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