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By donating to the UTSD Alumni Association, you can support the membership, its future members, and also the students of UTSD Houston. The Alumni Association Sustaining funds include the following levels of donation:

  • $75 White Coat Sponsor for a New Incoming Dental Student at UTSD Houston
  • $100-$249 Century Club Donor Level
  • $250-$499 Directors Council Donor Level
  • $500-$999 Scholars Club Donor Level
  • $1000+ Millenium Club Donor Level

The association is so thankful for the many donors who allow us to live out our purpose: To be an influential organization that unites and supports alumni and future alumni, while promoting pride and value within the UTSD community. Make your donation by clicking "View" on the catalogue below. 

In Honor of Billy Raye


William Raye Clitheroe DDS, beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend passed away surrounded by family on Jun 4, 2014 after a brief but valiant battle with cancer.
"Billy Raye" was born in Beaumont, TX on Aug 16, 1932 to William Ernest Clitheroe and Mittie Raye Currey Clitheroe.
Bill graduated from Pasadena High School in 1950 and attended Southwest Texas State and graduated from the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston in 1957.
After graduation he entered the Army as a 1st Lieutenant in the dental corp. Following his service in the army, Dr. Clitheroe returned to Houston in 1959 to begin his private dental practice. He was a beloved family practioner until his illness. Dr. Clitheroe was a member of the ADA, TDA, Greater Houston Dental Society and the American Association of Dental Insultants. He was a Fellow in both the American and International College of Dentists and held leadership positions at every level of organized dentistry. Dr. Clitheroe organized and chaired the Endowment Fund for the University of Texas Dental Branch and was a mentor to many dental students and dentists over the years. He was also a past president of the alumni associations of SWTSU and UTDB Houston.
He was a member of the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in honor of Billy Raye to the UTSD Alumni Foundation or the outreach program at Epiphany, ECHOS or chairity of your choice.