Lenten Fish Fry to be Hosted by Hilbert Alumni

Release Date:
February 27, 2012
Matt Heidt,

HAMBURG, N.Y. – A Lenten fish dinner sponsored by the Hilbert College Alumni Association will be served from 4:30-7 p.m. March 9 in the Campus Center Dining Hall.

Sit-down or take-out dinners will be $10 per person, which includes fried or baked fish, french fries, macaroni salad, coleslaw, rolls and butter, dessert, and a beverage. Grilled cheese or chicken fingers dinners for children will be available for $6.
A basket raffle will also be held at the dinner. Winners need not be present to receive their prize. Raffle tickets may be purchased at the dinner or in advance the week of March 5 in the Office of Alumni Relations located on the second floor of Franciscan Hall. Proceeds will benefit the Hilbert Alumni Association endowed scholarship.
For raffle tickets or more information, contact Deanna Messinger, assistant director of alumni relations and annual giving, at 926-8791 or e-mail

Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.