Bennett is a college student at Grand Valley State University in West Michigan. At the moment, he’s gearing up to smile and pose in his cap and gown while holding a degree in English and Writing. He is a long time member of the ‘Vertical Earth’ rock climbing club and the Outdoor Adventure Center, he is involved with the Sustainable Agriculture Project, and has written for the Grand Valley’s school paper, the Lanthorn.
In addition to his studious efforts and school involvement, over the last few years he has worked and written for an environmental agency, a travel company during a brief stint in Santiago, Chile, and for other various publications such as the Detroit Free Press and Mic.com. He hopes to stir inspiration and interest in his passion for culture, the environment, and some good old fashioned adventure through his writing.
Three Benefits of Church Fundraisers with GroupRaise
It’s no secret that churches of all denominations do a lot of good in their community and beyond, from food and clothing drives to youth groups and more. But the cost of these programs can start to add up, which is where GroupRaise comes in. GroupRaise is perfect… Read More
Fundraising Success for the Pioneers of this College Sport
A group of dedicated and soccer-loving girls from University of Utah blazed the college sport trail by establishing the first women’s university soccer club in the entire state. But being the first and only team of its kind in all of Utah, these pioneers have faced numerous… Read More
Why Schlotzsky’s is Perfect for the College Club Fundraiser
Schlotzsky’s Deli, the legendary sandwich craftsmen, has partnered with GroupRaise to host restaurant fundraisers for your college club. Schlotzsky’s has the perfect ambiance and menu for the college palate, and with over 350 GroupRaise partnered locations in cities all across… Read More
Movie Camera Movement: A College Organization Fundraising Story
Every film student at Southern Illinois University Carbondale dreams of one day working on a real movie set. Movie Camera Movement (MCM) is a college organization that provides its members with hands-on experience on actual film sets, and builds a strong network of contacts in the industry. Like… Read More
5 College Fundraisers that Should NOT Use GroupRaise
GroupRaise is a fast and incredibly easy way to set up a restaurant fundraiser for your club, sports team, fraternity or sorority, local charity, etc. The entire process takes one minute to find the perfect restaurant for your cause and… Read More
The Fundraising Plan on Going from Zero to Twenty
To help you with your fundraising plan, one of our awesome and easy promotion tools is the Meal Page where your supporters can RSVP. This allows you to share your event via email and social media and to keep track of who’s coming. At GroupRaise, we ask for… Read More
Strategic fundraising: the college student’s guide to the undercover fundraiser
Fundraise without organizing a fundraiser Let’s face it; sometimes attending a fundraiser can seem like a chore. But going out for a burger with all of your friends after a grueling finals week…that’s not a chore, that’s a necessity, and a supreme example of strategic fundraising. Read More