Lambda Kappa Sigma boasts record annual peanut butter and jelly drive

Lambda Kappa Sigma.

By Kara Sweet

Published August 29, 2019

The University at Buffalo Alpha Theta Chapter of Lambda Kappa Sigma held their annual Peanut Butter and Jelly Drive, where over 500 brown bag lunches were made for the Buffalo City Mission.

Each lunch bag contained fresh fruit, a bottle of water, and a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. The number of lunch bags produced at the event was the highest ever, exceeding all expectations of the LKS officers.

"I am so touched by the efforts of the P1, P2, P3, and even returning P4 students," said Ngan Nguyen, president of LKS.

Lambda Kappa Sigma is an international professional pharmacy fraternity whose mission is to promote the profession of pharmacy among women and advance women within the profession by developing its members as individuals and leaders through the support of fellow members, while encouraging a high standard of professional ethics and scholarship.

For over 130 years, the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has continually been a leader in the education of pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists, renowned for innovation in clinical practice and research. The school is accredited by the American Council of Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) and is the No. 1 ranked school of pharmacy in New York State and No. 22 in the United States by U.S. News & World Report.