TGOF campaign continues in 2013

Fort Hays State University will host a Chamber Chat at 9 a.m. Friday in the Victor E. Lounge in Gross Memorial Coliseum to kick off the Tiger Gold on Friday Community Business Contest.

Businesses that want to participate can go to for details. The contest is from Friday through Feb. 15.

Winning businesses will get tickets to the March 1 Fort Hays State University basketball game for approximately 30 people. The evening will begin at 5 p.m. with a pre-game buffet dinner and drinks in the Victor E. Lounge.

It's easy to enter:

1. Go to and fill out the entry form.

2. Encourage your employees to wear Tiger Gold on Fridays.

3. Take a group photo.

4. Upload it to the Fort Hays State University Facebook page ( or send it to to be uploaded.

5. Decorate your business/office or your storefront window and post a photo of it.

These photos should be posted to Facebook each Friday from Jan. 18 through Feb. 15. The more weeks with a post, the more chances to win. Be creative, as additional entries will be awarded for the most creative photo each week.

The Tiger Gold on Fridays Committee is a subcommittee of FHSU's BrandIT! Committee. TGOF is a partnership among FHSU Athletics, FHSU Alumni Association, Hays Area Chamber of Commerce and Eagle Communications. The committee is leading an effort to establish a tradition of wearing Tiger Gold each Friday.