Have you noticed the windscreens going up around the perimeter fence at Marion High School’s Dick Lootens Stadium? They look great — that’s easy to see. But did you know that the funds generated through the sale of these signs go straight to the Giant Dreams Athletic Endowment? One other important note: This is one of the best advertising deals around! … Read More
Giant Challenge was a GIANT success!
The inaugural Giant Challenge has come to a close, and we are thrilled with the participation and the funds raised. Hundreds of people participated as players or fans, and we raised more than $17,000 for the Giant Dreams Endowment. To all the alumni, athletes, and fans who came out for this first annual Giant Challenge, we say THANK YOU! To our … Read More
Giant Challenge 2015 5K Run
This summer, we’re participating in a special alumni event called the Giant Challenge. We’re inviting former Giant athletes to come back for a friendly competition with current athletes. All funds raised through these events July 17-18, 2015, will help provide funding for Marion Community Schools athletic programs. >> 5K details: More info, including how to register online! >> Weekend overview: Who’s playing, … Read More
Giants in the Spotlight: Giant Dreams Campaign, Giant Challenge, and more good news to share!
The latest edition of the Marion Community Schools e-newsletter Giants in the Spotlight features plenty of great news to share! The newsletter includes information on the Giant Dreams Endowed Giving Campaign, the upcoming Giant Challenge events pitting alumni vs. athletes, and more good news to share from MCS! >> To view the latest Giants in the Spotlight newsletter, click here!
Giant Challenge: Alumni vs. Athletes
This summer, we’re participating in a special alumni event called the Giant Challenge. We’re inviting former Giant athletes to come back for a friendly competition with current athletes. All funds raised through these events July 17-18, 2015, will help provide funding for Marion Community Schools athletic programs. There will be several sporting events. Alumni can sign up to participate for a … Read More
Giant Dreams Endowed Giving Campaign kicks off with $150,000 in donations
The Marion High School Alumni Association, in conjunction with the Community Foundation of Grant County, is kicking off the Giant Dreams Endowed Giving Campaign to secure and enhance Marion Community Schools and improve opportunities for Marion students long into the future. Each year, tens of thousands of dollars is needed to sustain the athletics and arts programs and enhance the academic offerings … Read More