GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG Spartan Club, the official fundraising organization for UNCG Athletics, surpassed its annual scholarship fund goal of $340,000 for the 2013 fiscal year and set a new all-time record for the scholarship fund. The Spartan Club posted an annual scholarship fund total of $342,421, an 11% increase over last year’s total. Overall, the Spartan Club raised $599,317, which is the second highest total all-time and a 26% increase over last season’s total.
One hundred percent of the dollars raised through the Spartan Club membership program goes to scholarship fund in support of UNCG’s student-athletes. Growing scholarship funds is critical for the athletic department to continue to provide the best possible education and athletic experience for all UNCG student-athletes.
The mission of the Spartan Club is to secure the financial support that will provide our student-athletes with the opportunities to achieve academic and athletic excellence. As a non-profit organization, the Spartan Club supports more than 200 student-athletes who compete in 17 varsity sports at the Division I level. To join the Spartan Club or to learn more about its effort on behalf of UNCG student-athletes, call 336-334-3576
or visit www.spartanclub.org
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