Fundraising Terms

Team Endurance for MS is a fundraising effort for the Rampy MS Research Foundation (RMSRF.) The Rampy MS Research Foundation raises funds to support research to find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis and is a 501c(3) organization.  Team members will qualify for signature team amenities including training sessions and social events, fundraising support (including a personal online donation page), a team jersey or kit and other gear as available from RMSRF in exchange for your fundraising efforts. In addition, the top fundraisers will be eligible for a prize package and recognition at the TriFest for MS Award ceremony. All Team Endurance for MS members will be eligible for fun incentives and recognition throughout the team program. 
 
Team Endurance for MS offers several fundraising levels for you to choose from in joining the team.  By joining Team Endurance for MS you are committing to raise at a minimum the level that you select.  The RMSRF team management will help you every step of the way in achieving your fundraising obligations.  We will provide you with opportunities to participate in team fundraising events and a fundraising guide that is full of ideas and sample letters to help you in securing donations.  Just like in your training, fundraising is up to you to achieve your full potential.  
 
Team Endurance for MS offers the opportunity to participate in a team race or in a race of your choosing.  The team race for 2018 will be TriFest for MS located in Bentonville, AR, August 31-September 2, 2018.  Details of the fundraising schedule and fundraising levels can be found at the bottom of this document and a copy will be provided to you.  Race registration is included in each level and is reimbursed per the amounts specified by level.  If you elect to participate in the TriFest for MS races you will receive a coupon code to use while registering to cover the cost of your entry fee. If you elect to develop a custom fundraising program for a race other than TriFest then you will register for the race of your choosing and then be reimbursed for that fee by RMSRF up to the dollar value indicated by the level you select.  *All athletes are responsible for USAT licensing fees.  **Athletes interested in running, cycling, and other non-triathlon events should select the custom fundraising plan and work with team management to develop a comparable fundraising plan goal.  
 
In joining Team Endurance for MS, you agree to the following schedule in your fundraising:  
1. Raise at least 10% of your total fundraising requirement by June 1, 2018 (4 months prior to goal race)
2. Raise at least 50% of your total fundraising requirement by August 1, 2018 (1 month prior to goal race)
3. Raise 100% of your total fundraising requirement by September 30, 2018 (Last day of month of goal race)
*RMSRF reserves the right to collect payment for any shortfall of your commitment that may occur at the time of the final deadline as outlined above.