Community Choice Competition

How it works?

This year for Battle of the Valleys we are starting a Community Choice Competition.

Here's how it works. The organization that receives the most points will receive $200 for their choice philanthropy.

Email Dan Ziegenfelder ( if you are interested in participating!

Ways to receive points:

1.) Participate in penny wars (To do so email Dan Ziegenfelder at

2.) Promote the donation link on social media and use #GVBOV17 as well as using a hashtag for your organization for us to keep track!

3.) Participate in the Raw Egg Challenge

4.) Attend the football game. Submit a picture to

Battle of the Valleys September 24 - 30

Check out all the fundraisers and events to participate in during BOV Week to take down the Cardinals!

View the BOV Schedule

BOV History A Tradition Dating Back to 2003

Learn more about the history of Battle of the Valleys (BOV): how it started and how we have done in the past few years!

Learn the history of BOV

Laker Children's Fund Where does the money raised go?

Learn more about the Laker Children's Fund, an organization that is primarily coordinated by students!

Find out more about the Fund

Battle of the Valleys is coordinated by Laker Traditions in Student Life and Student Senate, which is a department of the Division of Student Services of Grand Valley State University.

Page last modified September 26, 2017