Donors contribute record $115,718 to WVU Foundation's 2014 Pride Travel Fund
Support for the West Virginia University Marching Band from alumni and friend continues to grow every year. The WVU Foundation announced Thursday (Oct. 30) that the 2014 Pride Travel Fund has received a record $115,718 from 1,014 donors to date, breaking last year's record of $103,232 from 941 donors.
The annual campaign was established to help defray the costs of travel for the band, including transportation, hotels and food for nearly the 400 members and staff. A check presentation will take place during halftime of the WVU-TCU football game Saturday (Nov. 1).