GLIAC S.A.A.C. Helps Out Saginaw Area Community

GLIAC S.A.A.C. Helps Out Saginaw Area Community

The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC), an NCAA Division II conference held their fall meeting in Frankenmuth, MI on Sunday October 6th and performed community service in the Saginaw area on Monday October 7th at the following agencies between 9:30am-11:30am:

            East Side Soup Kitchen

            The Emmaus House

            Hidden Harvest

The GLIAC SAAC and the NCAA Division II philosophy is about finding a balance and giving back. 40 student-athletes representing each of our 16 member schools will be attending our meeting on Sunday to provide feedback on NCAA proposed legislation, GLIAC Championships, and how to continually improve the young student-athletes life skills and experiences. The GLIAC SAAC will then be serving lunches, preparing meals and sorting through clothes on Monday to help out the Saginaw community. 

The following schools/institutions make up the GLIAC:

Ashland University

Ferris State University

University of Findlay

Grand Valley State University

Hillsdale College

Lake Erie College

Lake Superior State University

Malone University

Michigan Technological University

Northern Michigan University

Northwood University

Ohio Dominican University

Saginaw Valley State University

Tiffin University

Walsh University

Wayne State University