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Yes, Booster Club membership is for a specific school year and needs to be renewed annually. Click here for instructions on how to join.
We prefer that you join during our membership drive at the start of each season in order to have funding to support the team’s immediate needs. However, we will accept memberships throughout the year. Click here for instructions on how to join.
No, membership is per family, not per athlete. However, we do have two membership categories: 1) Cross Country only or dual season athletes and 2)Track & Field only athletes. Each membership includes one athlete team t-shirt. Additional team t-shirt(s) can be purchased for families with multiple athletes. Click here for instructions on how to join.
No, Booster Club membership does not require specific volunteer commitments, but volunteer participation is encouraged and appreciated. There are many volunteer opportunities during the year to support the team such as staffing home and middle school meets (concession stand sales, course/event set-up, team check-in, gate sales, hospitality); organizing banquets; taking photos, etc. We encourage you to join us as your schedule allows.
Membership fees help fund meet entry fees, training gear, equipment, uniforms, banquets, travel, etc.
Yes, our booster club is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization so your donation should be tax deductible.
Yes, as a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit your membership fee should be eligible for employer match, if offered. Confirm your company’s specific requirements.
Yes, we hold additional fundraisers throughout the year, our biggest being our online SquadFunds fundraiser. We also pursue corporate sponsorships and foundation grants. We welcome other fundraising ideas as well as recommendations/connections for businesses to approach for sponsorship.