About the PAF

2020-21 PAF GIVING GUIDE

Since 1970, the Pacific Athletic Foundation (PAF) has raised funding in support of Pacific Athletics’ vision for its coaches and student-athletes. Every year the PAF joins together with hundreds of generous donors and passionate volunteers who support its mission to 

1. Generate funding for the PAF Impact Fund, which is strategically used for program enhancements and sport-specific operations supporting all 17 athletic programs.

2. Build a meaningful relationship with its members through member benefits, communication, and services that will cultivate Champions for Life at Pacific. 

Whether you choose to support the PAF or a specific-sport, each donor and premium ticket holder is eligible to receive exciting PAF membership benefits, such as game day hospitalities, access to exclusive events, preferred parking, and more.

The PAF is dedicated to providing the funds necessary for each of Pacific’s 17 intercollegiate athletics teams through the support of our community as we take pride in helping to prepare our Tigers to become Champions for Life. The thoughtful and generous from our donors in support of the PAF is greatly appreciated and makes a difference in the experience of every student-athlete attending University of the Pacific.

3 Reasons to Join the PAF

1. Make a direct and lasting impact on the future of our student-athletes at Pacific and beyond

2. Support our teams and elevate the competitiveness of Pacific Athletics in competition and in the classroom through the Impact Fund

3. Receive exclusive PAF benefits and access to PAF events

Pacific Athletics FAQ

WHY SHOULD I GIVE TO THE PACIFIC ATHLETIC FOUNDATION AND HOW WILL MY DONATION BE USED?

Every gift to the PAF is important as we strive to build our programs, raise support all 17 of our athletic programs, and help prepare our student-athletes in competition and in the classroom. Your donation will be used to support team specific operations and program enhancements.

WHO IS CONSIDERED A PAF MEMBER?

Anyone who makes a donation to the PAF or a specific sport is considered a PAF member and will be identified at the level of their designated gift amount. All season ticket holders are also considered a PAF member.

WILL MY DONATION BE A CHARITABLE GIFT?

All gifts to the PAF or specific-sport are considered a charitable gift. PAF members may choose to decline all member benefits in order to receive a full tax-deductible gift. 

*Please be aware, however, that as of January 1, 2018, a contribution that involves the right to purchase tickets for seating at our athletic events is not deductible for federal income tax purposes. Please consult your tax advisor for further information. 

HOW DO I RECEIVE ACCESS TO THE PRE-GAME AND IN-GAME HOSPITALITY AREAS?

All Premium Ticket Package PAF Members will receive access to pre-game hospitality passes based on the number of tickets. In-game hospitality is only available to PAF Premium Ticket Package holders located on the floor level.

MY MAJOR CONCERN IS NOT BENEFITS, BUT WHERE MY SEASON TICKETS ARE LOCATED. HOW CAN I BE GUARANTEED MY SAME SEASON TICKET SEATS?

Simply renew your Premium Ticket Package by June 1 each year.

I HAVE NEVER DONATED TO THE PAF, BUT I AM VERY INTERESTED. WHAT DO I NEED TO DO TO JOIN THE PAF UNITED WE ROAR CAMPAIGN AND HOW CAN I HELP?

Contact Aaron Morales from the Pacific Athletic Foundation office at amorales1@pacific.edu or (209) 946-2591 or log onto JoinPAF.org to submit a gift online and support the United We Roar campaign. Once you make a partial payment on your pledge, you will start receiving the benefits for your respective gift level.  Anyone can help the United We Roar campaign by referring friends, family, or businesses to unite in our efforts to reach 1,000 PAF members by 2023.

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