The month of February marks the 4th annual I Love WCU celebration. During the month of February, we are asking all alumni to invest in our student-athletes to ensure they are successful both scholastically and competitively.
February 03, 2020
For the fourth-time in as many years, Western Carolina Athletics and its fundraising arm, the Catamount Club, put out the call as part of the National Day of Giving, #GivingTuesday. And once again, the generosity of the Catamount Nation brightly shined through.
December 04, 2019
2019 has been a remarkable year. Your generosity helped fund over 55% of approximately $3 million in scholarship expenditures. Discover the impact of our support.
November 12, 2019
Mike Wade, a former two-time Academic All-American at Western Carolina University, will tell you that football is the greatest metaphor for life: to survive you have to get back up every time you get knocked down — and you will get knocked down, he insists, many, many times. Wade did excel, so much so that he recently made a $1 million planned gift to support WCU’s athletics and arts scholarships and programs — one of the largest gifts given to the Catamount athletics program and one of the largest gifts ever by a former student-athlete.
January 25, 2019
It’s a family affair during WCU’s Greek Challenge each fall, when fraternities and sororities past and present compete to raise money for Catamount athletics. While the competition is a win for all student-athletes, only one fraternity and one sorority get to claim bragging rights when the fundraising totals are announced during Homecoming.
October 16, 2018