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Annual tailgate and game watch – The Game

The club along with Shoeless Joe’s, will again be sponsoring our annual tailgate.  Be sure to join us on November 25 for our annual pre-game bash.  The tailgate starts at 9am with a buffet starting at 10am.  Both breakfast and lunch items will be featured on the buffet.  Cost is $10 per person.  Cash bar…

SWFL Buckeyes Support The Harry Chapin Food Bank

Hurricane Irma was a devastating category IV hurricane that made landfall in South Florida. The middle and western half of the State had extensive damage. Roofs were taken off of homes, trees downed, roads blocked, shelters were full and power was out for over a week. Many families were without food, water and diapers. The…

SWFL Buckeyes help Houston

Help us help the residents of Houston. This week, durning the Oklahoma game watch party, we will be accepting donations to help the babies of Houston affected by Hurricane Harvey. In SWFL, we all know too well how devastating a hurricane can be. Let’s give a lending hand to a community that is in need…

Officer Positions Available

The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Southwest Florida Club Positions Available President: Presides at all meetings of the club (two meetings required annually), becomes familiar with alumni club resources, works with the alumni association to develop a strategy for engaging Buckeyes in the area, ensures that the club is on track with goals and…

Get involved with your alumni club

The Alumni Club of Southwest Florida, who coordinates events for Buckeyes in Lee County, is in need of several volunteers willing to serve as club leaders. The club cordially invites any interested alumni to attend a complimentary interest dinner on July 13 to learn more about the club’s activities and positions available. For detailed information…

Buckeye Cruise for Cancer

The 10th Anniversary Buckeye Cruise sets sail from Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas on a 5-night cruise to Buckeye Island (CocoCay) and Nassau, Bahamas! Over 1.6 million dollars was raised on last year’s cruise to support cancer research! The cruise will bene t the Urban and Shelley Meyer Fund for…

Rivalry game/ annual tailgate wrap up

Over 300 enthusiastic Buckeye fans were in attendance to watch the Buckeyes take out the team up north in 2OT’s.  With Curtis Samuel’s game winning TD, the place erupted.  So therefore, we were unable to hear Coach Harbaugh’s whining and complaining after the game. Our generous fans helped the club raise over $1700 towards our…

Jay is going to The Game

Board member, Jay Zachman, was our winner of two tickets to the rivalry game.  Jay will be in Columbus freezing at The Shoe while we are enjoying our tailgate at Shoeless Joe’s.  Jay will view the M*ch*gan beating from the 40 yard line on the east side of the field.  Let’s hope Jay can bring…

Download the new club app

We have developed an app to better help you navigate the club activities and participate in the weekly club contest.  Simply go to the Apple Store/ Google Play Store, to download the free app.  Search for “swfl buckeyes” to find the app.  Once you download the app, “connect” to the club within the app by…