Community Partners Program

The OSUCCC – James Community Partners Program consists of corporations, individuals and community groups who raise funds in support of our mission to create a cancer-free world. From corporate initiatives to local events, more than 400 Community Partners bring in significant dollars to further research, education and patient care at OSUCCC – James. 

 

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Community Partner Guidelines

Event Information Form​

Levels of Support

For more information, please call our offices at (614) 293-9341 or email us at CommunityPartnerEvents@osumc.edu

For information on previous Community Partner Events, please visit our wrap up page.


Upcoming Events for 2014

FORE Cancer Research Golf Outing

Benefiting the Fore Cancer Research Fund
August 4, 2014
The Lakes Golf & Country Club
6740 Worthington Rd.
Columbus, OH 43082
This 8th annual charity pro-am to benefit the Fore Cancer Research Fund at the James was created by Mark Thomas to honor his aunt, Mary Bolte, who he lost after a long battle with ovarian cancer in the fall of 2006. Her courage gave Mark the inspiration to try and make a difference. With a team of family and friends, FORE Cancer Research was born.
For more information visit www.forecancerresearch.org

Congress Lake Club Golf Outing
Benefiting the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research
August 14, 2014
Congress Lake Club
1 E. Drive
PO Box 370
Hartville, OH 44632
For more information please contact Carolyn Hyne at: chyne@comcast.net

Herbie Fuzz 5k
Benefiting the Acute Myeloid Leukemia Fund
August 16, 2014
Covington High School
807 Chestnut St.
Covington, OH 45318
The 5th annual Herbie Fuzz 5k Honors the memory of Jerry Fessler and Paul Finfrock and is held at Covington High School. This event includes a 5k run/walk, stroller divison, dog division, and Kids Fun Run with awards, door prizes, food and drinks. Registration fee is $15 before August 4 or $20 after. Registration fee for kids is $5.
For more information please contact theherbiefuzz5k@gmail.com.

Cultivating a Cure
Benefiting multiple funds supporting breast cancer and agricultural research
August 17, 2014
Midland Acres
119 Midland Ave.
Bloomingburg, OH 43106
For more information please contact: Brent Porteus at bporteus@brightchoice.net

4th Annual Rock and Roll Over Brain Cancer
Benefiting the Lisa B. Landes Brain Cancer Fund
August 23, 2014
The Bogey Bar and Grill
6013 Glick Road
Dublin, OH 43017
This year’s event is being held in memory of Lisa Landes who lost her battle with brain cancer in early 2014. The event will include great food, music, silent auction and raflles. The bands playing are: The Reaganomics, Chris Logsdon and Grey Matter.
For more information please contact mkfenlon@sbcglobal.net

Friends of Woody Dillion Golf Outing
Benefiting Prostate Cancer Prevention Fund
8/23/2014
London Country Club
1199 Spring Valley Rd, London, OH 43140
This 7th annual golf outing was created by the friends and family of Woody Dillion, who passed away from prostate cancer.  Included is a full day of golf, food, entertainment and raffle items to benefit the Prostate Cancer Prevention Fund at the OSUCCC – James.  For more details please visit www.friendsofwoody.org

Clunger Beats 5000 5k Run/Walk - JAMES RACE SERIES Race
Benefiting the Cory Lunger Cancer Research Fund
August 31, 2014
Ohio Stadium
411 Woody Hayes Dr
Columbus, OH 43210
For more information please visit: www.clungerbeats5000.com
This 2nd annual event held in memory of Cory Lunger and his courageous battle against Adult Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) is aiming to top last year’s inaugural event which raised $17,000 and had over 450 participants.

St. Mary’s Tailgate for Cancer
Benefiting the Urban and Shelley Meyer Cancer Research Fund
September 5-6, 2014
Fraternal Order of Eagles 767
404 E. Spring Street
St. Marys, OH 45885
As the hometown of Buckeye Cruise for Cancer founder, Lisa Cisco, this tailgate started to support the Buckeye Cruise and the James. The event is now in its 6th year and has raised over $290,000 for multiple organizations.
For more information visit www.tailgateforcancer.com

Stef’s Celebrate Life Tailgate
Benefiting the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research
September 13, 2014
Matt and Claire Hamilton’s Lawn
1919 Cambridge Blvd.
Upper Arlington, OH 43212
For more information please visit www.stefscelebratelifetailgate.org

Steps for Sarcoma- JAMES RACE SERIES Race
Benefiting the Steps for Sarcoma Walk/Run Fund
September 14, 2014
Wendys International
4288 W. Dublin-Granville Rd
Dublin, OH 43017
For more information please visit: https://u.osu.edu/stepsforsarcoma
The 5th annual 5k Run/Walk family friendly event where dogs are welcome too! The 4 year total has now reached over $175,000 to benefit the James Orthopedic Sarcoma Research Development Fund.

Cancer Ball
Benefiting the Cancer Strategic Support Fund
September 20, 2014
Ohio Union Performance Hall
1739 N. High St
Columbus, OH 43210
For more information please contact: Mark Elguizaoui at elguizaoui@gmail.com

Jake Zeller Memorial Golf Outing
Benefiting the Neuro Oncology Research Fund
September 27, 2014
Sleepy Hollow Golf Course
6029 State Route 101 East
Clyde, OH 43410
The 2nd annual golf outing in celebration of Jake Zeller and his love of golf. The event will feature golf, prizes, silent auction, raffles and more to benefit brain cancer research at The James.
For more information please visit www.sleepyhollowclyde.com.

Courage Conquer and Cure- JAMES RACE SERIES Race
Benefiting the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research
October 4, 2014
Downtown Canal Winchester
36 S. High Street
Canal Winchester, OH 43110
The 3rd annual 5k walk/run to benefit the Spielman Fund in historic Downtown Canal Winchester. For more information please visit www.courageconquerandcure.com.

Cal One Lawncare Cuts 4 Cancer
Benefiting the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research
On-going sales initiative from April – November
For more information please contact: Michael Williams at michaelcalone@sbcglobal.net​​

Jason's Hogfan Party
Benefiting Leukemia, Lymphoma and Post-Transplant Research Fund
October 5, 2014
Mike & Denise's Pizzaria & Pub
1760 N. Farnsworth Ave.,
Aurora, IL 60505
Aurora, IL
The 6th annual Jason’s Hogfan Party in memory of Jason Gould who passed away in January 2006 from a viral complication following a bone marrow transplant for leukemia. For more information please visit www.friendsofjasongould.com
 
Tech Savvy Women Tackle Breast Cancer
Benefiting the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research
October 15, 2014|5:00pm-8:00pm
Location TBD
A networking event for women in technology. For more information please contact Christina Howdyshell at cmhowdyshell@gmail.com
 
Pickerington High School Club Hope
Benefiting the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research
October, 24 2014|7:00pm
Pickerington High School
300 Opportunity Way
Pickerington, OH 43147
Pickerington High School football game with 50/50 raffle tickets, t-shirt sales and bandana sales. For more information please visit: salzerspace.weebly.com 


Our Community Partners are vital to our success and help support our mission to create a cancer-free world and we want to thank all of our 2011-2012 community partners for raising nearly $3 million for The OSUCCC-James and the fight against cancer in just the last year alone!

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) 300 W. 10th Ave. Columbus, OH 43210 Phone: 1-800-293-5066 | Email: jamesline@osumc.edu