Annual Fund

Annual giving to the Pacific Athletic Foundation provides critical current-use funding for athletic teams in the way of team travel, recruiting and equipment.

Tim Dickson

Executive Associate Director



Tim leads all areas of fundraising for Pacific Athletics, working closely with alumni and donors on facility projects and endowments. He is a member of the athletics senior staff and oversees golf, tennis and men’s basketball. Tim received his BA from Pacific in 1998 and previously worked in athletics at St. Mary’s College and Long Beach State. He and his wife, Julie, met at Pacific and are busy raising their two children.

The Pacific Athletic Foundation (PAF) is a four-fund organization for the Pacific Athletic Department. The mission of the Pacific Athletic Foundation is to (1) provide private financial support for Pacific student-athletes scholarships and sport-specific operations, and (2) provide membership benefits, communication and services for all donors to Pacific Athletics.

  1. Scholarship Fund, which provides support for the annual scholarship needs of Pacific student-athletes.
  2. Impact Fund, which is a donation reinvestment fund that is utilized to provide a better environment for Pacific student-athletes and to help elevate our competitiveness in the West Coast Conference.
  3. Gifts-in-kind Fund, which allows businesses to donate goods or services for PAF hospitalities, team meals, special events, athletic department operations, etc.
  4. Endowed Funds, which provide scholarships, direct support for student-athletes or program support in the perpetuity through annual distributions of earnings.