The Starting 9 Fund supports UBC Thunderbirds Baseball, one of the top collegiate programs in North America. Your gift will provide scholarships, awards, and academic support for players. It will also help the team through enhanced coaching and recruitment.
Director of Baseball Terry McKaig and Coach Chris Pritchett established the fund in support of the team. They hope it will help to attract the top academic-focused players from across Canada.
UBC Thunderbirds Baseball combines quality coaching and training with new, high-performance baseball facilities. You can help the next generation of elite Canadian baseball players while they receive a world-class education at UBC.
All donations will receive a tax receipt. To make an even greater impact on the team, commit to donate for four years and receive the following:
$2,500/year: a mounted personalized Rawlings baseball
$5,000/year: a mounted personalized Rawlings baseball bat
$10,000/year: a mounted personalized Rawlings glove
$25,000/year: a framed personalized UBC Thunderbirds jersey
All donations starting at $2,500/year over four years will be recognized in the state of the art UBC Baseball Indoor Training Centre.