Questions and Answers

Below you will find answers to many common questions about United for 10.

What is the United for 10 Membership Drive?

United for 10 is a membership campaign to increase Baylor student-athlete scholarship support. We believe that we can achieve our vision of Preparing Champions for Life through strength in numbers! Join us now in United for 10!

 

 

What does a Bear Foundation membership support? 

Bear Foundation memberships directly support the Baylor Athletics scholarship fund, along with many other costs associated with running an elite athletic program at the Power Five level. Ultimately, scholarship support is directly impacting Baylor's 500+ student-athletes as they pursue success in four key areas: Academics, Athletics, Character Formation, and Spiritual Growth!

How can I participate as an ambassador? 

 

Your role as an ambassador is crucial for the future of Baylor Athletics! Through your personal Baylor community and network, be empowered to tell our story to your friends and help strengthen student-athlete scholarship support for Baylor's 500 + student-athletes!

I am already a Bear Foundation member. Can I still support United for 10?

Absolutely! Any direct gifts to the campaign will be added to your annual pledge to be utilized for priority ranking. Also, we highly encourage you to become a United for 10 ambassador. By doing so, you will not only be able to encourage friends to join the Bear Foundation but you will also have access to many incentives, which include the opportunity to obtain free season tickets!

How can I join?

Visit baylorbears.com/unitedfor10 today or contact the Baylor Bear Foundation at 254-710-2582.

Does my gift to United for 10 count towards football/mbb/wbb seat options if I have/want season tickets?

It does! Whether you are already a current member or a new one, all gifts to United for 10 apply to your annual membership pledge. All gifts through December 31, 2019 will apply to your 2019-20 pledge and gifts made on or after January 1, 2020 will be applied to your 2020-21 pledge.

I am a new member and would like to purchase season tickets. How do I do so?

If you are interested in season tickets for any Baylor Athletics sport, please contact the Baylor Athletics Ticket Sales Center at 254-710-6446. You may also purchase season tickets online at BaylorBears.com/Tickets. New 2020 Football season tickets will go on sale December 2, 2019.

Is my membership tax deductible?

The amount of your contribution that is deductible for federal income tax purposes is limited to the excess of the amount of money and the value of any property other than money contributed by you over the value of the goods or services provided to you from Baylor University.  Baylor University encourages you to consult your tax advisor as to your particular tax situation.

Is there a minimum donation to join the Bear Foundation?

The minimum donation to receive Bear Foundation membership is $25.

How can I contact the Bear Foundation if I have specific questions?

You may contact the Bear Foundation at 254-710-2582 or by email to Bear_Foundation@Baylor.edu.

Are there benefits associated with joining the Bear Foundation?

The Bear Foundation offers a wide variety of benefits based upon your level of giving. Membership benefits can be found at bearfoundation.baylorbears.com/membership-levels-benefits.html

Can I contribute to a specific sport and be considered a Bear Foundation member?

The Bear Foundation counts all unique restricted fund donors as members for membership reporting purposes. However, restricted fund donors are not eligible for Bear Foundation specific benefits and may only acquire benefits related to that sport’s giving program.

Interested in Season Tickets?

If you are interested in purchasing season tickets in conjunction with your Baylor Bear Foundation donation, CLICK HERE! If you have more specific questions as to how your donation amount applies to premium seating, please call our Ticket Sales Center at 254-710-6446.        

Is there an option to set up a payment plan for my gift to the United for 10 Campaign?

Yes! You may create an account and set up a payment plan HERE.

Still have questions?

Contact us at givebu@baylor.edu

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