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Penn Staters are invited to Nittany Networking Event on November 14

10/23/2012 —

Penn State students and alumni in western Pennsylvania are invited to make new connections, enhance existing relationships, and experience community sharing at a Nittany Networking Event, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank (GPCFB).

The GPCFB distributes approximately 27 million pounds of food per year out of their 94,000 square foot warehouse. The event will feature ample opportunities to network, light refreshments, and a tour of this award-winning LEED certified "Green" warehouse led by Ivy Ero, director of educational programs, and Chris West, regional coordinator for the Southwestern PA Food Security Partnership.

Participants will have bread and soup served in a ceramic bowl which is an event keepsake. The event is free, but participants are asked to make a food or monetary donation to the GPCFB. Advance registration is requested. The GPCFB is located at 1 North Linden Street in Duquesne.

For more information, contact Stephanie DeMaro, Penn State regional job and internship developer, 724-773-3953 or saw163@psu.edu, visit http://alumni.psu.edu/career. For information about the GPCFB or for directions, visit http://www.pittsburghfoodbank.org.

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