Buckeye Charge was a pilot program launched in 2015. Four cities were selected to participate in the week long challenge from the Michigan State game to the M*chigan game. The Alumni Club of Phoenix was victorious over NYC, DC, and Chicago. The club was able to raise over $2,500 dollars, which went into the clubs endowed scholarship fund to send local Phoenix students to Ohio State. The was a celebration for the winners of the challenge was March 30, 2016.