Malone University Sport Management program unites with volleyball team to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation
September 18, 2013 | Release # 6717
Malone University sport management majors are uniting with members of the Pioneer volleyball team in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Sophomore Charles Phillips, a sport management major from Canton, Ohio, is spearheading the effort, under the guidance of Dr. Barb Easlick, professor of sport management at Malone.
Donations – taken at the door of the Pioneers' volleyball match against Saginaw Valley State University (Michigan), scheduled for Friday, October 18 at 7 p.m. -- will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The Pioneers play in Osborne Hall on the campus located at 2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W. in Canton.
Make-A-Wish® grants the wish of a child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition in the United States and its territories, on average, every 38 minutes.
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2014,has been awarded the designation Military Friendly School by Victory Media, and is named to AffordableCollegesOnline (ACO)’s Best Lifetime Return on Investment list for the State of Ohio.
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