WELCOME TO THE HOMEPAGE OF.....
THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI CLUB OF WEST MICHIGAN
Here you will find information relative to our club such as game watch information, cookouts, parties, charity events, links to 'All Things Ohio State', but most importantly,
Fellow Buckeyes in West Michigan.
For more Information from The Ohio State University Alumni Association, Click Here
Spring Dinner 2015
Break out of Winter – Take a Step and Learn about Becoming a National Organ Donor from 2 Renowned Experts
Join us in welcoming Dr. Robert Higgins, Surgeon-in–Chief, OSU Wexner Medical Center and Director of Comprehensive Transplant Center and West Michigan’s own Chef O (Oliver) Hale, Award-winning Chef, Tennis Champion, Award-winning TV host, AND a 2-time Kidney Transplant Survivor.
Thursday, April 30, 2015 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunnybrook Country Club
624 Port Sheldon Street Grandville, MI
Click Here for more information,
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Join us for the 12th Annual Golf Outing of The OSU Alumni Club of West Michigan
Climb out of hibernation, shed your jackets and snow shovels, grab your clubs and get ready to celebrate the Buckeyes’ National Championship Season at the 12th Annual Golf Outing of The Ohio State Alumni Club of West Michigan. Come join fellow Club members, Buckeye fans, friends and special VIB Buckeye guests for a great afternoon of golf and Buckeye comaraderie. If you have not done your National Championship shopping – you’ll have lots of Raffle Prizes and Silent Auction Items from which to choose! Non-golfing guests, family & friends are invited to the Dinner and Silent Auction.
Sunday, June 28, 2015 11:30 am Registration/Lunch/Range Balls
1:00 pm Shotgun Start for 4-Person Scramble Thornapple Pointe
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Join us for The Annual Summer Picnic and Student Send-Off
A Good-Old Fashioned Family Picnic with great food, fun and Buckeye Comaraderie – at a BRAND NEW LOCATION & TIME this year:
Millennium Park in Walker on Tuesday, July 21, 2015
A chance to meet some of the OSU Upperclassmen from West Michigan and share your favorite OSU campus story.
An opportunity for the new First-Year Buckeyes from West Michigan, and their parents, to meet many of the OSU Buckeyes living in West Michigan, to meet each other and make connections prior to being on campus in September
(possible car pools for rides back home, etc.)
This is a FREE Event. We only ask that each family bring a dish to share:
Last names beginning with A-H, please bring an appetizer or snack to share
Last names beginning with I-S, please bring a side dish or salad to share
Last names beginning with T-Z, please bring a dessert to share
Meats for grilling, pop and water are provided by The OSU Alumni Club of West Michigan.
Park Pass / Fees are not needed for Access to the Open Shelter A, but if any other park activities are enjoyed prior to our Picnic,
please check the website links below for all cost / access information.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Millennium Park – Open Shelter A
1415 Maynard Ave SW
Directions are available here: https://www.accesskent.com/Parks/MillenniumPark/maps.htm
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The Newsletter is Here!
The first newsletter of 2015 is here. Please take the time to read what has been going on, and what will be going on in 2015!
Football Season 2014 Was Great
A big thank you to Buffalo Wild Wings for a championship season! Go Bucks!
SHOUT OUTS & RECOGNITIONS
Thank you to our November and December volunteers who helped with our Thank You Calls, Clubhouse Party at Craig's Cruisers, and the TV Pledge Phone Banks: Lisa Baber, Andrew Blum, Jane Bruns, Marie Byl, Marcia Deyoung,Tom Eggleston, Sonny Gordon, Tiffany Grantham, Oliver Hale, Trinity Jeffries, Jim Kirkwood, Dan LaVille, Tim McMorrow, Kate Nagengast, Barry Waters, Donna Waters! The Notre Dame Fan Club of West Michigan and The Ohio State Alumni Association ROCK!
Do You Want to Become a Member of The Ohio State Alumni Club of West Michigan?
Are you interested in joining your fellow Buckeyes here in the state up north? Down load our application form and send it in. For a low annual fee, you too can become a member of The Ohio State University Alumni Club of West Michigan. Click Here to get more information. If you choose to direct your OSUAA Sustaining Membership to our Club's Endownment Fund, you will receive a 20% discount on your local club dues. For more information, click here.
To pay your dues, click here and select the "Buy Now" option.
Are You an OSUAA Sustaining Member?
Are you a member of one of the largest alumni associations in the world? If your answer was no, then it is time to join.
Click Here to get information on becoming a member or to sign up!
To earn the Sustaining Member level of membership (making you eligible for the football lottery, among other benefits), a graduate must make a gift or gifts either equal to or more than $75 to the Ohio State fund of his or her choice each year. These gifts are tax-deductible AND you may choose our Club’s Endowed Scholarship Fund as the recipient of your Sustaining Membership Contribution of $75.00 or more.
Search for West Michigan Alumni 607657 to locate our Club’s endowment fund. The principal balance of our Club’s Endowed Scholarship Fund will grow with each OSUAA Sustaining Membership Contribution that is earmarked for our Fund.
For more information about our Club's Fund, click here