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Blazer 91.1 WVUB presenting annual Shopping Cart Showdown

November 11, 2019 / Blazer 91.1 WVUB presenting annual Shopping Cart Showdown

VINCENNES, Ind. – Blazer 91.1 WVUB will present the 4th Annual Shopping Cart Showdown at Sav-A-Lot in Vincennes on Nov. 16 at 8 a.m. ET.

Join Blazer 91.1 WVUB for a fast-paced race in the style of Super Market Sweep. Three businesses will shop alongside three not-for-profit organizations to help fill their shelves in the Blazer Season of Sharing.

Each team has 91 seconds to fill their carts with non-perishables and each team gets to donate the collected goods to the not-for-profit organizations.

Good Samaritan Hospital is shopping for Loaves and Fishes. Farbest Foods is shopping for Helping His Hands. Futaba/FIA is shopping for United Way.

The public is invited.

The event will be broadcast on Blazer 91.1 WVUB via its online stream and app. It will also be available on Facebook Live.

For more information, contact WVUB Program Director Rebecca Clark-Duckworth at 812-888-4954.

VINCENNES UNIVERSITY - Indiana’s First College

VU is state-supported with campuses in Vincennes and Jasper, the Aviation Technology Center and American Sign Language program in Indianapolis, Early College Career and Technical Education Centers, and additional sites such as the Gene Haas Training and Education Center in Lebanon, the Logistics Training and Education Center in Plainfield, and the Gibson County Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics in Fort Branch. A leader in developing Early Colleges statewide, VU also offers instruction at military sites throughout the nation.

In addition to offering a wide range of associate degree and certificate programs, VU also offers bachelor’s degree programs in technology, homeland security, nursing, secondary education programs in mathematics and science, and special education/elementary education.

VU enrolls students from throughout Indiana, 36 other states, and 21 other countries. Tuition and fees are the lowest among Indiana campuses with residence halls. VU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Founded in 1801, VU is Indiana’s first college and is the only college in the nation founded by an individual who would later become President of the United States. William Henry Harrison, the ninth U.S. President, founded VU while serving as governor of the Indiana Territory. More information is available at www.vinu.edu.

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Vincennes University Newsroom

MARCIA MARTINEZ, University Life Reporter & Sports Information Director
   812-888-4164 office, 314-599-1519 cell, VUNews@vinu.edu, mmartinez@vinu.edu
VINCENNES UNIVERSITY, Department of University Relations, www.vinu.edu/newsroom

 

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