Truity Credit Union returns as sponsor of KU Alumni Association events for faculty, staff and students
Posted on Sep 1, 2017 in Campus News and News
For the second consecutive year, Truity Credit Union will sponsor the KU Alumni Association’s Home Football Fridays for University of Kansas students as well as six TGIT receptions for faculty and staff on Thursdays during the fall and spring semesters.
“We are incredibly grateful for Truity Credit Union’s support of our Lawrence campus events for the KU community,” said Heath Peterson, KU Alumni Association president. “With Truity’s help, we can continue collaborating with faculty and staff across the University, in addition to providing greater benefits and opportunities for our students.”
“Truity Credit Union understands the important role KU plays in our community,” said Tim Mock, business development officer for Truity. “Our partnership with the KU Alumni Association will definitely strengthen our relationships with the University’s staff and faculty, and of course, its students.”
The first Home Football Friday lunch for students will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 1 on the front lawn of the Adams Alumni Center, 1266 Oread Ave. on the Lawrence campus. The events, hosted by the Student Alumni Network, will be held each Friday in conjunction with home games throughout the season and will feature free food, beverages, cookies and giveaways from six area restaurants in the Student Alumni Network’s new Restaurant Partner Program. They are Bigg’s BBQ, Hot Box Cookies, Jefferson’s Restaurant, McAlister’s Deli, Papa Keno’s Pizzeria and The Salty Iguana.
The Alumni Association will welcome KU faculty and staff to the Alumni Center for TGIT receptions from 4 to 6 p.m. Sept. 21, Oct. 19 and Nov. 16 during the fall semester and Feb. 15, March 15 and April 12 during the spring 2018 semester. The receptions will include drink specials, snacks and giveaways.