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HPU Sorority Phi Mu Helps Raise Money For Children

10.4.2010

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 4, 2010 ? High Point University?s chapter of Phi Mu sorority helped children across the nation by hosting a fundraising night at Feeney?s Frozen Yogurt Bar on Tues. Sept 28.

Phi Mu collected 10 percent of business proceeds from the night and raised nearly $200, which included donations from customers.

“Feeney’s was a great success,” says Emily Fatheree, Phi Mu’s philanthropy chair. “We received so much support from not only High Point University students, but also from Feeney’s amazing staff who contributed their time and donations to this wonderful cause.”

The money raised from the Feeney’s night will go to Phi Mu’s philanthropy, Children’s Miracle Network. Founded in 1983, CMN is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children?s hospitals throughout North America. Donations to the organization are used to provide charitable care, purchase life-saving equipment, and fund research and education programs that save and improve the lives of more than 17 million children every year.

At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with over 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students from 51 countries and 46 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report at No. 3 among Regional Colleges in the South. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 7 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” Parade Magazine lists HPU in the top 25 private schools in the nation. The university offers 50 undergraduate majors, 42 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at http://www.highpoint.edu/.

Chris Dudley

Vice President for Administration

336-841-4530 cdudley@highpoint.edu

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