Students of the Event Management program organize yearly fundraisers to support annual The Many Hands Project, which is also administrated by Niagara College Event Management Students.
The Many Hands Project
The Many Hands Project is a student-driven renovation program executed by students in the Event Management and Construction Studies programs at Niagara College. Each year, one local non-profit organization is chosen by the Many Hands Committee to receive their assistance. Together, the students plan and execute the entire process including; completing the desired renovations, involving the community through volunteer recruitment and raising awareness for the non-profit organization. With a $0 starting budget, it is critical to make important community partners and sponsors to help with the funding of the project.
The Many Hands Project
Many Hands Project 2014
The recipient of the Many Hands Project this year is The Upper Deck Youth Centre in Vineland Ontario.
The Upper Deck Youth Centre is a very worthwhile recipient because they are able to see the "Hope and Potential in every young person." They are a youth drop in center located in Vineland and commit to helping youth develop holistically by offering programs and developing relationships that nurture the whole person – physically, mentally, emotionally, socially and spiritually.
- Many Soups for Many Hands
Saturday March 15, 2014 - 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Cost: tickets $10, at the door $12
This interactive soup event provides guests an opportunity to sample a wide array of delicious soups prepared by your favourite local restaurants.
- Runway Art Hair Fashion Event
Saturday March, 29, 2014 - 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Cost: $35/person or VIP $55
A runway fashion event that combines elements of artistic fashion design, edgy aesthetics, and a choreographed runway show into one glamorous night of entertainment.
- Death by Trivia
Friday March 21, 2014 - 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Cost: $20/person or $150 for a table
This mysterious trivia night will be one to die for as attendees take part in five exciting rounds of traditional trivia with a mysterious twist.
- Solving Niagara
Saturday April 5, 2014 - 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
A physical and mental challenge being held in the heart of Clifton Hill. In teams of two, participants will solve a series of clues and challenges in order to get to the next checkpoint.
- Many Bands for Many Hands
Thursday March 20, 2014 - 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $10/person or $15 at the door
A benefit concert showcasing popular local bands throughout Southern Ontario will surely be a night you won't forget.
While the following events are complete the students' event websites for each are still available. Please browse the following links to discover the types of events that our students work on, and all of the hard work that goes into making a great online presence for their event!