Wilmington Wildcats Volley for a Cure
Thank you for visiting our Volley for a Cure fundraising page. We’re excited to support the V Foundation for Cancer Research, an organization whose mission is to declare victory over cancer. There is more than just one type of cancer. Which means there is more than one way to fight it. The V Foundation is unique in that their grants go to funding cures for an array different of cancer types. 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!
The Wilmington High School Girls’ Volleyball team is proud to be hosting the annual Volley for a Cure event to benefit the V Foundation for Cancer Research on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the Wilmington High School gymnasium, beginning at 5:00 p.m. against the Manteno Panthers. As always, we hope to PACK THE STANDS WITH PINK while raising funds to support this organization.
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 $170 million in cancer research grants nationwide. It awards 100% of all direct cash donations to cancer research and related programs. Due to generous donors, the Foundation has an endowment that 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.