THE BOOSTER CLUB VALUE
What is a Booster Club?
A Booster Club is a volunteer based organization that provides fundraising and volunteer based support services to extracurricular programs such as sports, music and arts. Booster Clubs support both school and non-school based programs ranging from elementary through collegiate years as well as programs supporting semi and professional sports. Throughout Washington State booster club eligible programs number in excess of 3,600 and cover a wide spectrum of extracurricular activities and sports.
The well organized booster club –
- Provides on average over 400 volunteer hours annually to programs
- Provides an average over $12,000 in fundraising support to programs
- Can be found supporting an average of 5 different programs in a high school, and
- Is a valuable resource to schools and extracurricular programs assisting with transportation, facility improvements, team uniforms, equipment and supplies and scholarships to name a few.