Upcoming Fundraising Events & Past Fundraising Totals

June 2022


Saturday June 4, 2022

Location Grand Lake St Marys

For more information: Visit www.buckeyecruise.com/online-forms/st-marys-tailgate-for-cancer-poker-run/


Saturday June 18, 2022


12:00-1:00pm: Cranberry

1:15-1:45pm: Acheson’s

2:00-2:40pm: Froggy’s

3:00-4:00: VIP Cocktail Party for Sponsors

4:15pm: Gates open at Mimi’s and Silent Auction opens

4:15pm: Live Music from Shifferly Road

6:15pm: OSU Band

6:45pm: Athletes introduced

7:10pm: Survivor Recognition

7:30pm: LIVE Auction Begins

8:30pm: Live Music from Shucking Bubba Deluxe

There will be a 50/50, Duck Pond and the winner of our raffle will be announced. Get your raffle tickets today! See the JR website to buy tickets.

Location Indian Lake

For more information: Visit www.jrmemorial.com/

July 2022


Saturday July 16, 2022

Cancer affects us all, which is why this event is dedicated to making a significant impact in the fight against this terrible disease. This event supports two amazing organizations that raise funds for the The Ohio State University Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute. It will be an exquisite affair at St. Charles High School. This year, we are again Cruising in Stile with Buckeye Cruise for Cancer! We are also teaming up with Pelotonia with our Riding in Stile with Maria & Kelley team. This year’s gala includes: ● silent and live auction, ● dinner and drinks,Catering by Scott) ● appearances from local celebrities, including former Ohio State football players and Columbus Crew members, ● and much more! Sponsorships and individual tickets available. Email kelley@stilesalon.com for more information.

Location St Charles Preparatory School -Walters Commons

For more information: Visit www.buckeyecruise.com/online-forms/cruising-in-stile/


Monday July 18, 2022 at 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Registration to open in early April.  There will be two folf outing flight times: 8:00am and 2:00pm.

Check back in April for more information.

Location Columbus Country Club -4831 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43213

For more information: Email Scott Prokop scott.prokop@tadiohio.com


Friday July 22, 2022

Location Huntington Park

For more information: Visit www.buckeyecruise.com/online-forms/cardalejonessoftball


Saturday July 30, 2022

A Central Ohio based fundraising event and celebration of family, food and everything Big Green Egg! It is a grilling, smoking, barbecue and cooking competition that features the Big Green Egg. It’s bragging rights for the cook team that takes home the Popular Vote Award; it’s legendary status for the cook team that takes home the Very Prestigious Award, Award; it’s a day full of family, friends, and food that would make celebrity chefs reconsider their collective lives’ work! It’s also a great opportunity to purchase a once-cooked-on Big Green Egg for a discount otherwise unheard of, while contributing to the future of cancer research and the community.

100% of the profit of EVERY Egg sale and 100% of EVERY donation, beverage & ticket sale at The Ohio Eggfest goes directly to Ohio State Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute.

The Ohio Eggfest has raised over $250,000 in the first 7 years! Shop Big Green Eggs »  Follow the Eggfest on Facebook & Instagram to be the first to know about when tickets go on sale!

Location The Fortress, Obetz

For more information: Visit www.theohioeggfest.com/

Buckeye Cruzin

Saturday July 30, 2022 - 2:00 PM

Location Ohio Stadium

For more information: Visit www.byersauto.com/buckeye-cruzin.htm?fbclid=IwAR1QR01BEJd4S4xiry2XLfvon98JBc_RqgZUmG20hSXmkAsD7Zz5OvF5018

August 2022


Monday August 22, 2022

The 2022 Papa John’s Charity Challenge Presented by G&J Pepsi is Monday, August 22nd. Join us for a day of golf and fellowship at the Medallion Club as we raise funds to help support finding the cure to cancer. All proceeds of this event go to The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute.

HIGHLIGHT DETAILS: Foursomes: $2,000 for four playing spots in the event Individuals: $500 for one playing spot in the event Sponsorship of various levels are also available.

