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Tag: Student Emergency Fund

An aerial view of brick buildings and Talley Student Union, with downtown Raleigh in the background

Jul 13, 2021

Essential Work

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Pack Essentials program has supported thousands of students with financial support as well as meal and housing scholarships. 

Mary Haskett talking with several students at NC State.

Jun 23, 2021

More Students Struggle With Basic Needs Due to Pandemic

The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has hit students hard, resulting in a marked increase in food insecurity and homelessness. The toll on their mental health has been striking. 

Ryan Unger standing by a fountain with his arms crossed

May 11, 2021

Paying it Forward

Ryan Unger received support from the Student Emergency Fund after losing his home and his job in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. This year, he was able to give $2,500 to help students facing similar struggles. 

The copper wolves at Wolf Plaza near the Free Expression tunnel. Photo by Becky Kirkland.

Mar 23, 2021

Support for Students Affected by the Fire at Village Green Apartments

Students who were displaced or lost property due to Monday’s fire at Village Green Apartments are encouraged to submit a brief application to the Pack Essentials Program for assistance. 

Students stand at tables and pack meals into boxes

Jan 25, 2021

A Helping Hand: Wolfpack Fights World Hunger

The student organizers of Leadership and Civic Engagement's Rise Against Hunger event reflect on their experience and what volunteerism means to them. 

Sign for Park Shops and the Division of Academic and Student Affairs

Sep 17, 2020

Day of Giving Raises Over $1 Million for Student Emergency Fund

The Division of Academic and Student Affairs received over $2 million in total gifts on the day, over $1 million of which went to the Student Emergency Fund. 

Day of Giving Stronger as a Pack logo over image of Belltower

Sep 3, 2020

On Sept. 16, NC State Day of Giving Shows We’re Stronger as a Pack

On Sept. 16, NC State is holding a special, one-time fall edition of its annual Day of Giving fundraising event. Day of Giving: Stronger as a Pack will focus on meeting students’ basic needs, need-based scholarships and diversity and inclusion programming. 

Strolling professor statue wearing a mask

Aug 25, 2020

Facing the Future With Confidence

Thousands of dollars have been raised for the Student Emergency Fund via the sale of special NC State-branded face coverings. 

copper wolf sculptures on NC State's campus

May 22, 2020

Wolfpack Outfitters Debuts Licensed NC State Face Masks

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Student Emergency Fund. 

Brick NC State logo in the Brick Yard

Mar 25, 2020

Pack Essentials Aid Students During Financial Hardships

As the new coronavirus, COVID-19, caused disruption across the state of North Carolina and the nation this month, the need for Pack Essentials is greater than ever before.