The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

May 10, 2013

Burnham in marathon to support BILL


The Daily Item

— LEWISBURG — Ruth Burnham, coordinator with the Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning (BILL), is walking a marathon in Newport, Ore., on June 1 to raise money for BILL, a self-supporting affiliate of the University.

Donations are being accepted either through sponsorships per mile, or lump-sum donations payable to Bucknell University. They should be designated to the Lifelong Learning Institute.

Donations may be made online; by calling (570) 577-3200; or by mailing a check payable to Bucknell University with ‘Lifelong Learning-marathon’ in the memo, to Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA 17837.

Tax-deductible donations will provide resources to support scholarships, special events, and courses.

The Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning (BILL) has provided adult learners in the Central Susquehanna Valley with a broad range of educational and intellectual opportunities. Since its inauguration in 2009, the program has included more than 500 members from 37 regional communities.