Pay-to-Play Fees Increase by More Than 100% at Some Ohio Schools

Take a look at the article below detailing the increase in fees for sports participation.  This is exactly what Sports Image® strives to combat.

Many area families will have to pay two or three times the amount they paid last year for their kids to participate in school sports and other activities as part of districts’ efforts to cut costs.For the affected districts, the average increase is more than 100 percent.At Beavercreek, Huber Heights, Valley View and Vandalia-Butler school districts – each of which recently announced multimillion-dollar cuts to stem widespread budget deficits – costs will be higher for the 2012-13 than they were this past school year.

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A Need For Sports Marketing

Check out the below article regarding an increase in schools around the country now charging kids to play sports at schools.  This is why Sports Image® exists and what we aim to alleviate as more schools struggle to participate in sports programs for their students.

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