The fifth annual Confections for a Cause event again
surpassed previous years in the amount of money raised. Our 2015 event raised $1,409
to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation!
The fundraiser is organized each year by the Department of Communication
Disorders, Special Education and Disability Services in memory of relatives of faculty, staff, and students who have faced this disease.
The 2015 Confections for a Cause event was held on September 21 in
Davis Hall, with sweet treats prepared and donated by faculty, staff, students,
and community members. The event was organized by Vickie Johnson, Celia Barber, and Shari Robertson and was staffed by many students from the IUP chapters
of the following organizations:
The money raised will go to the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer
Foundation, which seeks to raise awareness of the disease, find an early
detection test for ovarian cancer, and find improved treatments for the
Once again, the event was a huge success thanks to the IUP