Second Annual Flapjack Fundraiser to Take Place Saturday, March 27
Photo caption: Dr. Paula Petty-Ward, Coordinator for Student Success Counseling at Columbia State, serves pancakes at last year’s Flapjack Fundraiser at Applebee’s in Columbia. The event raised more than $500 for a scholarship fund benefitting Columbia State students. This year’s event will take place on Saturday, March 27.
Columbia State Community College’s Professional Staff Organization (PSO) is selling tickets for the Second Annual PSO Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser. The fundraiser will take place on Saturday, March 27 from 7:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. at Applebee’s in Columbia.
“Last year we raised more than $500 and we are hoping to double that amount this year,” said Michael Sztapka, PSO chair and coordinator of the Student Information Center at Columbia State. “We had a lot of fun last year and look forward to having good participation and a lot more fun, fellowship, and flapjacks, once again this year.”
The cost of tickets are $6 each and include three pancakes, two sausage links, coffee and orange juice. Proceeds from the fundraiser go toward a scholarship fund to benefit Columbia State students.
Tickets can be purchased by visiting the Information Center located in the Jones Student Center on Columbia State’s Columbia Campus. Tickets will be sold until the day of the fundraiser and may be purchased at the door. The fundraiser is open to the public. For more information or information about purchasing tickets contact Michael Sztapka at (931) 540-2766.
Applebee’s is located at 705 South James Campbell Boulevard in Columbia. The Second Annual Flapjack Fundraiser is being hosted by Applebee’s and sponsored by Columbia State’s Professional Staff Organization.
Columbia State is a two-year college, serving a nine-county area in southern Middle Tennessee with locations in Columbia, Franklin, Lawrenceburg, Lewisburg and Clifton. As Tennessee’s first community college, Columbia State is committed to increasing access and enhancing diversity at all five campuses. Columbia State is a member of the Tennessee Board of Regents, the sixth largest higher education system in the nation. For more information, please visit www.columbiastate.edu.