ABOUT THE FOUNDATION

OUR MISSION

 

To advance the mission of The Citadel by generating financial support that provides opportunities for cadet-athletes to succeed in the classroom, on the field, and in life.

 

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HISTORY OF
THE FOUNDATION

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THEN

Over 60 years ago, The Brigadier Club funded the first scholarship for a cadet-athlete at The Citadel. Its mission was to help provide scholarship monies to a small athletics department in Charleston, SC whose teams had yet to win a championship in any sport.

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NOW

Assistance is provided to approximately 350 cadet-athletes. Because no state monies are received in the Athletic Department’s budget for scholarship aid, the money raised by The Citadel Brigadier Foundation is critical to the Bulldogs fielding competitive teams throughout the year.

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A MESSAGE FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

RUSSELL FRIERSON

Thank you for considering joining the Brigadier Foundation.  Your generosity will enhance the lives of our nearly 350 cadet-athletes on every team by providing an opportunity for them to win in the classroom, on the field, and in life.

Our cadet-athletes are incredibly thankful for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to attend The Citadel and compete as a Bulldog. Once they graduate, they hope to do everything they can to pass along the high ideals that have been instilled in them while here.  Your donations will do more than just shape our cadet-athletes; they will change lives and influence generations of individuals who will demonstrate and embody the true meaning of this institution.

Russell Frierson  /  The Citadel, ’04

JOIN THE CITADEL BRIGADIER FOUNDATION!

Membership in The Citadel Brigadier Foundation is open to alumni and friends of The Citadel who are interested in supporting Bulldog athletics. By joining, you provide annual charitable contributions that fund scholarships for cadet-athletes.

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