Be a
building
block for
Ohio's future.

In competition, classroom and life

Building Champions is a fundraising campaign that strives to increase Ohio Bobcat Club membership and base funding through annual contributions from alumni, friends, former-athletes, season ticket holders, and parents.

Ohio Athletics is stronger than ever. Now’s your chance to build on our great foundation so we can continue our important mission.

HELP US BUILD CHAMPIONS!

"This campaign is crucial to our successful future. It will assist in ensuring excellence on the athletic field, in the classroom, and in the personal futures of our student-athletes. Joining the Ohio Bobcat Club and maximizing your giving can make a difference."

Jim Schaus
Director of Athletics

Competition

We want Ohio Athletics to be the premier program in the Mid-American Conference. Your contribution directly affects team travel, student-athlete recruiting, facility upgrades, and enhancing fan experiences.

Classroom

The center of OHIO Athletics’ mission is to provide the best academic experience and to help students graduate. Your support provides for academic center technology necessities, student-athlete tutoring, and ensuring their success as students.

Life

The well-being of student-athletes and their future endeavors is the finish line of our mission. Your gifts to these initiatives supports student-athlete injury and mental health needs, nutrition, and professional career programming.

Goals

Annual Contributions

35
% increase

2016 $744,760

Goal $1M

Annual Members

40
% increase

2016 1,293

Goal 1,804

Ohio Bobcat Club donations IMPACT our student-athletes in many ways. Your support is more important than ever as we strive to stay competitive with our peer institutions.

Ohio Academic and Athletic Highlights

3.2 OHIO student-athletes cumulative GPA

94 Ohio student-athletes
were recognized with
Academic All-MAC honors

34 All-MAC
Team
Selections

1,000

OHIO
student-athlete
community
service hours
completed

"Thank you for making Ohio everything I hoped it would be. From the moment I stepped on campus, I knew this place was special. My teammates and I are very appreciative of your support - it makes all the difference which we see every day."

Jason Carter
Men's Basketball Student-Athlete

HOW CAN YOU HELP?

Without you, we are not able to accomplish our goals of Building Champions. Here is how you can do your part:

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