Join Coach Greg and Michelle Gard for an inspiring luncheon that comes complete with plenty of Badger spirit and much more. It’s a great opportunity to meet Coach Gard and make a difference in the lives of area doctors, patients, and families. All dollars raised will stay in the Oshkosh community to assist with local care and treatment. Please plan now to attend, and check out our sponsorship opportunities.
Single tickets are $75/person ($55 tax deductible).
Join Coach Greg and Michelle Gard for an evening featuring dining, a spirited silent auction, an inspiring program, lively entertainment, and more. All dollars raised will stay in the Wausau community to assist with local care and treatment for cancer patients, so enjoy a night out and make a difference in the lives of patients and their families. Plan now to attend, and please consider our sponsorship opportunities.
Staying overnight in Wausau? Book with the Hilton Garden Inn online to get the Garding Against Cancer discounted room rate.
Single tickets are $125/person ($80 tax deductible).
Bucky on Parade is a free public art event, bringing 85 life-size Bucky Badger statues to the streets of Madison and Dane County. Local and regional artists have transformed these Bucky statues into unique works of art to create one of the largest public art events in the country.
Thanks to Bucky on Parade producers, the Madison Area Sports Commission, the Greater Madison Convention and Visitors Bureau, the University of Wisconsin–Madison, University of Wisconsin Athletics, and the Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association for bringing this project to life. Garding Against Cancer is thrilled to be the primary beneficiary of the parade, along with Madison Area Sports Commission and other community charities.
Bucky on Parade will provide many opportunities for the community to get involved and be a part of the fun during the parade months. Please join the Bucky on Parade Fan Club to stay in the loop on event happenings. Stay tuned for more information on the parade finale party on September 29 at the Kohl Center, where nearly 30 statues will be available as part of the fundraising auction.
Garding Against Cancer Vial Caps for a Cure statue is made up of recycled vial caps from the UW Hospital and Clinics was created by artist Meghan Warren McKinney. Visit the statue throughout the parade in front of 2 East Mifflin Street on Capitol Square.
The American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation will donate $5 to Garding Against Cancer, up to $10,000, for every person who posts a photo of him- or herself on Twitter with the Spark a Dream Bucky and tags it #BuckyOnParade and #AmFamBucky. The statue is located at Dream Bank, on the corner of East Washington Avenue and Pinckney Street on Capitol Square.
Stay tuned for more information about other upcoming events.