Thank you for visiting our fundraising page. We’re excited to support the V Foundation for Cancer Research, an organization whose mission is to declare Victory Over Cancer®. The research the V Foundation funds is critical. By making a donation you will be supporting carefully vetted, cutting-edge research at prominent cancer centers nationwide. You will be saving lives!
Mark embodied Jim Valvano's spirit of never giving up as he waged his own battle with pancreatic cancer, and boy did he love college basketball! Anyone that knew him knew who his team was, DUKE! He often created and participated in March Madness brackets. What better way to remember him than to create a bracket to raise funds to eradicate cancer. Please join us as we remember Mark and have some fun raising funds and never give up the fight to end this disease! Get involved today – help us make a difference!
About the V Foundation for Cancer Research
The V Foundation for Cancer Research was founded in 1993 by ESPN and the late Jim Valvano, legendary North Carolina State basketball coach and ESPN commentator. Since 1993, the Foundation has funded more than $250 million in cancer research grants nationwide. The V Foundation awards 100 percent of direct donations to cancer research and related programs. The V Foundation's endowment covers administrative expenses. The Foundation awards peer-reviewed grants through a competitive awards process strictly supervised by a Scientific Advisory Committee. For more information on the V Foundation, please visit v.org.