Victory Over Cancer®

"Don't give up...Don't ever give up!"® These words by Jim Valvano serve as the guidepost for the V Foundation.

Join Our Momentum:
the Virtual Wine Celebration,
Saturday August 8

Join hosts Coach K, Sage Steele, and Jay Bilas, with musical guests Andy Grammer and Michael Franti for a Victory Over Cancer®!

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Because of your generosity, more people are surviving a cancer diagnosis than ever before. The overall cancer death rate in the U.S. has fallen by 26% since 1993. But our work is not done. More funding is needed to continue advancements that will save more lives.

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There is more than just one type of cancer. Which means there is more than one way to fight it. The V Foundation funds people and projects making the most substantial impact.

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Since 1993, Jim’s memory has lived on in the V Foundation’s goal to declare Victory Over Cancer®.

Our Collaborators

Since Jim and ESPN started the V Foundation in 1993, we have been incredibly fortunate to work with dedicated, passionate partners in the quest to declare Victory Over Cancer®.

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ESPN and the V Foundation Wine Celebration team-up for a one-hour televised special, V For Victory. The special will showcase the importance of V Scholar grants awarded to innovative, young scientists.

With COVID-19 interrupting and delaying research and increasing costs for new labs, V Scholar funds are essential to advancing research now more than ever.

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