KCC Tech Club holding annual Pumpkin Fundraiser Oct. 27-29

A student holds a pumpkin with a design of the KCC mascot Blaze carved into it.

Kellogg Community College’s student Tech Club, Societus Technica, will be selling custom carved jack-o’-lanterns, pre-carved jack-o’-lanterns and gutted uncarved pumpkins during the group’s annual Pumpkin Fundraiser next week.

The KCC Tech Club’s Pumpkin Fundraiser will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, through Thursday, Oct. 29, in the Student Center on campus at 450 North Ave., Battle Creek.

Pumpkins may be purchased by members of the public, KCC students and KCC employees alike in small or large sizes, with the proceeds from the fundraiser going to the club’s annual sponsorship of gifts and dinners for needy families at Christmas through Santa’s Helper.

Prices for each pumpkin are as follows:

  • Custom carved jack-o’-lanterns: $7 (small) or $9 (large)
  • Pre-carved jack-o’-lanterns: $5 (small) or $7 (large)
  • Gutted uncarved pumpkins: $5 (small) or $5 (large)

KCC’s Tech Club is the oldest student club on campus. It is open to any KCC student with an interest in science and technology professions. The club strives to increase student awareness by highlighting the need for technicians to stay up to date on current advancements in technology.

For more information, contact Doug Mann, Tech Club advisor and Computer-Aided Drafting and Design professor, at mannd@kellogg.edu.

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