The DeSales University chapter was founded in 2012 by SHARE supporter John Bayeux. The club holds fundraising events and raises awareness about SHARE. To date, members have raised over $5,000. For more information about the founding of the DeSales Club, click here.
In fall 2012, this chapter organized a collection at Sunday masses on campus, and they raised over $450 for SHARE. They also raised over $150 by selling ornaments.
In spring 2013, they held SHARE's first-ever 5K run and raised over $1,000! The DeSales student newspaper article provides more details about the event and its success.
In spring 2014, the chapter organized its second SHARE-Desales 5K. The club also received the 2014 Reverend James Finnegan Community Service Award for Outstanding Organization.