Join the Z-Fund for Special Events!

Golf outings, bus trips to away games, pre-game tailgates, alumni gatherings, and Varsity "A" Association events just to name a few...

Special Events are critical to engaging current and prospective donors. We maintain a calendar throughout the year to do so.  From pre-game receptions to golf tournaments, special events are critical to the success of the Z-Fund.


Zips Men's Basketball Gildan Charleston Classic Travel Plan

November 19-24, 2014

Gildan Charleston Classic Website  |  Charleston Classic Travel Flyer

Fans can now reserve their spot for the trip, which includes round trip airfare from Cleveland to Charleston on United Airlines, five nights at the Marriott Charleston Hotel, transportation to and from the airport, in addition to TD Arena, a ticket for each of the three Zips games and a meal with Head Coach Keith Dambrot and the team. Also, fans will be able to reserve a golf package for an additional cost.

The cost of the trip is $1,019 per person and is based on double occupancy. A $200 per person deposit is required to reserve a spot, with final payment due by October 1.

Fans wishing to reserve a spot can mail in the attached reservation form or contact Lance Chima, Chima Travel, at 330-867-4770.


The University of Akron Sports Hall of Fame Banquet, presented by the Varsity "A" Association

Save the Date *** February 20, 2014 *** Save the Date

Join us on Friday, February 20, 2014 for the 40th Annual University of Akron Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet. The banquet will begin at 6:00 pm and will be held on campus in the Quaker Station Ballroom. 

Inductees will honored the following evening, Saturday, February 21, 2014, during half-time at the Zips men's basketball game.

Check back soon for information on the 2014 inductees and ticketing options!