As a part of the Alternative Spring Break program, students participate in several fundraisers to help cover the cost of their trips. Please read the fundraiser descriptions below to see how you can help be a part of the impact!

2016-2017 Events

Movie Night
November 23rd, 2016 | River Building

Faculty, staff, students, and family are invited to buy a $5 ticket from an ASB participant or to purchase a ticket at the door to view the movie Suicide Squad. This event will be held in the River Building 2200 Theatre at 9:00pm.

Silent Auction
November 30th and December 1st, 2016 | University Centre Atrium

bridgehead gift basket and christmas lightsThe silent auction occurs in the University Centre atrium and features a wide range of donated items. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to bid on the items over the two-day event. If you are interested in donating an item to the Silent Auction, please contact

ASB Delivers
December 7th, 2016 and January 19th, 2017; Registration is now closed.

Carleton faculty and staff have the opportunity to order a delicious hot lunch, prepared by Carleton Dining Services. ASB participants will deliver the meals directly to offices, and a portion of the proceeds will go to the Alternative Spring Break program. You can choose from the following lunch options:

  • quarter chicken dinner with fries and gravy
  • baked chicken pasta
  • baked beef pasta
  • vegetarian baked pasta (macaroni and cheese)

Each option is only $10 + HST.

The ASB Delivers order form is now closed. We thank all who have participated and for their support for the Alternative Spring Break program.

Absolute Comedy Nights
January 23rd, 24th, and 25th, 2017absolute comedy logo

Participants of the ASB program will be selling tickets to Absolute Comedy in Little Italy. Tickets will be sold for three different nights, January 23rd, 24th, and 25th, 2017, and can be purchased from any ASB participant.

students on a trip

 Fundraisers make the ASB program possible. Read more about what projects Carleton students will be assisting with this year on our ASB Trips page.