MINNEAPOLIS--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Capella University (http://www.capella.edu), a regionally accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing high quality online degree programs for working adults, is partnering with Food Lifeline to host a volunteer event on Saturday, Sept. 28, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. During the event, Capella students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends will be sorting and packaging food for those who need it most.
This event is presented through Capella’s Inspire Giving program, which encourages students to connect Capella and their communities by rewarding students with points that they can convert into charitable donations to nonprofit organizations of their choice.
Capella has hosted several volunteer events in recent years to help those less fortunate. Past events have taken place in locations such as San Francisco, New York, and Atlanta.
As of June 30, 2013, approximately 36,000 students were enrolled at Capella. The learning and career outcomes of Capella’s students and alumni can be found at www.capellaresults.org.
About Capella University
Capella University (www.capella.edu) is a regionally accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing quality online degree programs for working adults. As of June 30, 2013, about 70 percent of Capella students were enrolled in master's or doctoral degree programs in business, counseling, education, health administration, homeland security, human resource management, human services, information technology, nonprofit management and leadership, nursing, psychology, public administration, public health, public safety, and social work. Capella also offers bachelor's degree programs in business, information technology, nursing, psychology, and public safety. Within those areas, Capella currently offers 144 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 22 certificate programs. Approximately 36,000 learners were enrolled as of June 30, 2013, from all 50 states and 61 other countries. Capella is committed to providing high-caliber academic excellence and pursuing balanced business growth. Founded in 1993, Capella University is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company, headquartered in Minneapolis. For more information, please visit http://www.capella.edu or call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).
*Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and
is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
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