Hard-working UC Davis athletes help the needy
Ashlee Cato, a UC Davis softball player, center, and Kelsey Drain, a track athlete, serve pie to homeless guests Sunday night in the Davis Community Church Fellowship Hall. The holiday event was organized by Athletes in Action and the Student Athletic Advisory Committee. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise photo
With almost 100 UC Davis athletes serving as hosts, more than two dozen area homeless people were given a little tender, loving care on Sunday.
Traditional Thanksgiving dinner came early for the region’s less fortunate as turkey and all the trimmings were served at Davis Community Church.
Members of UCD’s Athletes in Action and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee provided the setting, working weeks before to get the word out to transients and less-fortunate families that the holidays were being celebrated once again. Continue Reading