Gitzel family helps boost mental health support for students through generous donation 

SASKATOON –  Mental health supports for University of Saskatchewan (USask) students will be enhanced thanks to a significant donation from a family of four USask alumni.

Members of the media are invited to attend the Gitzel family gift announcement and unveiling of a new mental health fund designed to support mental health services, programming and initiatives for students at USask. 

Event details: 
Date: Monday, June 12, 2023 
Time: 2pm 
Location: North Concourse, Place Riel Student Centre, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon campus 
Available interviewees: Tim Gitzel and Jocelyn Orb, manager of the USask Student Wellness Centre.   

Individual media interview opportunities will be available following the event. 


For media inquiries, contact:  

Victoria Dinh 
USask Media Relations 

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