Notre Dame students, faculty, staff and alumni, in conjunction with the Universitys administration, are organizing numerous initiatives to assist victims of Hurricane Katrina.
The centerpiece of the Universitys efforts will be theKatrina Stadium Collectionat the first home football game Sept. 17.
For those who would like to make monetary contributions in advance, or who will not be in attendance Sept. 17, checks can be made to:
University ofNotre Dame-Katrina Collection
P.O. Box 198 **
University ofNotre Dame
All funds will be distributed as follows: 50 percent to Catholic Charities USA, 25 percent to Congregation of Holy Cross ministries inLouisiana, and 25 percent toAlliancefor Catholic Education (ACE) schools in affected areas.
* Note: * Contributions to theUniversityofNotre Dame-Katrina Collectionare being collected by the University in an agency capacity for Catholic CharitiesUSA, Congregation of Holy Cross ministries inLouisiana, andAlliancefor Catholic Education schools in areas affected by the disaster. These donations are not considered gifts to theUniversityofNotre Dame.