There’s a new way to support the University of Arkansas and UA athletics. The Razorback Foundation, Inc. has added a mobile-friendly method of joining the foundation.
To join the Razorback Foundation, non-members can now text “ONERazorback” to 91999. Regular membership for the Razorback Foundation starts at $50 per year. Recent alumni can join the Young Alumni program for $35 per year for a five-year period. These alumni can text “RFYoungAlumni” to 41444 to join the program.
“We want to offer a simple, mobile-friendly opportunity for all Arkansans and Hog fans to join the Razorback Foundation to support Razorback Athletics,” says Scott Varady, executive director of the Razorback Foundation. “For $4.17 a month, or $50 a year, anyone can become a member of the Foundation and make a positive, lasting impact on more than 465 Razorback student-athletes.
“Additionally, graduates of the University of Arkansas are able to join our Young Alumni program for $35 a year for a five-year period from the award of their initial degree and receive 50 percent off Razorback Football and Men’s Basketball season tickets, priority access for single-game tickets, like Homecoming, and begin to receive member benefits and priority points. Simply text RFYoungAlumni to 41444 to join and stay connected with the Razorbacks no matter where your post-graduate years take you.
The Razorback Foundation is a nonprofit organization that functions as a fundraising entity for the University of Arkansas Athletic Department. The funds the foundation raises go to provide financial support and scholarships, fund athletic facilities, and support the athletic programs.
Becoming a member provides a number of benefits based on membership level. The Razorback membership level, which is $50-99 a year, gives the foundation member an annual membership packet, priority points and invitations to special events, a 15-percent discount at Hog Heaven, complimentary Jr. Razorback membership, quarterly newsletter and email updates, an annual year-in-review publication, and priority parking for women’s basketball, volleyball and gymnastics games.
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