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Each year, the SAME Charleston Post raises money for scholarships and other sponsorships and outreach. 

2020 Fundraising Tracking

As of September 9, 2020, we have raise $8,388 towards our $23,522 goal.

Source Amount
Annual Sponsors $7,500
Events (Virtual Golf, Gala, Oyster Roast) $20
Meetings (50/50, Donations*) $868
Donations $0

* Donations that are specified for a specific cause will be directed to those categories.

Donations to Wounded Warriors = $352
Donations to Scholarship Fund = $267

Remaining Events for 2020 include the Virtual Silent Auction, October meeting, and November meeting.

Below is a breakdown of our budget for the funds potentially raised, and where we have spent funds to date.

 2020 Budget
Category  Original
Adj Budget
 Scholarships, Sponsorships & Outreach* 
 Scholarships     $10,000          $10,000       $10,000
Camps $2,100 $500  
Outreach (incl Wounded Warriors) $1,575 $1,575  
      Leadership Sponsorship (PLW & JETC)      $3,150 $800  
Misc** $525 $525 $453.02 
Operational Expenses ***
Fundraising Events  $21,000 $8,000 
Citadel Student Chapter  $2,100 $2,100  
Bank Charges  $22 $22
TOTAL  $40,472  $23,522 $10,253.02 

* Scholarships, Sponsorships, & Outreach are the categories we budget to give funds to.

** Misc is for sponsorships that are requested throughout the year that were not budgeted for within one of the other categories.

*** Operational Expenses are funds that we spend to host events, to charge credit cards for events, or to help the Student Chapter with their expenses. Ideally, we would raise this money within our fundraising funds and not use our operational funds.

Funds Spent Notes:

- Due to COVID-19 and our inability to meet in person, $253.02 was spent from Misc to purchase Yard Signs to recognize our scholarship winners.

- $200 was spent from Misc to support Carolina Midlands Post with their Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament.

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