at three Aggie Athletic events: Soccer, Volleyball, and Football. Aggies Can is a solely Student-Athlete Volunteer and run canned food drive focused on giving back and impacting the Brazos Valley.