Gifts for you by WVU

By PSC Student Seth O’Neill

Gifts for you by WVU” is a unique and special event coming to Keyser and the Mineral County area this Christmas! Students in the new Potomac State College class, Intro to Event Logistics, are rolling out their ambitious plan to give 250 local families gifts for children and teens this Christmas! 

The student initiative evolved with guidance from class instructor, Amy Weaver.  The course is part of the curriculum for the Business Technology Associate of Applied Science degree. Students participating in the project will be involved with hands-on marketing operations, event management and site development.

With involvement from both the campus and the Keyser community, gift donations for newborns to teens 18 years of age will be accepted on November 15th and 16th from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Davis Conference Centeron the Potomac State College campus.  Donors may also make monetary donations as well in cash or check. 

Gifts will be distributed to local schools on December 4. Anyone who knows of someone in need can provide the name and contact info of the family to Weaver at 304.788.7145.

If contributing by check, make it payable to: WVU FOUNDATION with PSC TOY DRIVE in the memo line.  Mail to the attention of Amy Weaver at: Potomac State College, 101 Fort Ave, Keyser, WV 26726.  Your donation is tax deductible.

For more information or questions please contact Weaver at the above number or at amy.weaver@mail.wvu.edu.