Student Government Association to hold Lighting the Way November 30

Student Government Association to hold Lighting the Way November 30

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The University of Southern Mississippi Student Government (SGA) will hold its annual  Lighting the Way for the Holidays charity fundraiser November 30th  from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

The event will take place on the south lawn of the Aubrey K. Lucas Administration Building on the Hattiesburg campus.

The SGA has chosen the Hattiesburg Salvation Army's Boys & Girls Club as the beneficiary of this event.

The event is free and open to the public. It'll include food and refreshments, entertainment, activities for kids, a chance to meet Santa Claus and the lighting of the Christmas tree.

Folks can also buy lanterns for $100 to support local charitable organizations.

The lanterns will be displayed next to the Christmas tree.

To buy a lantern, contact the SGA at 601.266.4407 or the USM Dean of Students Office at 601.266.6028.

For more information about Lighting the Way for the Holidays at Southern Miss, email Hannah Robert, student co-director of Lighting the Way, at Hannah.Robert@usm.edu or the USM Dean of Students Office at dos@usm.edu.