Upcoming Fundraising Events & Past Fundraising Totals

April 2024

ATO Casino Night

Friday April 5, 2024


Location Greek Orthodox Church

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AJ Angelo Friends Party

Sunday April 7, 2024


Location Marathon Key

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Saddle Up

Saturday April 13, 2024


Location Woody Hayes Athletic Center

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The Ohio State Four Miler

Sunday April 14, 2024 at 10:00 AM

The Ohio State 4 Miler

The Ohio State 4 Miler, the largest four-mile running and walking event in the country, is your chance to "Finish On The 50" inside Ohio Stadium. The celebration of Football & Fitness is open to runners and walkers! All participants receive an official Ohio State 4 Miler event shirt, Official Finisher's Medal and a one (1) ticket to the Ohio State Spring Game. The Ohio State 4 Miler will be held on April 14, 2024 and begin at 10 a.m. outside Ohio Stadium.


Location Ohio Stadium

For more information: Visit www.ohiostatefourmiler.com/

AJ Angelo's Music Marathon at Cardo's Pizza Tavern - Pickerington, OH

Friday April 19, 2024 to Saturday April 20, 2024


Location 7897 Refugee Rd, Pickerington, OH

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May 2024

97.1 The Fan Euchre Tournament

Sunday May 5, 2024


Location Hollywood Casino

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Ryan Shazier's Run for the Black & Gold

Saturday May 18, 2024

The mock horse racing event (think of the Kentucky Derby with a yinzer flair) features celebrity “jockeys,” including current and former NFL players such as Ryan Shazier, Ezekiel Elliott, Matt Spaeth, Will Allen, Jim Tressel, and Pat Freiermuth.** It also features great food, music, a live auction and the chance to bet on the celebrity race (last year’s winners split a pot of more than $100,000).

**Actual line-up subject to change as event gets closer.


Location Acrisure Stadium - Pittsburgh, PA

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June 2024

St Marys Poker Run

Saturday June 8, 2024


Location Grand Lake St Marys -Celina Moose

For more information: Email Derrick Lauth derrick.lauth@buckeyecruise.com

Route 4 Farm Tour Round One

Thursday June 13, 2024

The Route 4 Farm Tour Battle of the Bands is a head to head musical competition between local acts, all vying for the opportunity to open at the main concert event for headliner, Jon Pardi! Benny's Pizza Patio & Pub is proud to sponsor all Battle Stops.


Location Benny's Pizza Pub & Patio - Marysville, OH

For more information: Visit route4farmtour.com/

Route Four Farm Tour Round Two

Thursday June 20, 2024

The Route 4 Farm Tour Battle of the Bands is a head to head musical competition between local acts, all vying for the opportunity to open at the main concert event for headliner, Jon Pardi! Benny's Pizza Patio & Pub is proud to sponsor all Battle Stops.


Location Benny's Pizza Pub & Patio - Marysville, OH

For more information: Visit route4farmtour.com/

JR Memorial

Saturday June 22, 2024

Join us and former Buckeye Greats on Saturday June 22, 2024, for the annual JR Memorial Cruise for a Cure at Lulu’s at the Lake, (formerly known as Mimi’s at the Lake) 156 E. Main St, Russells Point, Ohio. This year we kick off a new format with a pre-event tailgate party at Cranberry Resort.

APPROXIMATE TIMES ARE:

Bar Crawl Cranberry and Achesons 1:00-4:00 pm
Sponsor ($500+) Cocktail Party 4:00-5:00 pm at Lulu’s at the Lake
General Admission gates open at 5:00 pm
Fabulous Johnson Brothers 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Silent Auction online

OSU Alumni band 6:00 pm
Athlete Intro 6:30 pm
Survivor Recognition 7:00 pm
Live Auction 7:30 pm
Shucking Bubba Deluxe 8:00 -11:00 pm
Carmen Ohio 11:35 pm


Location Indian Lake

For more information: Visit www.jrmemorial.com/

Route Four Farm Tour Round Three

Thursday June 27, 2024

The Route 4 Farm Tour Battle of the Bands is a head to head musical competition between local acts, all vying for the opportunity to open at the main concert event for headliner, Jon Pardi! Benny's Pizza Patio & Pub is proud to sponsor all Battle Stops.


