PHS Forensic Boosters Accepting Donations for Speech & Debate Tournament

speech&debateOn behalf of Perry Forensic Boosters, our PHS Speech and Debate Tournament will be held on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Perry Local Schools.  This fundraiser assists with expenses related to judging, transportation, meals, banquet, scholarships and items related to the District, State and National Tournaments.  Please note the success of this program, as the PHS Speech and Debate Team is ranked 56th in the nation out of 7,789 member schools of the National Speech and Debate Association, has won 4 State Tournaments and has prepared numerous State and National Qualifiers for the last 20+ consecutive years. 

At this year’s tournament, we are asking businesses to sponsor the tournament and support 150+ PHS Speech and Debate students.  Would you be interested in sponsoring the tournament or donating food items for the event as we will be feeding 150 judges and over 1,000 competitors?  If so, please mail your donation to the address included in the sponsorship form. We have a $200 GOLD sponsorship, a $100 SILVER sponsorship and a $50 Bronze sponsorship. We are also in need of gift card donations for door prizes at a team building event.  Your business name and sponsorship level will be listed in a thank you at the tournament, posted on the Perry Website ( and Perry’s Speech and Debate website ( following the tournament, receive community recognition in an upcoming Perryite and be included in our May banquet.  Your support would mean a lot to our young women and men!

Please contact Marsha Craig ( at 330-327-7303, Tammy Hughes ( at 330-705-5917 or Sherri Barth ( at 330-933-8464 with any questions you may have, or to receive our W-9 for your donation.