the Spring 2019 semester, students enrolled in HOSP 310 Professional
Development in the Hospitality Industry collaborated with IndiKids Daycare administration to plan and execute a spaghetti dinner fundraiser.
The students planned,
organized, and executed the whole event from obtaining donations to preparing and
cooking the food, and serving during the event. The spaghetti dinner took place
March 26 from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. in The Allenwood. The dinner offered pasta with
sauce, meatballs, bread, salad, and cookies along with the option of dining in
or taking your order to go. The fundraiser was a success, raising $1,064 for
Pictured above are Kaleigh Casey, Amber
Cozza, Michaela Duez, Abigail Baczynski, Matthew Marinchek, Madisson Rinella,
Chelsea Zobran, Kellyn Puchalski, Tim Donatucci
Thank you to everyone who donated time and resources including
Chef Santicola, Ms. Buse (the faculty facilitator), Mrs. Henry, Ms. McAdoo, all the volunteers, and the
IUP Hospitality Department for all the help with making the dinner happen.