The Bismarck Cancer Center (BCC) allows patients in our area to receive state-of-the-art cancer treatment and caring support while staying close to home and loved ones. We have a highly-skilled and compassionate team of radiation therapists, medical physicists, nurses and dosimetrists working with your radiation oncologist to care for you during your treatment.

The Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation is blessed to have the support of the surrounding communities. You will find a wide variety of fundraisers to participate in all with the goal of helping raise money to provide hope, help and healing to the people undergoing treatment at the Bismarck Cancer Center. From race cars, to horseback riding, from Applefest to Masks in the Moonlight, from hunting to bowling and more, there is something for everyone.

Healing Art Workshops

The Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation is pleased to announce a monthly expressive arts workshop located at ART Gallerie on Main in Bismarck, ND. Gallery owner Lydia Richez-Bowman is an artist and cancer survivor, and she leads these healing workshops to help participants create a personal 'masterpiece' to take home!

  • What: Free art workshops for current and former BCC patients, their families and caregivers.
  • When: First Thursday of the Month from 6-8 p.m. and the First Saturday of the Month from 2-4 p.m.(Select the day that works best for you; the classes are the same.)
  • Where: ART Gallerie on Main - 402 E. Main Ave., Bismarck
  • How to participate: Call Lydia at 701-425-8439 *Pre-registration is required


FROM: 1/7/2018
TO: 12/31/2018
Nutrition 101 for Survivors

Are you curious about what you can do as a survivor to have an impact on the quality of your life? Come listen to Amanda Ihmels, our Oncology Dietition, ive an overview on healthy eating for surivorship.  Class participants will learn nutrition guidleines for survivorship, how to read a food label and learn about resources to help support their health goals.

                                                          Join us for Nutrition 101 Classes 

                                              Class Dates: April 16, July 16th, October 17th

                                                                       from 5:30-7:00

                                    To register for the class call Amanda at 701-222-6154 or e-mail:

FROM: 3/5/2018
TO: 10/17/2018
Project HOPE

  • March 19-23, 2018 - Project HOPE in Steele, Napoleon, Wishek, Strasburg & Ashley
  • May 7-11, 2018 - Project HOPE in Bismarck/Mandan
  • June 11-15, 2018 - Project HOPE in McCLusky, Harvey, Stanton, Carrington & Rugby
  • July 16-20, 2018 - Project HOPE in Dickinson, Hettinger, Bowman & Richardton
  • October 22-26, 2018 - Project HOPE in Wilton, Washburn, Turtle Lake, Garrison, Center, Beulah, Hazen & Watford City

Join area businesses in supporting project HOPE, an exciting week-long community event building awareness and providing wellness tips to employees about four of the most prevalent cancers in North Dakota.  The next project HOPE is scheduled for the communities of Steele, Napoleon, Wishek, Strasburg, and Ashley. This community wellness event is designed to educate employees about healthy lifestyles, cancer prevention and early detection and to promote hope for a healthier tomorrow.

Participating businesses are asked to allow their employees to dress casually and/or wear the cancer ribbon colors on the designated day in support of cancer awareness.  Featured cancers for 2018 Project HOPE week include: Skin Cancer, Breast Cancer, Colorectal Cancer and Head/Neck Cancer. The last day of project HOPE week we celebrate Survivors!

To participate in project HOPE, each employee is typically asked to make a donation of $10 to the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation. In return for their donation and participation, Bismarck Cancer Center provides each business with posters, an awareness newsletter, stickers, wellness information and more.

All proceeds from project HOPE support the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation. Donations stay local and are used to support cancer patients with financial, transportation, lodging, emotional, and additional needs.

project HOPE Registration

Join others in your community who are committed to providing Hope, Help and Healing. Please fill out the registration form to indicate that you are committed to educating your employees about healthy lifestyles, cancer prevention and early detection.

***Please include the number of Employees in the Notes portion of your registration.

FROM: 3/19/2018
TO: 11/1/2018
Rug Rats Memorial Softball Tournament

                   Rugrats Softball Tournament - June 1-3, 2018

The Rug Rats Memorial Softball Tournament is a tradition for many softball teams in the region. This two-day tournament in Mandan is a great way to kick off summer and support a great cause.  Proceeds from the weekend go to the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation to support patients going through cancer treatment. 

Weekend activities include an all-star game and silent auction. In 2017 we welcomed over 50 teams!

Contact Cody Clark for more information: 701-390-0024 or


FROM: 6/1/2018
TO: 6/3/2018
Carz-N-Cures Car Show

FROM: 6/2/2018
TO: 6/2/2018
Tractor Trek

Old or new; big or small; green or red! Plan to join us for the 2018 Tractor Trek on Saturday, June 2, 2018 with partial proceeds benefiting the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation! 

