pounds for the pantry

The Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity in conjunction with the Office of Recreational Sports are ONCE AGAIN sponsoring Pounds for the Pantry, a campus wide initiative to promote weight loss while supporting the local Catholic Charities Food Bank.


program information

The Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity will donate .25 per pound of weight loss, up to 10,000lbs, to the Catholic Charities Food Bank of Terre Haute, for each respective pound of weight a student, faculty, staff, or member of the Student Recreation Center loses from January 14th through March 5, 2013. Advanced registrations are required.

The official Kick-Off and weigh-in days:
Monday, January 14, 2013
and Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Between 7:00am and 7:00pm
Location: Student Recreation Center / Health Assessment Office
Final weigh-out:
Monday, March, 4th and Tuesday, March 5th, 2013
Time: Between 7:00am to 7:00pm.
All weigh-ins and outs will take place on a 1-to-1 basis, confidentially in the Health Assessment Office.

Special Awards and Recognition

Awards will be given to recognize divisional winners having the highest percentage of entries participating in the Pounds for the Pantry program as well as divisional winners losing the highest percentage of total weight loss. The divisions are:

        ISU Department Divisions

    Fraternity and Sorority Divisions

    ISU Campus Organizational Division

    Residence Hall Division

How to Participate and Register

1.       Registration forms are available on the Recreation Sports page – Pounds for the Pantry tab.  Also, they are available at the Membership Services counter at the Student Recreation Center.  Please complete the registration form and bring it with you when you complete the initial weigh in.

2.       Come to the initial weigh in Kick-Off event in the Student Recreation Center and complete your official weigh-in on Monday, Jan. 14 or Tuesday, Jan. 15 between 7:00am and 7:00pm. Drawing for prizes will be available for participants participating in the program.

3.       Come to the Student Recreation Center - go to Health Assessment Room on 2nd floor. The room is located at the top of the stairs, to your left. You will need to do your final weigh-out on Monday, March 4 or Tuesday, March 5, 2013 between 7:00am and 7:00pm.

4.       Award winners will be announced after Spring Break.


forms you will need

View/print the registration form so you can participate!

View/print the program information


Questions? Contact Dave at 237-3915 or email.


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