Star Award Gala


For 25 years, Ohio Cancer Research has honored the most prominent and successful business and civic leaders in the Columbus area at the Star Award Gala to raise funds for basic cancer research, public information and awareness.

This year is no exception as we honor Tom Slemmer, Retired President & CEO, National Church Residences and Jeff Brindley, President and CEO, Roush Auto Group, at a black tie optional event Thursday, July 20 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hilton Columbus at Easton with musical tribute by Franc D’Ambrosio.

The evening also includes special recognition of Stefan Niewiesk, DVM, PhD, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine who will receive the 2017 Sanford Goldston Memorial Research Award.

We look forward to your presence at this exciting event, and encourage those of you who are unable to attend to donate to this very important cause.

For further information, or to place an order, use link below or contact Bill Boggess at (614) 224-1127 or

Download the ORDER Form or RVSP Online!

I am unable to attend but would like to donate in honor of Mr. Slemmer and Mr. Brindley.

Our Sponsors:

Medical Mutual  Motorists Insurance Group