Day to Shine" Campaign
Over the past six
years, "Our Day to
Shine" has involved 800 schools and raised over $375,000.00
for the THSCA Benevolence Fund.
To participate in "Our Day to
Shine" schools simply designate one of the scrimmages or
spring games as "Our Day to Shine" day with gate receipts
(less expenses) sent to the THSCEF Benevolence Fund. Both
schools participating will be recognized in the October
issue of Texas Coach. Participating in "Our Day to Shine"
gives our athletes, coaches and schools a great opportunity
for community service as well as an opportunity to give to a
We would like to make the
first scrimmage of the football season a traditional "Our
Day to Shine", but schools may choose the scrimmage in which
they wish to participate or even their spring game. The
THSCEF Benevolence Fund will allow us as a foundation to
help beyond our present Permanent Injury and Memorial
Benefits policies that currently dictate what we can give to
help student athletes with special needs and hardship cases.
The foundation receives numerous requests for special
assistance and this Fund will help us assist these special
cases for athletes and coaches. We encourage all schools to
participate in this annual event. Below you will find a
media packet which can be printed out. This packet pieces
include a letter size poster which can be
posted at the school or at the scrimmage and a form to
complete and send in with your gate receipts.
One day the athlete or coach we assist may be one of yours.
We never like to think it can happen to us but we all know