CAES Student Philanthropy Council

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The Student Philanthropy Council (SPC) is a group comprised of 12 undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) who play an integral role in outreach efforts for the CAES Office of Development and Alumni Relations. The goal of this group is to help build a culture of philanthropy within CAES's student body in order to ensure that our students become engaged and loyal alumni donors.

SPC Activities

SPC members support initiatives including:

  • Ag Dawg Kickoff
  • CAES Alumni Awards Banquet
  • 100 Days 'Til Graduation
  • Delivering Gifts to faculty/staff donors
  • Writing thank-you notes
  • Providing student input to the UGA CAES Alumni Association Board

SPC Member Benefits

SPC members join a wide network of alumni and friends.

  • Make an impact on your college
  • Network with students and alumni
  • Build your resume
  • Gain an inside perspective on fundraising at CAES

Fall 2019

August 17: Orientation/Initial Planning Meeting

August 28: Ag Dawg Kickoff

September 3: September Planning Meeting

October 4: CAES Alumni Association Annual Banquet

October 7: CAES Career Fair

October 7: October Planning Meeting

November 4: November Planning Meeting

November 7: CAES Thank Ewe Thon

December 2: December Planning Meeting


Spring 2020

January 13: January Planning Meeting

February 3: February Planning Meeting

March 2: March Planning Meeting

April 16: Thank a Donor Day

April 20: Wrap Up Meeting