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V Foundation

Cause Area

  • Health & Medicine

Location

1300 Main Street, Suite 280Napa, CA 94559 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

We fund game-changing research and all-star scientists to accelerate Victory Over Cancer(r) and save lives. The V Foundation for Cancer Research was founded by ESPN and legendary basketball coach Jim Valvano with one goal in mind: to achieve Victory Over Cancer(r). Since its formation in 1993, the V Foundation has awarded nearly $290 million in cancer research grants nationwide and has grown to become one of the premier supporters of cutting-edge cancer research. Due to generous donors, the Foundation has an endowment that covers administrative expenses.

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We fund game-changing research and all-star scientists to accelerate Victory Over Cancer(r) and save lives.



The V Foundation for Cancer Research was founded by ESPN and legendary basketball coach Jim Valvano with one goal in mind: to achieve Victory Over Cancer(r). Since its formation in 1993, the V Foundation has awarded nearly $290 million in cancer research grants nationwide and has grown to become one of the premier supporters of cutting-edge cancer research. Due to generous donors, the Foundation has an endowment that covers administrative expenses.

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