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UTPA student organization supports Toys for Tots program
Posted: 12/20/2005
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For the second year in a row, members of the student chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) at The University of Texas-Pan American have collected items for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves' Toys for Tots program during the holiday season. This year AMA students gathered approximately 900 toys from staff, faculty and students for the Marine Corps toy collection. Pictured left to right are Lance Corporal Omar Avendano, U.S. Marine Corps Reservist; Sgt. Hernandez Fabian, U.S. Marine Corps Reservist and a UTPA junior; Lily Lopez, UTPA senior and president of the UTPA student chapter of AMA; Javier Gallegos, UTPA student and vice president of AMA chapter activities; Rene Quintanilla, UTPA senior; Dr. William Thompson, professor of marketing, management and international business and AMA's faculty adviser; and Sgt. Gustavo Ruiz, U.S. Marine Corps Reservist and UTPA senior.