EL PASO, Texas -- UTEP Athletics has launched a revamped Miners Kids Club to give young Miner fans an opportunity to get involved, the department announced on Monday.
Benefits include exclusive game day activities, official UTEP gear and ID cards and invites to sponsor GECU's financial education activities and events.
“We are delighted to continue collaborating and strengthening our relationship with UTEP through the Miners Kids Club presented by GECU. This unique collaboration will provide a fun experience for children in our community as well as help them grow financially. We are looking forward to how this program will engage kids in the community with fun financial literacy activities,” said GECU President and CEO Crystal Long.
The Miners Kids Club is open to kids aged 12 years old and under with a one-time $25 fee for a lifetime membership until the child is aged out of the program. There will also be special incentives and discounts for current GECU families and existing members.
“We are so excited to launch the new and improved Miners Kids Club program,” Daniel Veale, UTEP Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing, said. “Having experience in revamping a youth fan club, we plan to take this unique opportunity for kids to the next level. We are so thankful for the new partnership with GECU to make this an elite program for our youngest fans to connect with Miner sports.”
Additional perks include a Kids Club ID card with lanyard, official Kids Club T-shirt, exclusive grand prize giveaways, contests and special GECU learning opportunities.