Registration Fee is $25 per tractor

Route: Trackside Storage on Hwy 1806, then Fort Lincoln, and the Veterans Cemetery, and Mandan Airport and concludes back at Trackside with a tractor show and meal.

10:00AM   Check-in at Trackside Storage, Hwy 1806, Mandan
11:00PM    Tractor Trek Begins
 3:30PM    Tractor Show and meal at Trackside Storage, Hwy 1806

*This event is open to the public*

For more information contact Perry at 701-220-0467


FROM: 6/2/2018
TO: 6/2/2018
Volkowitsch Open

Plan to join us for the annual Volkowitsch Golf scramble on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the Prairie West Golf Course in Mandan, ND.
100% of all proceeds go to Breast Cancer Research Foundation and the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation!

Get your team registered today! 

Sponsored by Give 5 To Cancer

FROM: 6/9/2018
TO: 6/9/2018
Bloody Mary Festival

Join us for our 1st annual Bloody Mary Festival! This event will take place June 10th at the Ramkota Hotel in Bismarck. The festival runs between 11:00-2:00pm and includes Bloody Mary samples and a breakfast buffet. Local bars will be serving up Bloody Mary samples and paticipants will be able to vote for their favorite drink! This event is held to recognize blood cancers in our community and all proceeds beneefit the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation.  

Tickets are $30 and will be available to purchase online, at the Bismarck Cancer Center, and at Caffe Aroma, Bismarck.  For more information, contact the Bismarck Cancer Center at 701-222-6100.

FROM: 6/10/2018
TO: 6/10/2018
McClusky- Top 4 Cancer Presentation

Join us at the Union Grill and Bar in McClusky on Thursday, June 14 at 12:00 to discuss the 'Top 4 Cancers in North Dakota- Breast, Prostate, Lung, and Colon'.  A light snack will be served.

FROM: 6/14/2018
TO: 6/14/2018
BCC Night at the Larks

Join the Bismarck Cancer Center for a night of baseball cheering on our hometown team, the Larks on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Tickets are $12 or $20 (this includes all you can eat dinner buffet) and they include a Larks hat, reserved seat, and $4 of every ticket sold will be donated directly to the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation. 

The evening will include a 50:50 raffle, special promotions for BCC fans, and much more! 

Purchase tickets below, at the Bismarck Cancer Center, the Rainbow Shop across from Bismarck's Target, or visit and enter BCC to reserve your seat.

FROM: 6/20/2018
TO: 6/20/2018
Survivorship Picnic

You and a guest are invited to join us at the annual Survivorship Picnic at Sertoma Park to celebrate your survivorship.

The 9th Annual Cancer Survivor Ice Cream Social & Celebration Picnic at Sertoma Park (shelter next to the Amusement Park) will be held June 25, 2018 from 5 - 7 pm.

You won't want to miss this free celebration of your survivorship!  

FROM: 6/25/2018
TO: 6/25/2018
Mandan 4th of July Road Race

The Mandan Rodeo Days 4th of July Road Race is once again excited to announce a partnership with the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation! In 2017, over 500 people walked, jogged and ran to raise over $6,000 for those battling cancer in our region. 

Sponsorship opportunities are available for the 2018 4th of July Road Race in Mandan, ND. For more information on how you can help, download the 2018 sponsorship form.


FROM: 7/4/2018 7:00 AM
TO: 7/4/2018
Blue Grass Goes Pink

Blue Grass Goes Pink

Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Cross Ranch State Park – Near Washburn

Start the day off with a 5K Walk/Run Trail Race at 9 a.m, registration is at 8:00 at the visitor center at the park– Cost is $20 (Includes t-shirt) Runners/walkers pay an additional $5 to attend the concert that evening. Supper will be at 5:00 pm with the Washburn churches and this is a free-will offering. Concert with Cotton Wood and friends is set up for 7:00 pm. Bring a lawn chair and a bug spray and wear your PINK. To pre-register call 701-315-0017. 

Concert tickets - $10 adults, ages 16 and under are FREE
Concert starts at 7 p.m.
Free will supper begins at 5 p.m.

*All proceeds go to the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation

FROM: 7/14/2018
TO: 7/14/2018
Saddle Up for Cancer

Saturday, August 18, 2018                                                                                                                                        

This year marks the 11th Annual Horseback Riding Event to benefit the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation.  

The ride will take place in Wilton, North Dakota (more information coming soon).

$20 suggested donation per rider

Contact the Bismarck Cancer Center at 701-222-6100 or by emailing for more information, or contact Clarissa at 701-220-5289. 

FROM: 8/18/2018
TO: 8/18/2018


September 22-23, 2018

Buckstop Junction, Bismarck ND

Join us for the 12th Annual Applefest! You will find food, live music, food and craft vendors, children’s games, a tractor show and much more!

For more information contact Sara at 701-222-6119 or

FROM: 9/22/2018
TO: 9/23/2018