The need to raise awareness and resources for cancer research is more important than ever. ESPN and the V Foundation are dedicated to defeating cancer. December 1st through December 12th, starting on Giving Tuesday, the international day of giving, marks V week in ESPN.
Remember, 100% of donations are used to fund cancer research and programs.
The following is on during the V week:
December 2: Jimmy V Men’s Classic on ESPN
December 3: Jimmy V Women’s Classic
December 4th: In memory of Stuart Scott
We celebrate the life and legacy of ESPN icon Stuart Scott. You can honor Scott’s memory by giving it to his research fund. The fund supports minority researchers and researches why some cancers are more likely to affect minorities. If you can, give in now V.org/STUART
ESPN has also produced limited edition “Boo-Yah” t-shirts. you are available for purchase. For every shirt purchased by July 31, TSC and Threadless will donate $ 25 to the Stuart Scott Memorial Cancer Research Fund.
December 4th: Jimmy V Women’s Basketball Classic
In 2014, Stuart Scott wins the Jimmy V Award for his courageous fight against cancer.