September 5, 2018

Go Green! Go Blue! Tailgate and 5K to Support Scholarships for Healthcare Careers

Memorial Healthcare Foundation will be holding its annual Go Green! Go Blue! Tailgate Party on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at the Owosso Country Club.  New this year is a 5K race to be held on Saturday, October 20th at Fortitude Outdoor Fitness, 4377 S. M-52 in Owosso. This year’s chairs of the event are Go Blue! Doug Rowden and Go Green! Dan Mills.   All are welcome to attend this annual high-spirited, in-state rivalry event.  For more information or to register for the 5K contact the Foundation office or email

Tickets for the Tailgate Party are $20 per person (cash bar) with festivities kicking off at 6:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased by contacting the Foundation at 989-729-4675 or at the door the evening of the event until capacity is reached.

Many exciting activities will be held throughout the evening including spirit merchandise sales, raffles, and a charity silent auction. Go Green! or Go Blue! Sponsorships can also be purchased by contacting the Foundation office which is located at 1637 W Main Street in Owosso.   Sponsorships are $100 and include two tickets to the event and your name in the program as either a “Go Green!” or “Go Blue!” supporter.

This is a fundraising challenge between Michigan State University and University of Michigan fans.  All proceeds raised will support Memorial Healthcare Scholarship Fund providing scholarships for healthcare careers.  The Foundation provides continuing financial support for the development and improvement of Memorial Healthcare programs, services, technology and facilities.

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