Sept. 5: WSU hosts Oso mudslide recovery fundraiser

mudslide-studentsPULLMAN, Wash. – A fundraising banquet and silent auction to support Washington State University’s efforts to aid community recovery following the SR 530 landslide near Oso, Wash., will be 5-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, in the CUB on the WSU Pullman campus.

The three-course meal, with two drink vouchers, costs $55 per person or $500 for a table of 10. Register and get more information at

Proceeds from the dinner and silent auction, as well as donations, will help fund student service trips to expand WSU participation in recovery. The first trip will be Sept. 26-28 (

WSU has committed to assist with recovery in the Oso/Darrington/Arlington area and provide support for students from the communities affected by the slide. Learn more at

The fundraiser is hosted by the WSU 530 Slide Recovery Team and the Associated Students of WSU.


WSU Division of Governmental Studies and Services, 509-335-3329,