Quite simply, Der Deutsche Buben Verein
is an organization of people who enjoy life!


While enjoying the conviviality and camaraderie of fellow members is very fulfilling there was a desire to share our joy and good fortunes with the local community so the charitable component to the Buben Verein was created with one caveat – Fun first, Charity second. As a result, in a little over ten years the Buben Verein has raised and donated more than



$121,129.00 as of 05/05/17



The Buben Verein has supported numerous charities through the “Fore”~Man Golf Scramble, the Buben Winter Picnic, The Buben Oktoberfest and Buben Bon Voyage Ball and others, These endeavors such as: The Father David Hiller Fund, Knights of Columbus, Kolping Lenten Project – Mexico, German-American Museum, Donauschwaben Stiftung, St. Catherine of Sienna Emergency Fund, The Wellness Community, Old St. Mary’s Pregnancy Center, Mt. Healthy Alliance, Old St. Mary’s Stained Glass Window, WAIF – German Tunes of the Queen City, WOBO – Over the Rhine Showcase, Detroit Kolping Rainbow Fund, GACL, German Day Winton Woods Riding Center Scholarship Fund, May We Help, Donauschwaben Ehren Platz, Alzheimer’s Foundation, Harrison Village Historical Society, and many more.



E Pluribus Buben!