Community urged to support Blue Out T-shirt sale

August 24, 2012

To keep awareness of child abuse prevention in the forefront at Penn State, bookstores at the University’s Commonwealth Campuses, including Beaver campus, are selling Blue Out T-shirts for Penn State's Blue Out football game against Temple, Saturday, Sept. 22, at Beaver Stadium on Penn State's University Park campus. Time to be announced. The sale is open to the public.

The idea is the same as that of previous White Out games, i.e. to show a united front of Penn Staters and friends rallying for the same cause -- in this case the awareness and prevention of child and sexual abuse.

Cost of the shirt is $15, and $7 of each sale will benefit the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR). Information about PCAR is available at
The front of the shirt features the blue ribbon logo for child abuse awareness as well as the words “2012 Blue Out -- Stop Child Abuse!” The back of the shirt says “We are … One Team, One School, One Heart, One Promise” and features the PCAR website.

For information, contact Annette Keller or Patty Bobbie in the Beaver campus bookstore at or 724-773-3656 or or 724-983-2851, respectively.

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Last Updated August 27, 2012