The Fifth Annual Hunger Banquet will be from 5 to 8 p.m. March 24, in the IUPUI Campus Center, Room 450.
The Hunger Banquet is hosted each year by the IU School of Medicine Global Health Student Interest Group. It is a fundraiser and advocacy event that was developed to draw attention to the growing problem of hunger worldwide and the complexity of foreign aid campaigns. The event will include multi-cultural dance performances and food representative of what citizens in less developed countries eat every day.
This year's keynote speaker will be Robert Einterz, M.D., director of the AMPATH Consortium. Dr. Einterz also serves as Associate Dean and Donald E. Brown Professor of Global Health and professor of clinical medicine at the IU School of Medicine.
All proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit the Tumaini Children's Center and the IU-Kenya Orphans and Vulnerable Children Fund in Eldoret, Kenya. Tickets $5 for students and $7 for non-students.
Jenny Meng Shao
There are no upcoming dates for this event.