Purpose, Mission & Core Values




To create a better world by inspiring support of – and for – OSU.


We partner with OSU to engage our community, inspire investment and steward resources to enhance the university’s excellence and impact.

Core Values

  • Collaborative: We convene our partners to achieve solutions. 
  • Productive: We get the right things done. 
  • Respectful: We treat one another with dignity and civility. 
  • Bold: We aspire to transform. 
  • Inclusive: We nurture a culture of belonging. 
  • Creative: We color outside the lines.