Assumption Century Club to hold raffle


The Assumption Century Club, whose mission is to provide financial assistance to girls’ and boys’ athletic programs at Assumption High School in Davenport, has been in existence for over 30 years.
Each year, the Century Club helps support Assumption’s team sports by funding new equipment, special projects and facility improvements, says Bill Bush ‘82, Century Club president. In addition, the Century Club has partnered with the Booster Club to host numerous coach appreciation gatherings and state send-offs for the school’s teams that have qualified for state tournaments.
The Century Club also takes great pride in assisting the athletic department in covering costs associated with sending student-athletes to state competitions and with recognizing those achievements. Bush said the 2013-14 school year holds tremendous promise for outstanding athletic accomplishments across all sports.
Funding the Century Club provides is vital to the success of Assumption’s athletic programs, he noted. A strong membership also is needed to help Assumption remain competitive in the Mississippi Athletic Conference and at the state level.
Anyone can become a member of the Century Club. Annual dues are $100; double “Gold Members” contribute $200.
To become a member of the Century Club, complete and send a membership form along with dues to Assumption High School, Attn: Century Club, 1020 W. Central Park Ave., Dav­enport, IA 52804. Checks should be made payable to: AHS Century Club. If you have an Assumption student, you can elect to pay your dues as part of your school registration. The form is available at
Raffle tickets also are available for purchase: one for $10, three for $25 or eight for $50, by indicating preference on the membership form. Raffle prizes include Iowa football tickets, Assumption season passes and more. The drawing will take place at the annual steak fry. You do not need to be present to win. The annual steak fry will be held Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. in the Assumption courtyard and is free to all Century Club members.

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