Tag Archive: service work

UMRFC Adopts a Family for the Holidays

The UMRFC recently participated in the Volunteers of America Michigan’s Family Adoption Program. The program helps organize the giving of gifts for over 24,000 people during the holiday season. This includes more than 16,000 children. The program not only serves as a way to help families in need, but helps add perspective to many of …

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UMRFC Helps Michigan Win Blood Battle

        Over thirty members of the UMRFC donated blood during this fall’s Blood Battle.  The annual battle between Michigan and Ohio State to see who can give the most blood was won by U of M for the fourth year running.  Chris Hopfner organized the team’s commitment. This was the 31st annual competition …

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UMRFC Volunteers at U of M Blood Drive

Members of the UMRFC recently volunteered at a U of M blood drive at the Towsley Center.  Players worked the day in shifts to help with donor care and blood pack assembly. As part of a world class University, the UMRFC takes pride in contributing to the U of M and Ann Arbor community.  This …

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Michigan Rugby Helps First Presbyterian Church

Players and alumni of the Michigan rugby team helped the First Presbyterian Church this past weekend with their fall leaf clean up.  A handful of players spent four hours of their Saturday raking and dragging leaves for the church.  This service was organized by Karl Boothman, a member of FPC.  Karl (left) and John Palladino …

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