Eighth Annual Jimmy V Week Brings Awareness, Funds for The V Foundation for Cancer Research
Additional details regarding Jimmy V Week
Ball boys at Madison Square Garden will wear t-shirts from HOMAGE’s V Foundation line. HOMAGE, a merchandise partner for The V Foundation, is a vintage-inspired apparel retailer. To purchase apparel from The V Foundation’s line, please visit www.jimmyv.org.
Across all ESPN networks, the Bottomline will encourage viewers to join ESPN and The V Foundation in the fight against cancer by calling 1-800-4JimmyV or visiting www.jimmyv.org.
For more information about The V Foundation for Cancer Research, or to make a donation, please visit www.jimmyv.org.
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 $130 million in cancer research grants nationwide. It awards 100 percent 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 or to make a donation, please visit www.jimmyv.org.