THIBODAUX â€“ The community is invited to take a morning stroll around the Nicholls State University campus and help raise funds for student-athlete scholarships at the fourth annual Stroll for Student Athletes on Saturday, Nov.10.
Participants can walk, jog or run the approximately 30- to 40-minute route around campus that begins and ends at the Bollinger Memorial Student Union.
Registration and check in will begin at 8:30 a.m., and the fund-raising stroll will begin at 9 a.m. The registration fee is $10 per participant, which includes a T-shirt and breakfast. In addition to individual participants, teams can register with a minimum of $100 or more in solicited donations. Three levels of corporate sponsorships are available: $100 (Team Sponsor), $250 (Gray Sponsor) or $500 (Red Sponsor).
â€œThe stroll is a fun way for the community to get involved and help us raise much needed funds for scholarships,â€ Louise â€œDoâ€ Bonin, associate director of athletics and chair of the stroll, said. â€œAll of the funds raised go directly to student-athlete scholarships.â€
The Stroll for Student-Athlete Scholarships is sponsored by Enterprise Rent-a-Car and will be held in conjunction with Family Day. For more information call (985) 448-4284, or visit http://geauxcolonels.cstv.com.