Battle of the Valleys

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A Brief History

‌For 13 consecutive years, students from Saginaw Valley State University and Grand Valley State University have seized the interest in the schools’ football rivalry and competed in a charitable fundraising competition known as “Battle of the Valleys."

A variety of entertaining fundraising activities make up the schedule for the week. Past fund-raising activities have included:

  • Traveling bake sale
  • T-shirt sales
  • Donation collections at campus intersections
  • Car Smash
  • Date auction

2015 Benefactor 

Get Outside for a Healthier Inside, an affiliate of the Saginaw Community Foundation, will be the charitable partner for the 13th annual “Battle of the Valleys” fundraising competition

Get Outside for a Healthier Inside is a young organization whose mission to increase physical activity in Saginaw, and is specifically focused on building parks and trails for families enjoy, all while staying close to their neighborhoods. It seeks to combat childhood obesity, and its rising rates from generation to generation. 

Thanks SVSU Community!

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