The purpose of the Association shall be to promote the growth, progress, and general welfare of the College by:
(a) representing the interests of athletic alumni and the Association in matters affecting the College;
(b) encouraging athletic alumni participation in Association and College sponsored events and activities;
(c) enhancing solicitation of donations, gifts, and contributions of whatsoever nature to the College;
(d) fostering and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships between its athletic alumni, friends, and college administration; and
(e) supporting and participating in the recruitment and retention of students to the College.
The goals of the Association will:
(a) Provide an effective branding program that will create interest and engage growth of the number of athletic alumni in campus programs.
(b) Encourage athletic alumni to maintain a network and serve as advocates for the College.
(c) Serve as an organization that responds to the diverse needs of both female and male athletic alumni relative to their careers, desire for lifelong learning and engagement, social interaction.
(d) Provide volunteer and support services to the athletic program and the College.
(e) Enhance the athletic program and the alumni community, by offering networking opportunities, hosting special events, such as an inaugural event, alumni hall of fame night, alumni games, golf tournaments, fundraising, etc. to support the Athletic Department.
(f) Assess the interests and needs of current student-athletes based on their affinities with the College to better understand and serve the dynamic, diverse, and talented community.
(g) Provide an effective athletic alumni association Board of Directors by establishing interested and dynamic alumni leadership that provides professional experience, creative thinking, and open-mindedness for the benefit of the Association, Athletic Department, and the College.
(h) Recognize outstanding athletic OCAAA Members and the contributions they have made to the Association, Athletic Department, and College.