UNICEF on Campus @ University of Calgary

March 16th, 2011

New: GIG’s “2nd Annual 24hr Music Expo” April 4rth!!!

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Due to the current Japan Earthquake and Tsunami crisis, UNICEF on Campus will donate all proceeds from our “Hot Dog and Green Soda Sale” (March 15, PM- Nat and Liz), #2 Star Craft Tournament (March 20th, PM-Yves Lau), Dynamis info. session (March 30th, PM- Ryan Lo), the “2nd Annual 24hr Music Expo” (April 4, GIG), and UNICEF on Campus 3on3 Basketball Tournament (April 9, PM – Kirtbir, Anela, Thompson) to the General Emergency Fund, which will deploy if Japanese government asks.


March 16th, 2011

UNICEF on Campus presents: 2011 Basketball Tournament

Posted by unicefadmin in Events, Uncategorized

Are you good at basketball… fantastic at basketball… phenomenal at basketball?! Think you got the skills to win the UNICEF on Campus 2011 Basketball Tournament?!

Make a team and come show us your skills!!!

Date: April 9, 2011
Location: University of Calgary, Red Gym
Time: 1:00pm – 6:00pm
Registration from 1:00-2:00pm, games begin at 2:00pm and ends at 5:30pm. Volunteers help take down and clean up between 5:30-6:00pm



Team rules:
– Teams of 3-4 players: 3 players, 1 sub.

– Winning team receives a cash prize: 50% of all funds raised

– $10.00 per team member.
– You will pay on the day of the game.
– Please message one of the PMS to register. Include your team name, and the names of your team members. Team members do not have to be a U of C students.

Depending on how many teams register, we may have to cap it at 20 teams. So please register ASAP!

– You are welcome to bring your own basketball; we will be providing them as well.
– Gym Attire required.
– Bring your own Jersey or wear coloured shirts.

1. Teams will be trusted to play responsibly and honestly, as we will not be keeping score or have referees.

2. Teams will play Round Robyn

3. Games will be played to 11 points (1 point per basket)



Volunteer Opportunities During /After Tournament
– Set up and take down
– Sign in table/name tags


Due to the current Japan Earthquake and Tsunami crisis, UNICEF on Campus will donate 50% of all funds raised to the General Emergency Fund, which will be deployed if asked by the Japanese Government.

For more information, please send an email to unicef@ucalgary.ca or contact any of the project managers.

PMs: Kirtbir Chahal, Anela Selman, Thompson Nguyen

March 15th, 2011

UNICEF on Campus w/ Hip Hop & Funk Styles Club’s Annual Dance Battle: It Takes Two!

Posted by unicefadmin in Events, Uncategorized

UNICEF on Campus and The Hip Hop and Funk Styles Club is proud to present our annual dance battle: IT TAKES 2 in support of UNICEF’s Gifts of Education Campaign.

Think you’ve got what it takes to win a $500 prize in a 2 on 2 ALL STYLES BATTLE? Then bring it on!


Date: April 2, 2011
University of Calgary – Alberta Room (behind Hotel Alma) 169 University Gate NW
Time: 1:00pm – 6:00pm


Ticket Pricing:

$5+Food Donation – Competitor
$10 (no donation) – Competitor

$10+Food Donation – Spectator
$15 (no donation) – Spectator


  • Competitors will need to register between 3:00-3:45pm
  • doors open to the public at 3:30pm
  • Event will begin at 4:00pm

For registration, please send an EMAIL to hiphopfunkstyles@gmail.com with your names and team names.
Competitors will need to come early to fill out a waiver form.
The cap will be at 16 crews. Any sign-ups after will be wait-listed

To find out more about the event, please visit:


Volunteering opportunities include:

  • Set up and Take down:volunteers would need to be there 2 hours before and up to 2 hours after the event to help put up and take down decorations and any other
  • Reception: helping competitors check in/ticket sales at the doors
  • Information Kiosk: spreading awareness about Education/helping out with intermission events.

If you’re interested in volunteering for the event, please email unicef@ucalgary.ca or message any of the project managers.

PMs: Jenn Carrobourg, Dominic Ip, & Joyce Li


With the It Takes Two event looming in, we will be establishing some volunteering opportunities for our general membership! We have an info session booked on Friday, March 18th 2011 at KNB131 and Friday, March 25th 2011 where volunteers can sign up and get some information on what their roles will be on the day of the event. Please RSVP on which day you can make it here: http://www.doodle.com/brfgmxnm7pyc6bmz

March 7th, 2011

UNICEF on Campus: St. Patrick’s Day Hot Dog and Green Soda Sale!!! Tuesday, March 15th!!!

Posted by unicefadmin in Events, Uncategorized

I know, I know. Random?! Well… who is a little bit tired of our usual bake sales with cupcakes and cookies?!… I love em cupcakes, but its nice to have something different!!!

UNICEF on Campus is getting a little festive with St. Patrick’s day by selling some yummy green soda to go with the colour theme associated with the festive day and hot dogs!!!

Why hot dogs?! Good question. Answer: because its not cupcakes and who doesn’t… like a yummy hot dog on the random occasion!!!

Date: 03/15/11
Time: 11am-2pm
Where: ST Foyer in front of “Upper Crust”

Hot dog: $3
Vegetarian hot dog: $3
Green soda: $1
Hot dog and green soda combo: 3.50

~ VOLUNTEERS needed ~
10am-11am: set up
11am-2pm: selling hot dogs and green soda
2pm-3pm: take down

Sign up on the doodle

Project Managers (PMs)
Nat and Liz

All proceeds go towards UNICEF’s Walk for Water Campaign. If you have any further comments or questions about this event please feel free to contact Nat or Liz at unicef@ucalgary.ca

March 2nd, 2011

The 7th Annual Martini Challenge – in support of UNICEF’s Walk for Water Campaign

Posted by unicefadmin in Events, Uncategorized

Let your tastebuds be the judge! The 7th annual Martini Challenge is hosted at The Mansion on March 26, 2011 (Doors open @ 8pm). Come try out different martinis, have fun while supporting UNICEF!

Judge’s Pass is $15.00 each and it includes cover and 8 or more martinis. All proceeds are going towards UNICEF’s Walk for Water Campaign

You can pick up your ticket(s) in Mac Hall on:

Thursday March 3rd
Thursday March 10th
Thursday March 17th
Mon-Fri March 21st-25th

Or contact one of our Project Managers for tickets!

PMs: Thompson Nguyen, Jennifer Carrobourg, Elizabeth Lai, Belle Su and Joyce Li
e-mail unicef@ucalgary.ca for more details!


We would love for volunteers to help put up posters / sell tickets in Mac Hall.

How to VOLUNTEER for martini challenge:

Help us sell tickets by fill out the doodle and show up at mac hall to help sell tickets!


You receive volunteer hours for helping us sell tickets at the tables OR you can receive half an hour of volunteering for every 2 ticket that you purchase!

e-mail unicef@ucalgary.ca or call 403-270-2857 if you have any questions!

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