Thank you for visiting our V University 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 cutting-edge research nationwide for all cancer types. You will be saving lives. Get involved today – help us make a difference!
About V University
V University provides members with a virtual college campus that serves as a fundraising home for colleges and universities to support the V Foundation for Cancer Research through various fundraising, crowdraising and awareness campaigns and events. V University is comprised of driven student-athletes, teams, colleges and universities who are ready to take on any challenge. V University was created to provide members with an opportunity to experience Jim Valvano's "Don't Give Up ... Don't Ever Give Up!"® mantra while raising funds for cancer research. V University resonates with student-athletes from all collegiate sports programs, including football, basketball, soccer, baseball, softball, track, tennis, golf, volleyball, lacrosse, water polo, ice hockey, rowing, gymnastics and others.
About the V Foundation for Cancer Research
The V Foundation for Cancer Research is dedicated to declaring victory over cancer. It was founded in 1993 by ESPN and the late Jim Valvano, legendary N.C. State basketball coach and ESPN commentator. Since 1993, the Foundation has awarded more than $200 million in cancer research grants nationwide. It awards 100% of direct donations to cancer research and programs. The V Foundation's endowment covers administrative expenses. The Foundation awards peer-reviewed grants through a competitive awards process vetted by a Scientific Advisory Committee. For more information on the V Foundation, please visit www.jimmyv.org.