2022 Sponsorship Opportunities Each playing spot includes: 18 Holes of Golf Gift Package Lunch Dinner Guest Speaker Beverage Stations On Course Authentic Auction Experience Opportunity to mingle with local sports celebrities

Location Medallion Club

For more information: Visit pjcharitychallenge.com/event/


Saturday August 27, 2022

Location Lucky's Grille-Hilliard

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Saturday August 27, 2022

Joe's college football preview party is worthy heading to the hot, sweaty state of Georgia.  Ohio State Buckeyes represent there to make sure they know who is gunning for them this season! Go Bucks, Beat Cancer!

Location Atlanta, GA

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October 2022


Saturday October 8, 2022

This is how a community celebrates beating cancer together!  Through the annual Tailgate, 5K Run/Walk, Honoard Boards, Community T-Shirt Day, auctions and so much more!  Come watch the game with hundreds of Buckeye fans and stay for the night!  Live music, auctions, games, and just a really good day to be a Buckeye Beating Cancer!  Over $1.5 million raised in the first 13 years!!!


Friday, Oct. 7th ~ Community T-Shirt Day

Saturday, Oct. 8th ~ Main Event - St. Marys Tailgate For Cancer at Eagles Parking Lot

7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.: Race Day Packet Pick-ups

9:05-9:10 a.m.: Start of 5K Run/Walk Awards/Prizes

After the Race Ohio State vs Michigan State (awaiting game time announcement)

3:30 p.m.: On Stage ~ Dean & Andy

5:30/6:30 p.m.: Live Auction

6:30 p.m.: On Stage ~TBA

8:30 p.m.: On Stage ~ North to Nashville

10:30 p.m.: Last Call for Beverages

11 p.m.: Venue Closes

All Day : Duck Pond (AM), 50/50, Queen of Hearts, and Silent Auctions. All Day: Eagles Food Stand

Location St. Marys, Ohio

For more information:



2022 Dollars Raised by our Fundraising Partners!

We are so very grateful for all of our Buckeye Cruise for Cancer volunteers and community partners who raise money throughout the year to support the cruise and cancer research efforts at OSUCCC -James. Thank you to each and every one of you that organized, volunteered or supported one of these events!

Event Amount Raised
97.1 The Fan Golf Classic $28,533.10
Aces Against Cancer $19,137.93
AJ Angelo $62,994.00
ATO Casino Night $42,624.00
Basinger Family Events $150.00
Boxer's Boo Bash $1,500.00
Buckeye Cruizin' $20,794.00
Buckeyes Beating Cancer $25,051.00
Cardale Jones Charity Softball Game $101,389.37
Carl Price $150.00
Chris Logsdon's Beat Mich-Again Tailgate $43,820.00
Columbus Downtown Quarterback Club $2,500.00
Cruising in Stile $65,988.00
Cul de Sac Party $17,730.00
Dan Orr $12,540.00
Dylan Boyd's Pelo for Dough $47.00
Hawk's Carnival $352,106.00
Horn Family Fundraisers $16,505.00
Jamison Lantz $2050.00
Jef Shaffer $1135.00
Joe's College Kick-Off Party $8,901.00
Josh Barton Fundraiser $1,800.00
JR Memorial $400,320.00
Kicking Cancer in the 419 $3,000.00
Kuhlwein Farms Night at the Races $50,001.00
Lucky 6 Party $46,000.00
Mary Thomas Memorial Donations $350.00
Minuteman Press Dublin $1,000.00
Nature Stone $162.08
Night at the Races - Denise Panak $6,120.00
Ohio Eggfest $7,500.00
OSU 4 Miler 2021 $25,000.00
OSU Virtual 4 Miler $19,026.75
OSU vs Penn State Tailgate $20,131.00
Papa John's Charity Challenge $210,000.00
Richland United Methodist Church $674.00
Roosters Golf Outing $190,000.00
St. Marys Poker Run $36,500.00
St. Marys Tailgate for Cancer $73,500.00
Stokey Poker $5,200.00
Tri County OSU Alumni Club of the Villages $3,072.00
Uhly's Partee for a Cure $68,912.27