University of Michigan Alumni Association

Get Involved

The U of M Club of Hilton Head|Beaufort County invites members and friends to join us in community service, social activities, and more!

Treat the Troops: Area Big 10 alumni partnered with the Hilton Head Boys & Girls Club for the annual Valentine’s Day Cookie Project for deployed military troops.  This community service project is a part of the Treat the Troops Program ( Alumni baked cookies and donated funds to offset mailing costs.

Football Watching
Every Saturday during football season, we gather at Mellow Mushroom in Park Plaza to cheer on the Wolverines on. Mark your calendars for football Saturdays and plan to join us to continue the good fellowship and camaraderie! Click on the Football link at the left for this year's schedule and results.

Big TEN Events:
Treat the Troops - February 13-14, 2017
Big TEN Picnic at Honey Horn Plantation - September 10, 2017

Big TEN Alumni Golf Outing

Community Service Opportunities:
The club also supports the local community through service projects such as Treat the Troops cookie project, Boys & Girls Club Pedal 4 Kids fundraiser & service projects, tutoring, and more. Here are some community service opportunites - please join us!

Hilton Head Boys & Girls Club:  Volunteers are needed  to help with tutoring, reading program (reading with a child), etc. You have all the skills and heart needed to make a tremendous difference in the life of a child! If interested, please contact Bill Raisch, 843.671.2953 or    

Hilton Head Heroes' mission is to bring families with a child suffering from a life-threatening illness to Hilton Head for a resort vacation, staying in the Hilton Head Hero House located in Sea Pines.  Host families are needed to greet Hero families when they arrive in Hilton Head and serve as their contact during their week's stay. If you are interested, please contact Jan Raisch (843.671.2953).
Boys & Girls Club Thanksgiving Dinner project: Last year club members again volunteered to serve Thanksgiving dinner at the Hilton Head Boys & Girls Club to B&G members and their families the week before Thanksgiving.  This has been a very successful community service project, serving dinner to more than 300 club members and families.
Pedal 4 Kids: U of M club members participated in this annual fundraiser for the Hilton Head Boys & Girls Club.
Alumni  Association Community Service Project - The club has participated in and supported Relay for Life, an American Cancer Society fundraiser, at Hilton Head High School.

Spring Picnic:  April 23 at Spring Lake Pavilion - more details to come.