Location Benny's Pizza Pub & Patio - Marysville, OH

For more information: Visit route4farmtour.com/

July 2024

Route Four Farm Tour Round Four

Friday July 12, 2024

The Route 4 Farm Tour Battle of the Bands is a head to head musical competition between local acts, all vying for the opportunity to open at the main concert event for headliner, Jon Pardi! 


Location Downtown Marysville

For more information: Visit route4farmtour.com/

Route Four Farm Tour Finals

Thursday July 18, 2024 at 3:00 PM

Join us on Thursday, July 18th at the Union County Fairgrounds as WCOL presents the final round of the Route Four Farm Tour with headliner Jon Pardi and the winning opener!


Location Union County Fairgrounds

For more information: Visit route4farmtour.com/

Cardale Jones Softball Game

Saturday July 20, 2024 at 6:30 PM

Join us on July 20, 2024 at Huntington Park for the annual Cardale Jones Charity Softball Game! Featuring a home run derby following the celebrity softball game, it is sure to be a night full of fun for the whole family! Admissions are $10 and food and beverage will be provided for purchase. 


Location Huntington Park

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Ohio Eggfest

Saturday July 27, 2024 at 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Bring the entire family out on July 27th to Fortress Obetz for the 2024 Ohio Eggfest! A grilling, smoking, barbecue and cooking competition that features the Big Green Egg grill. It is essentially one big food festival and the best part is that 100% of the proceeds benefit cancer research! 

A ticket to The Ohio Eggfest includes food samples from 30+ cook teams, so try them all and vote for your favorite team at the end! It also includes cooking demos & live music, silent auction, raffles & giveaways, local vendors, drinks, kids activities & more.

Ticket Link: https://www.theohioeggfest.com/taster-ticket/

Discounted Demo Big Green Eggs - Save over $500 off retail. - Comes with 2 tickets to the event - Only used for a few hours during the event - Proceeds benefit cancer research.  Pre-Order Link: https://www.theohioeggfest.com/shop/

Sponsors - Tons of great opportunities - 100% of fee is donated - Can choose 1 option or save $ by choosing a package.  Sponsor Link: https://www.theohioeggfest.com/sponsor/


Location Fortress, Obetz

For more information: Visit www.theohioeggfest.com/

97.1 The Fan Golf Classic

Monday July 29, 2024


Location Columbus Country Club

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August 2024

Roosters Golf Outing

Friday August 16, 2024 to Monday July 29, 2024


Location Golf Club of Dublin

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Kuhlwein Farms Night at the Races

Saturday August 17, 2024


Location Ostrander, OH

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Chop 5 Charity Challange

Monday August 19, 2024

OVER $1 MILLION RAISED SINCE 2017

 


Location Medallion Club

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Lucky 6 Party

Saturday August 24, 2024

Join us on August 24th at Lucky's Grille & Sports Pub in Hilliard to celebrate 6 hours of fun, 6 days before the start of the Buckeyes football season, 6 months before the Buckeye Cruise for Cancer! 


Location Lucky's Grille & Sports Pub

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September 2024

Kicking Cancer in the (419)

Thursday September 12, 2024


Location Toledo, OH

For more information: Email Jan Widdel janwiddel@yahoo.com

Galena Fall Gathering

Saturday September 28, 2024

This event was created by fellow members of the Galena community wanting to help make a difference. As we brainstormed ideas of how we can help the community, we developed our mission: “Elevating Lives and Building Unity Through Community Improvements and Charitable Service.” This is a great family-oriented event with live music, great food, and festival atmosphere!


Location Galena Square

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October 2024

Buckeye Bocce Bash

Sunday October 27, 2024


Location Abruzzi Club

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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