OHIO TURFGRASS FOUNDATION
OHIO TURFGRASS RESEARCH TRUST
The Ohio Turfgrass Research Trust (OTRT) is the charitable arm of the Ohio Turfgrass Foundation (OTF). It was created to provide a never-ending source of funding for turfgrass research and education in Ohio.
With a goal of raising $500,000 in equity, contributions are primarily received through pledges to the Founders Club, which is an exclusive group of donors who believe in the OTRT and OTF missions.
FOUNDERS CLUB LEVELS:
DIAMOND LEVEL - $25,000 or more
PLATINUM LEVEL - $24,999-$10,000
GOLD LEVEL - $9,999-$5,000
SILVER LEVEL - $4,999-$3,000
BRONZE LEVEL - $2,999-$1,500
EMERALD LEVEL - $1,499-$500
Founders Club donors receive invitations to special functions, receive recognition in OTF publications and more. Click here for a list of donors.
OTRT is governed by a board of six:
Ryan Gregoire, Ag Design
Mark Grunkemeyer, Buckeye Ecocare
Dr. Charles Darrah, CLC Labs
John Mowat, Century Equipment
John Prusa, Highpoint Lawn Care
Jason Straka, Fry Straka Globabl Golf Course Design