Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience





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100% of your tax deductible

donations are used to support the Hematology/Oncology/BMT Department at Nationwide Children's Hospital.



What is BuckeyeThon?

BuckeyeThon is the largest, student-run philanthropy at Ohio State. With an ultimate goal of ending childhood cancer, BuckeyeThon works to raise money to support the kids treated at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Nationwide Children's Hospital is Columbus, Ohio's Children's Miracle Network Hospital and will treat any child regardless of a family's ability to pay. BuckeyeThon hosts events and activities throughout the year to raise money For The Kids. Its largest event is the annual Dance Marathon which brings together thousands of Buckeyes in The Ohio Union.









BuckeyeThon operates as a 501(c)(3) charity for The Ohio State University Foundation | BuckeyeThon is a registered student group of The Ohio State University Office of Student Life and benefits Nationwide Children's Hosptial

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  • Congratulations to @SWAGFTK at Centerburg for raising $4,455.53! Thanks for all you do For The Kids!
    Mar 19 2017 10:32 PM
  • Thanks to @WildcatThon at Newark High School for raising $3,363 For The Kids!
    Mar 18 2017 11:55 PM
  • RT @BreMcCracken: A Disney worker saw my shirt and said that if I believed every kid deserves to be a buckeye then I deserved a buckeye pin…
    Mar 14 2017 12:19 AM
  • Congratulations to DublinThon, where all 3 Dublin schools came together to raise $11,110.91, For The Kids!
    Mar 05 2017 2:51 AM
  • Thank you to MetroThon for raising over $6000 yesterday, For The Kids!!
    Mar 04 2017 5:28 PM