Your contribution is tax deductible as Shwan “Fatty” Alkhatib Memorial Fund is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Fatty Fest Tickets

October 20th, 2018

11 am - Scavenger Hunt Check-In
1 pm - Scavenger Hunt Awards Ceremony @ Auntie Mae's Parlor
1:30 pm - Silent Auction begins / Trivia Registration
2 pm - FattyFest Trivia

To buy your ticket for FattyFest 2018
Select an "Individual" or "Team" option and click the "Add to Cart" button. If you are selecting the "Team" option, you will be able to reserve a spot for yourself and up to four other team members. We will have your wristbands waiting for you at Registration.

Fatty Fest 2018 Oct. 20th Tickets

If you would like to donate to the FattyFund now, please click the "Donate" link below.



planned gifts

We understand that when making a large gift,
it may be more convenient for you to make that contribution over time.

If you would like information on making a pledged donation over up to 5 years, please contact our liaison with the foundation, Tracy Robinson, at

Tracy will work with you on how to give directly to Kansas State in memory of Shwan. Please be sure to mention in your email that you are pledging your donation toward the FattyFund Hale Library study room.  Thank you!


FattyFest Sponsors

We are looking for local businesses that are willing to donate to support the FattyFund. Whether you are able to give a cash donation, donate an auction item (whether that is a product or service) please contact us at We are incredibly thankful to the many local businesses that have supported us in the past including:


Auntie Mae’s

Bluestem Bistro

Wahoo fire & Ice Grill

The Chef

Tallgrass Brewing Co.

Colbert Hills

The Bluemont Hotel

Rock-A-Belly Deli

Taco Lucha

So Long Saloon

Harry’s Uptown


Silent Auction Items

This October 20th we are having a silent auction and a raffle as part of FattyFest 2018!

If you have any K-State, Royals or other sports memorabilia, tickets to events, gift certificates or any other items of value that you think might help us raise funds for the library, please contact us at We appreciate all support!