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Track Project

track project
  • Why build an all-weather track?
    • Co-curricular activities provide many benefits to students. Students involved in activities are: less likely to be absent, less likely to abuse drugs or alcohol, more likely to graduate, more likely to go on to post-secondary education, more likely to become leaders in their communities. Track is the most accessible sport for the entire student body, and 30% of Troy High School students participate in track & field each year. These student-athletes deserve a place to train and to host home meets.
    • A track would also be used for Jr. High PE and elementary school activities to foster a lifelong love of fitness.
    • It would be available for community fitness use. An all-weather track is the perfect surface for exercise and rehabilitation.
    • Hosting sporting events brings people into the community which has a positive economic impact.
  • How's the track project getting funded?
    • An all-weather track is a significant expense, and a small school district like Troy cannot bear this expense on its own. The School District has partnered with the Troy Recreation District to provide a base of funds, and grants from the Troy Lions Club, the City of Troy, the Trojan Boosters, the Palouse Road Runners, and Northwest Farm Credit Services have provided significant additional funds. Generous lead donations from community members, local businesses, and other interested parties have taken the amount pledged to over ¾ of our goal, but we need help to raise the remaining amount.
    • We are asking the community to support this project, and have set up the following donation levels:
      • Bronze Donor - $150-$749 total donation ($50+/year for 3 years)
        Bronze donors will have their generous contribution recognized on permanent sign at the facility.
      • Silver Donor - $750-$2999 total donation ($250+/year for 3 years)
        Silver donors will have bronze level recognition plus a commemorative “Track Builder” plaque for your home or office.
      • Gold Donor - $3000+ total donation ($1000+/year for 3 years)
        Gold donors will have silver level recognition plus a lane, runway, or throwing ring named after you or your business.
    • This will be a phase project so the donations can be made over a 3-year period.
    • Donations to schools qualify for the Idaho Education Tax Credit, which offers an Idaho State Tax refund of 50% on monetary donations. Some restrictions apply, and everyone should do their own tax research or consult an accountant, but most who donate at one of the yearly levels should qualify for this credit.
  • Proposed Timeline
    • The project will be completed as funding allows, but the goal timeline is:
      • Summer 2019 – Drainage work and Asphalt
      • Summer 2020 – Running Surface and Fencing
      • Summer 2021 – Accessory Equipment
Thank you for your donation
City of Troy Ed & Mandi Coulter Palouse Road Runners
Spencer Family Bryce & Mae Coulter Trojan Boosters
Ridgeview Farms Umpqua Bank P1FCU
Curtis & Stacy Blum Tim & Jennifer Halvorson Northwest Farm Credit Services
Spence Hardware & Supply Seth Sjoholm BlueSky Dental
Caudle Family Deaton Family Rachel Keane
Jerry & Merle Jaques Bill Thompson Kyle & Mary Nelson
Logan & Danica Larson Andrew & Jessica Renfrow Erica Case
Hannah Thomas Jeremy & Lara Spencer David & Louise Smith
Troy Lions Ty Konkright Gary Schlake
PNS Point, LLC. Leanne Brocke Nathan Cuvala
William Bredbmer Andrea Abbott CHAS Health
Jacob Blazzard Joel Bifford Nelson Brothers
Latach Credit Union Greg & Pam Mann Ramirose Attebury
Robert & Jennifer Wilson Joshua & Erin Clemm Thomas & Heather Chamberlin
Pape'Machinery Inland Cellular Tom & Rhonda Case
Bruce & Rebecca Smith

Galdys E. Langroise Advised Fund

in the Idaho Community Foundation

Ross Dexter
Nathan Keane Latah County Community Foundation The Beeler Family
The Stoner Family Mark Dybdahl & Daniela Monk  Jeremy Caudle
The Ames Family Dewey & Nicole Whiting The Calabretta Family
Nick Epler Tony & Mary Ortiz Joshua Muxen
Google Match Troy Elementary Parent Group Renae Bafus
Lawrence Cyganovich Jess & Kathleen Hall Robert & Lisa Hunter
Marie Stratton Vogel The  Stratton Family Sandi Stratton
Jessica Cruz Michael Hewitt Stacey Doumit
Rhonda Case Joni Nunan Aaron Tyler
Brynlee Renfrow Derek Klinge Jodi Caudle
Lynn & Theresa Wardle Curt Steiner Brad & Kim Malm
Ron & Patty Berger Tom Case The Foote Family
Dustin & Melissa Weitz