Hill says @Charlotte49ers voluntarily reduced the athletics budget by 10% — to $31M from $34M — in response to Covid-19 and pressures faced by UNCC across the board. No sports eliminated and no staff cuts. Credits predecessor Judy Rose and CFO Darin Spease for fiscal health
Alums need to step up. The Casuals pretty much out-donated them.
We are still waiting on all those big checks to roll in from when Judy Rose retired.
I mean giving is up 17% from last year. Last year was up as well. Something good is happening.
Healthy athletics means larger engagement from alumni. We’ve been drastically bad there for so long it’s going to take time.