15th Annual Jimmy V Cancer Education and Basketball Classic
- When: February 22, 23, 24 and 25 2018
- Where: St. John the Evangelist Parish Center; 752 Big Oak Rd.; Morrisville, PA 19067
- What: The Jimmy V Cancer Education and Basketball Classic is a high energy, fun and emotional event for the @ 50 teams; 500 players and over 4,000 people who attend what has become known as ‘4 special days’……players are introduced before the games; music is played throughout the games; high quality food; raffles and silent auction items up on the stage with the Jimmy V’s famous ‘Don’t Give up…..Don’t Ever Give Up’ speech playing in the entrance throughout the event; Spirit of Jimmy V Awards given to deserving players on each team as well as speeches from people who have been affected by cancer.
During the past 15 years the Philadelphia Friends of V is proud to have donated over $300,000.00 to cancer research…….we have also impacted thousands of players, coaches, sponsors and spectators on the need for an positive impacts of cancer research.