Cross Country (Men’s and Women’s) Giving Priorities
Annual Giving—Unrestricted operating funds for Cross Country where the needs are greatest, including tents that the team can use during competition.
The Michigan Tech Trails—Assist with bridge maintenance and replacement, where $20,000 is needed. Support a tree planting project to plant a berm of trees in the start/finish stadium. Cost for each tree is $250.
Major Gift Opportunities
Contact Darcy Way, Advancement Officer, Michigan Tech Athletics, at 715-577-0642 or email@example.com, to learn how you can make transformational gifts to the Cross Country Program.
Current Major Gift Needs
- Head Coach Endowment Fund—A gift of $1 million establishes an endowment to supplement and/or cover the coach’s salary, to provide stability for the coaching position, and to enable the University to recruit and retain the very best coach.
- Program Endowment for Equipment—Your gift of $100,000 creates a sustainable funding source of annual income that may be used to purchase new equipment and/or replace equipment that has exceeded its useful life. This annual income also could be saved over a few years to fund a major equipment investment.