Upcoming Fundraising Events & Past Fundraising Totals

January 2019

A.J. Angelo's Music Marathon and 0.01 Wlk/Run/Crawl

Saturday January 26, 2019 at 11:30 AM - 12:00 AM

AJ Angelo's 2019 Music Marathon is going to be an AMAZING event this year! He will be playing from Noon until Midnight, making the 12 hour Music Marathon the best ½ day of the year! There will also be a live auction that night, a 50/50 drawing, the coolest Duck Pond where you win great prizes, Heads or Tails Tournament and other fun activities! A $20 donation will get you in the door at Gatsby’s and entered into a raffle to win a cabin for two on the 2020 Buckeye Cruise for Cancer!!! Other fabulous prizes will be awarded to second and third place winners drawn. Finally, a Walk/Run/Crawl for Everyone! For $5 dollars more, you will be entered into a 0.01k Walk/Run/Crawl!!! That’s right, the shortest distance possible to get you a in shape for the Music Marathon! This will also get you in the door, entered into the raffle and some cool stuff like a 60,000 Runners Bib, your very own 0.01k Sticker, and a Shot Glass Lanyard. If you want to pre-buy your door and raffle ticket, click the link below and then the green GIVE NOW button and donate $20. To also register for the Walk/Run, kick up your donation to $25. And if you are feeling really giving, donate an additional amount to help AJ get to his $50,000 goal!!! GO BUCKS, BEAT CANCER!!!

Location Gatsby's-118 N Hamilton Rd, Gahanna, OH 43230

For more information: Visit AJ Angelo osu-support-my-event.everydayhero.com/us/aj-s-music-marathon

Meyer Bowl

Sunday January 27, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location Sawmill Lanes

For more information: Visit 375d823e1680cf962926-1b3016af26666151f3c357978640a757.ssl.cf2.rackcdn.com/file-bowling-flyer-2018.pdf

February 2019

Ciao, Ciao to Cancer!

Saturday February 2, 2019

This will be a fabulous night of italian food, music by the Eddie Pollina Band, fundraising and fun!  Tickets will be $100 per individual, AND will enter you in a reverse raffle to win $10,000!!!! Stay tuned for more details.  If you are interested in purchasing a table or sponsoring this event, contact Kim Collins.

Location St. Charles Preparatory School

For more information: Email Kim Collins kim.collins@buckeyecruise.com

North to Nashville BC4C Pre Party

Saturday February 16, 2019 at 9:30 PM - 12:30 AM

N2N and Lucky's will be getting YOU ready to set sail on the 2019 Buckeye Cruise for Cancer with one heck of a country throw down! In your face country music along with a celebration of anyone who has battled or is battling this terrible disease.

Location Lucky's Grille Hilliard

For more information: Visit www.facebook.com/events/262186951283045/



Dollars Raised by our Fundraising Partners!

(March 2017-February 2018)

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. On the upcoming 2019 Buckeye Cruise for Cancer we will recognize these fundraisers during a check parade on the pool deck. With multiple events held throughout the year, we expect to surpass our Community Partner fundraising goal of $1.1 Million before we sail in February, 2019! 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 Football for Females $3962.00
97.1 The Fan Golf Classic $18,771.11
Aces Against Cancer $5,000.00
AJ Angelo's Music Marathon $25,367.54
ATO Casino Night $50,797.62
Bend Active $11365.38
Buckeye Country Superfest 50/50 $19,587.00
Care Heating & Cooling $16,500.00
Cindy Oliveri's Spaghetti Dinner $682.00
Cordle Cares Foundation $5,000.00
Craigen Pappas' Buckeyes Beating Cancer Golf Outing $8,379.00
Cruise-A-Palooza $39,918.00
Cruisin with Cooz $2,650.00
Custom Creations for a Cure (Michael & Suzanne Hoelscher) $250.00
Dr. Stephen Burke's Super-Lympics! $1876.00
Dustin Fox Cornhole Invitational $7559.95
Eddie Kline Invitational $2000.00
FBA's Spikes for a Cure $1,600.00
Joe's Annual College Football Kickoff Party $175.00
JR Memorial Cruise for a Cure $181,397.00
Kuhlwein Farms Night at the Races $30,055.00
Lawn Doctor $250.00
Lisa Lisa Jewelry $481.00
Lucky 6 party $10,566
Nickles Bakery $10,000.00
Night at the Races-Denise Panak & Gayle Beighley $3,110.00
Not Forgotten's Night at the Races $17,000.00
OSU 4 Miler $25,000.00
Papa John's Charity Challenge $70,365.00
Party for the Cure $6,222.00
Pulling for a Cure $21,679.00
Roosters Golf Outing $127,500.00
Royal Caribbean $10,000.00
Sawmill Athletic Club Spin Event $1,000.00
Scoonie's Cornhole for Cancer $42,950.00
Sip & Paint Party with Gayle Beighley $300
Skyline at Tailgate for a Cause $7000.00
St. Marys Tailgate for Cancer $112000.00
Stokey Poker $4,600.00
The Difference USA $1,560.00
The Ohio Eggfest $40,492.00
Tri-County OSU Alumni Club of the Village $5600.00
Welcome to the Jungle, AJ & Laura Hawk $217081.56

Thank You St. Marys Tailgate for Cancer

for another record breaking year of fundraising!

ST. Marys Banner

The results are in from this year's Tailgate for Cancer. The event held last month at St. Marys Eagles lodge brought in a record amount of money. Here's the breakdown:

  • $105,000 to Ohio State University James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute and the Buckeye Cruise for Cancer.
  • $22,000 to Auglaize County Cancer Association
  • $14,000 to Mercer County Cancer Association
  • $13,000 to The County Crippled Children Association

Total Donations to Date: $543,950

Planning is already underway for next year's Tailgate for Cancer scheduled for the St. Marys Eagles on October 14th and 15th. For more information, see http://www.tailgateforcancer.com

Roosters Fundraising Tops Previous Years!

Roosters Logo

Congratulations and Thank You to Roosters for raising this year $115K for the Urban and Shelley Meyer Fund for Cancer Research and the Buckeye Cruise for Cancer from their golf outing and cookie sales at their Roosters locations!!!!! Visit one of their multiple stores, or RoostersWings.com to learn more. 

Roosters Cast Photo