CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF CAROLINA FENCING.
Recently bestowed with Carolina's premier honor – the Priceless Gem – Head Coach Ron Miller has provided the leadership and guidance to nearly a thousand Tar Heel fencers over the past 50 years.
Recently bestowed with Carolina's premier honor – the Priceless Gem – Head Coach Ron Miller has provided the leadership and guidance to nearly a thousand Tar Heel fencers over the past 50 years. The Ron Miller Legacy Campaign is an effort to celebrate Coach Miller's devotion to Carolina Fencing, and to help secure the future of the program by raising $2 million in endowed funds to be used exclusively to support the fencing program.MAKE A PLEDGE
The generally accepted forecast for endowment distributions is 5% annually. Outlined below are examples that demonstrate the annual impact that your gifts can have for current and future Carolina Fencers.
Gift to Endowment*
|$1,000||$50||Two pairs of fencing gloves|
|$5,000||$250||Two to four new weapons|
|$10,000||$500||One new uniform|
|$20,000||$1,000||One new scoring machine|
|$50,000||$2,500||Travel to World Cup event|
* Payable over five (5) years
^ Estimated distribution of 5%
In addition to providing critical, long-lasting and flexible support, the successful completion of this campaign will also result in the honorary re-naming of Fencing's Operating Endowment to The Ronald C. Miller Fencing Operating Endowment.
Most importantly, your endowed support will create flexible, long-lasting support to provide necessary resources for travel, assistant coach salaries and facility upgrades.