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Giving through Sponsorship

Individual and Corporate Sponsorships of particular donor recognition or fundraising events is the difference whether these events "break even" or make these events possible.

Sponsorship recognition varies with the amount of underwriting.

Annual Event Sponsorships include:

Bud Cooper Memorial Golf Classic
Usually held in the fall for the benefit of men's basketball

Lake State Golf Classic
Usually held in early summer for the benefit of academic and athletic scholarships.

The President's Dinner
Usually held in early November to recognize the giving to the University as the premier recognition event.

The Scholarship Donor Recognition Brunch
Usually held in conjunction with Great Lake State Weekend this event recognizes the contribution of people, organizations, and companies in the establishment and on-going giving.

The Athletic Academic Dinner
An event held in the spring to recognize the academic accomplishments of athletic scholars. Athletic scholars are allowed to invite a professor to this event. This event will not be held without an individual(s) or business willing to underwrite the event.

Great Lake State Weekend
Annual Gathering of the Alumni of the University. Many opportunities to sponsor a part of this event.

Contact the LSSU Foundation for additional information at 906.635.2665. To make an online gift visit: