Madison East High School Purgolder Boosters
Madison East High School Purgolder Booster Club is a all-volunteer parent-run organization that provides financial support for 25 athletic teams. Our motto is "Achieving Excellence Through Athletics" because we believe that participation in high school athletics has a positive impact on academic achievement, school attendance and post-high school aspirations. Team sports provide opportunities to build important time management, problem-solving and leadership skills. Athletics teach students self-control, self-confidence and self-esteem. It also allows members to improve and maintain their physical health.
Purgolder Boosters raise much needed funds for new and safer equipment, replacement uniforms, concussion testing and scholarships through three main activities; booster club memberships, basketball concession stand sales, raffle sales, online auctions and an annual community event.
We welcome anyone to be a part of the Boosters--parents, grandparents, alumni, friends and neighbors of East High. Membership includes free admission to all home, regular-season sporting events.
Purgolder Plan for Athletic Excellence
A group of East High Alumni along with the East High Boosters have started a fundraising campaign to assist with improving athletic facilities. Contributions can be made at the Foundation for Madison's Public Schools website. Thank you for your generous support of East High Athletics!
Projects funded by Boosters
Weight Room Remodeling* | Football--Video Camera, Communication Equipment, Uniforms and Helmet Reconditioning | HUDL -- Sports Video Software | Boys Hockey--Off Ice Training Equipment and Additional Uniform Pieces | Girls Soccer--Uniforms | Boys Soccer--Balls and Scrimmage Vests | Girls Basketball--Practice Jerseys | Wrestling--Digital Scoreboard, Video Camera, Scale, Record Board, Warm Up Pants and Shoes | Boys Basketball--Home and Away Uniforms, Replacement Basketballs | Girls and Boys Swim Teams--Laptop Computer, Timing Clocks, Training Equipment and Deck Boxes | Girls Cross Country--Warm-Up Jackets, Pants, Shorts | Boys Cross Country--Duffel Bags | Boys Volleyball--Uniforms, Equipment and iPad | Girls Volleyball--Additional Uniforms and Replacement Net System | Girls and Boys Tennis--Ball Carts, Warm-Up Jackets | Girls Softball--Uniform Pants and Belts | Dance Team--Competition Uniforms | Gymnastics--Uniforms | Football and Baseball Helmet and Shoulder Pad Racks | Scoring/TouchPad System, Line Lines and Reel for the Pool* | 10 College Scholarships for East Graduates
*Funding in conjunction with Purgolder Plan for Athletic Excellence
Co-Chair: Roger Seip
Treasurer: Chris Hussin
Secretary: Mark Jenssen
Membership: Karyn Wood-Holmes
Facebook Coordinator: Greg Anderson
Concessions: Mollie Derwinski
Spirit Wear: Kathy Kemnitz
Athletic Director: TJ Rogness
Athletic Secretary: Jeneene Olson-McConley
Thank you to our sponsors and donors!
American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation
Martin Glass | Boardman and Clark LLP | Stafford Rosenbaum LLP | Love and Light Hairdressing | Lauer Realty Group | Seversins Service Center | Neckerman Insurance
Accipiter Properties | Mennenga Tax and Financial Services | Wisconsin Wealth Advisors, LLC
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