aBOUT THE ORGANIZERS
kAPPA kAPPA pSI mISSION STATEMENT:
Kappa Kappa Psi is a fraternal organization that promotes the advancement of college and university bands through dedicated service and support to bands, comprehensive education, leadership opportunities, and recognition for the benefit of its members and society.
Marching Chiefs 5k committee
Comprised of seven brothers of the Gamma Nu chapter of Kappa Kappa Psi, the Marching Chiefs 5K Committee works to organize and execute this event at a level expected of Marching Chiefs. With a high standard for excellence, the committee continually strives to maintain and improve the race so that it can be an enjoyable experience for all unlike any other. Contact information for the committee is provided in the contact tab.
COMMITTEE MISION STATEMENT
To raise funds for the Marching Chiefs and other music ensembles of Florida State University while fostering the growth of a new Seminole tradition.
5K COMMITTEE MEETING Agendas
2017 marching chiefs 5k financial REPORT
How much actually goes to the Marching Chiefs?
Fifty percent of the profit from the race will go directly to the Marching Chiefs. The remaining fifty percent will be used to invest in the future of the race, directly help other music ensembles, and provide funds for service projects conducted by Kappa Kappa Psi.
How much will go to the Marching Chiefs in the future?
In the future, more profit will be given directly to the Marching Chiefs. Starting in 2019, the percentage given to the Marching Chiefs will increase between two and five percent every year until a financial threshold is reached.
Why isn't the percentage given to the Marching Chiefs higher?
Kappa Kappa Psi is a student organization and has limited funds to put together such a diverse event. Funds not used to help other music ensembles or service projects will go directly to fostering the future growth of this race.