City Welcomes $22K Donation for Youth Baseball Program
by Tim Eberly February 2015
When Norfolk started a youth baseball program geared toward predominantly black communities a decade ago, some children would show up wearing jeans and without baseball gloves.
WVU Athletics on Pace to Set Fundraising Records
by MIKE CASAZZA, DAILY MAIL SPORTSWRITER February 2015
The Mountaineer Athletic Club began the 2014-15 financial cycle by setting record highs in four of the first seven months. It has already created new seven-month highs and is tracking toward all-time highs for an entire year, according to executive director Matt Borman.
High School Secures $250K Sponsor for Athletic Pavilion
by Jeff Rumage, North Shore NOW (Bayside, WI) February 2015
A proposed athletic pavilion at Homestead High School would be named Sommer's Subaru Pavilion as recognition for the auto dealership's $250,000 donation to the facility.
Idaho Plans Aggressive Fundraising for $30M Arena
by Sean Kramer Correspondent February 2015
The University of Idaho is moving forward with plans to raise funds for a $30 million multiuse on-campus arena, UI president Chuck Staben and athletic director Rob Spear informed the Idaho State Board of Education at a meeting Thursday afternoon.
Columnist: Time for UTC Track Supporters to Ante Up
by Mark Wiedmer February 2015
Standing room only. That's the crowd that packed the Raccoon Mountain Room at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's University Center on Tuesday afternoon.
NFL Alum Bulger Endows $50K WVU Scholarship
by MIKE CASAZZA February 2015
More than 14 years after playing his final game at West Virginia University, Marc Bulger is aiming his efforts at his alma mater.
Sluggish Fundraising May Delay U. of Minnesota Project
by JOE CHRISTENSEN; STAR TRIBUNE (Mpls.-St. Paul) February 2015
The University of Minnesota's chief financial officer said that the school has a "big hill to climb" with fundraising if it's going to begin construction of its proposed $150 million athletics facilities project by October.
FGCU Gets $1M Toward Strength and Conditioning
by Greg Hardwig firstname.lastname@example.org 239-263-4767 February 2015
Longtime donors Jim and Donna Sublett donated $1 million for Alico Arena’s strength and conditioning facility exclusively for FGCU’s 250 student-athletes.
Sports, Fitness Expo Raises Money for Abilene Youths
by Brandon McAuliffe February 2015
Contests including a quarterback skills competition and a long-drive golf challenge — and booths where people could try their hands at fast pitch, soccer and basketball — were some of the activities attendees at the annual West Texas Sports and Fitness Expo could enjoy.
Gift to Cover Half of School's $1.37M Sports Building
by Susan Dibble email@example.com February 2015
Wheaton's St. Francis High School will break ground this spring on a $1.37 million building to house some sports programs and accommodations for spectators.