Bobcats Give Back

Cleveland-area Bobcats have two ways to contribute to the fight against hunger on May 13!

Join the Cleveland Bobcat Alumni team in the Run/Walk for Hunger, or donate items directly to Harvest for Hunger

See below for more details on each option.

Run/Walk  for Hunger 2017

The Run/Walk for Hunger kickoff celebration starts at 9 a.m., and the competitive 5K run and non-competitive 5K walk through downtown begins at 9:30. The start and finish lines are at the Great Lakes Science Center, where an after party provides music, refreshments, and entertainment for the entire family. Find more info about this great event here:

  1. To sign up for the race and join our team (Cleveland Bobcat Alumni) that will help raise funds to knock out hunger in our local community, register with the Hunger Network here: 
  2. To receive a "Bobcats Give Back" t-shirt, register on the OU Alumni Association's Web site by May 5:

Bobcat Challenge: Harvest for Hunger Food Drive

Collect any of the items listed below and drop them off at one of the collection points on Saturday, May 13, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. The goal is to collect 500 pounds of items!

When you drop off your donation, complete an entry form or drop a business card to be considered for the prize drawing. Prizes will include items from the OU Alumni Association's Bobcat Store.
Super Six 
  • peanut butter
  • canned soup
  • canned tuna fish
  • canned vegetables
  • canned beef stew
  • cereal

The Most-Requested Non-Food Items
  • deodorant
  • laundry detergent
  • shampoo
  • toilet paper
  • soap
  • toothbrushes
  • toothpaste

Collection Points
East Side
Liberty Hill Baptist Church
8206 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106  

West Side
Parma Snow Branch -- Cuyahoga County Public Library
2121 Snow Road
Parma, OH 44134