Tax Credit Deadline for Gifts to Houston Athletics Approaching

    Associate Athletics Director for External Operations Jeramiah Dickey
    Associate Athletics Director for External Operations Jeramiah Dickey

    Dec. 21, 2012

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    HOUSTON - As we celebrate the holiday season, University of Houston Athletics fans can help support deserving student-athletes with the gift of an education and receive something in return!

    With their generous gifts, fans can receive a 2012 tax deduction and 2013 Cougar Pride benefits for any unrestricted (scholarship) donation. Fans also may donate to a restricted (sports specific) fund or a capital (stadium donation) project, which will increase their Cougar Pride Priority Points!

    Supporters must donate no later than Monday, Dec. 31 to receive the 2012 tax deduction.

    However, that's not the only ways that fans can support Houston Athletics. To learn about the simple ways to donate to Cougar Pride, fans are invited to visit the Cougar Pride site here. Gifts also can be made over the phone by calling Cougar Pride at 713-743-GOUH (4684) or by emailing no later than noon (CST), Monday, Dec. 31.

    Donations can be mailed to the Cougar Pride office at 3100 Cullen Blvd., Ste. 2004, Houston, TX 77204-6002. Mailed checks must be postmarked by Monday, Dec. 31 to qualify. All credit card information that is mailed in must be received no later than Friday, Dec. 28 for processing. Any gifts received after Friday, Dec. 28 will be processed in 2013.

    Fans also can give to the program through stocks. For instructions on making a stock gift, please contact Cougar Pride.

    If you have questions or would like more information, please call 713-743-GOUH (4684) or email cougarpride@uh.edu.

    Houston Athletics appreciates all the support from all its fans throughout the year! Generous contributions benefit nearly 400 student-athletes, and we cannot thank you enough . . . Happy Holidays!

     

     

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