Upcoming Fundraising Events & Past Fundraising Totals

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

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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