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Support our Troops on October 3, 2015

Buckeyes are NUTS about our troops! For 2015 we are again teaming with Lee Memorial Health System to help our service men and women.  We will be collecting donations at our game watch on October 3, 2015 (we play at Indiana).  More information on how you can help is located on the Community Service page…

2015 College Fairs

The dates and times for the 2015 college fairs have been announced.  Once again, the Ohio State Alumni Club of Southwest Florida will send representatives to the fairs to provide guidance and insight for prospective students from Lee County. Both local events will take place on Tuesday, September 22, 2015.  The morning fair will take…

Pre-season kick off bash at Shoeless Joe’s

We are just under 6 weeks to the start of the football season and the Bucks will be starting camp soon.  Urban will have the boys ready and the Southwest Florida Buckeyes will have the fans ready.  So we are holding our own pre-season “camp” at Shoeless Joe’s on Saturday, August 15, 2015, starting at…

It’s time to renew your membership

Today, July 1, marks the beginning of our club’s calendar year.  Therefore, it’s time to renew your membership for the 2015-16 year.  Each new family / individual member will be entered in to a drawing for an autographed Urban Meyer football.  We will raffle the ball during the tailgate of the rivalry game in November…

Shoeless Joes Fort Myers Sports Cafe for Buckeye football 2015

The Alumni club is happy to announce that we have selected Shoeless Joe’s Fort Myers Sports Cafe for Buckeye football game watch parties.  Shoeless Joe’s is located in the Crowne Plaza at the Bell Tower Shops in Fort Myers at the corner of US41 and Daniels Parkway. Shoeless Joe’s recently underwent a huge renovation and…

Alumni Leaders – Past President Mary Thomas

The Alumni Association hosted their annual Alumni Leaders Symposium on September 26 for all alumni officers of their clubs and societies. Close to 100 alumni leaders were in attendance. Undergraduate Admissions hosted a student recruitment session to update alumni leaders on enrollment data and the admissions process for autumn 2015. At the session, two outstanding…

Jay is going to The Game

Congratulations to club board member, Jay Zachman, who was the winner of the big raffle last week. Jay won two tickets to the game against that team up north on November 29. The Game will be in The Shoe and Jay will be on hand to watch the Buckeyes take down the Wolverines. While Jay…

Military Appreciation Game – Illinois – Nov. 1

2014 Military Appreciation Game – November 1, 2014 – Join the alumni club at Ter-Tini’s as we honor the brave men and women of the US armed forces. Through our partnership with the Lee Memorial Military Support Team we will be accepting donations during the Illinois football game. HOW YOU CAN HELP? Most of the…

Our 2013-14 scholarship award winners

The Ohio State Alumni club of Southwest Florida is pleased to announce the recipients of our scholarship award for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year. The club has awarded last’s years Sophomore recipient, Tate Nordgren, a scholarship in the amount of $1000. The club has also awarded Alyssa Collier, a 2012 graduate of Bishop Verot, $2500…