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Alumni Speaker Event Recap

April 21, 2018 Have you ever wondered what happens behind the scenes at Ohio State on football game days?  Can you imagine the amount of manpower and preparation for 100,000 fans?  Trevor Zahara, author of Confessions of an OSU Usher, filled us in on this and more on April 21 at our annual Alumni Speaker…

Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Event

Our club participated in the Buckeyes Give Month of Service initiative by volunteering at a Habitat for Humanity build site on March 31.  Twelve of our club members gave up a Saturday afternoon on a holiday weekend to help Miss Peyonda achieve her dream of a house for her and her family.  This wasn’t light…

Blues Cruise Recap

The OSU Alumni Club hosted their 2017 “Blues & Bar-B-Que Cruise” Thursday evening, July 13th aboard the Carolina Queen on Charleston Harbor. Forty-one Buckeyes enjoyed Bar-B-Que pork and chicken with the customary side dishes, all accompanied by music from “Shrimp City Slim”. Mother Nature cooperated, providing beautiful weather under blue skies with scattered clouds.  While…

Charleston Alumni Club 2017 Speaker Dinner with Matt Finkes

Charleston Alumni Club 2017 Speaker Dinner with Matt Finkes April 22, 2017 Saturday evening, The OSU Alumni Club hosted Mr. Matt Finkes for our 2017 Speaker dinner at the Harbour Club in downtown Charleston. A social hour permitted an informal meet and greet period and was followed by an excellent three course dinner. Matt who…

2nd Annual Buckeye Scholarship Golf Tournament

2nd Annual Buckeye Scholarship Golf Tournament May 15, 2017 The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Charleston, SC held their 2nd Annual Buckeye Scholarship Golf Tournament at the Crowfield Golf Club in Goose Creek, SC. More than 60 players and volunteers, including OSU Alumni Association President Jim Smith, participated in the “Captains Choice” event on…

Oyster Roast Recap

The OSU Alumni club of Charleston, SC held its’ Annual Oyster Roast February 19th on a beautiful day at the Wreck of the Richard and Charlene along picturesque Shem Creek. There were 55 Buckeyes in attendance, including six who traveled from Charlotte and five who came from Aiken, SC.  The Oysters were great  and the…

Buckeye, Husker Food Drive

The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Charleston, SC and the local Nebraska fan group teamed up to conduct a Food Drive to benefit the Lowcountry Food Bank.   Collections ran from October 29th thru November 19th at Sports Book of Charleston.  Over 308 pounds of food were collected and donated. According to the Food Bank,…

Book Group Recap

Incoming OSU freshman are assigned a book to read over the summer and this year’s selection was The Other Wes Moore-One Name, Two Fates by Wes Moore.  The book has gotten great reviews and is not a difficult read.  It is about two kids with the same name who lived in the same decaying city.  One went on to be…

Charleston Pajama Party

The Ohio State Alumni Club of Charleston, SC held a “Pajama Party” along with their regular Game-watch for the Wisconsin game, October 15th. Members brought a total of 31 pairs of pajamas for children in need.  The club donated them to be included in individual care packages for children who are being placed in emergency foster…

Charleston Smart Phone App Released!

The Charleston Smart Phone App has been released!  Available in the Apple Store or Google Play. Search for Charleston Buckeyes. Go Bucks!