Community Service, Events, Football Game Watching

Fireflies game, VT vs ECU viewing party @ the lake, and more!

Greetings Columbia Hokies!
I hope everyone enjoyed the eclipse yesterday. It sure is an exciting time to live in Columbia!
Check out our upcoming Alumni Chapter events:

Join the Columbia Hokies on August 31 for one last Fireflies game before the season ends. We will be collecting school supplies for Killian Elementary. They are requesting hand sanitizer, Clorox wipes, Kleenex, underwear size 5-12, bandaids, pencils, and marbled composition books. Look for Hokies from our service committee outside of the ballpark to drop off these supplies, then meet us at the bar in the outfield!

The Rowland’s are hosting the Columbia Hokies for the VT vs ECU game at their home on the lake! Plan to arrive anytime after noon to have some fun on the water before the game. The Rowland’s have three big screen TVs and kickoff is at 3:30PM. PLUS enjoy a post-game sunset cruise! Please BYOB and bring a side or dessert to share. Their home is family friendly, so bring along the kiddos too! The address will be emailed to the folks who RSVP, so please email if you’ll be attending! Go Hokies!

Other Chapter News:
New Columbia Hokies Leadership Team:
President: Sam Skeeter
Social Chair: Bo Hart
Service Chair: Lori Bender
Webmaster: Travis Hoge
Scholarship Chair: Robyn Walters

Interested in getting more involved with the Columbia Hokies?

Thank You Stefanie!
I want to take a moment to officially thank Stefanie Kitchen for her service as President of our Alumni Chapter! We appreciate everything you have done to help grow our organization and wish you the best in Richmond!

Official Viewing Parties
– VT vs BC on October 7
– VT vs Miami on November 4
Viewing parties are at Carolina Ale House in the Vista (708 Lady St). More info to come when kickoff times are announced. CAH will donate 10% of our net food sales back to us at the end of the season!

2017 Student Send Off Recap
Thank you to everyone who made it out for our New Student Send Off on August 8. Our 2017 Chapter Scholarship recipient Kyle Williams and his family were in attendance. Congratulations Kyle, and best of luck this year!

Questions? Suggestions?

I hope you enjoy our new email format AND I hope to see you at an event soon.

Go Hokies!

Sam Skeeter
President, Virginia Tech Alumni Association – Columbia Chapter

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