26 Jan The Annual SAVMA Auction is Feb 10th
On Saturday, February 10, 2018, SAVMA will hold its largest fundraiser, the annual SAVMA Auction, at the University of Georgia’s Tate Grand Hall. The event begins at 6 p.m. It includes silent and live auctions, dinner, drinks and entertainment. This years theme in “Monte Carlo.” Can’t make the event? You can also bid on items through the auction website.
The Student American Veterinary Association (SAVMA) association is a student-run organization that acts as the umbrella organization for all of our student professional organizations. SAVMA funds student organizations within the college, sponsors seminars, speakers, conferences, and other learning opportunities that enable students to enhance their education outside of the classroom. Furthermore, the association provides annual scholarships for outstanding veterinary students, funds student veterinary projects that serve the Athens community, and supports efforts each year to advance patient care in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital of the University of Georgia.
Auction is SAVMA’s main fundraiser. The student body and faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine, their friends and family, members of the Athens community, and many members of the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association from around the state attend the SAVMA auction. Items for the auction comprise of donations from within the college, from various veterinary food and drug corporations, and from businesses in the Athens community and across the country.If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact:Melanie Ruch at firstname.lastname@example.org