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Philadelphia Coaches vs. Cancer Events and Initiatives


Tourney Tip-Off Breakfast

Guests gather on the historic Palestra floor for a morning of food, fun, and NCAA Division l Men’s Basketball Finals! More than 500 corporate leaders have the opportunity to network and compare their brackets with those of the coaches and some favorite sports media personalities.


BasketBall Gala

The BasketBall is an amazing gathering of leaders from Philadelphia’s health care, business and philanthropic communities who come together to raise significant funds for the American Cancer Society. Hosted by the Philly 6 Coaches and their wives, this black-tie evening will feature an elegant dinner, entertainment, spectacular live and silent auctions, and late-night dancing, all in support of this important life-saving cause.

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Jim Maloney Golf Classic

We invite you to join Philadelphia’s NCAA Division I Basketball coaches for a day of lunch, golf, cocktail reception and dinner at the annual Coaches vs. Cancer of Philadelphia Jim Maloney Golf Classic.


Preseason Luncheon

Get up close and personal with the Philly Six Coaches as guests enjoy an afternoon of lunch, networking, and an exclusive look into the coaches’ winning mentalities for the upcoming season.


School & Youth Initiative

The Coaches vs. Cancer School and Youth Initiative is a program designed to encourage student-athletes, coaches, fans, parents, athletic directors and local communities to become more involved and make an impact in the fight against cancer.

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Legends Dinner

The American Cancer Society's Coaches vs. Cancer program is excited for our 4th Annual Basketball Legends Dinner! Join us as we honor four basketball legends from the Philadelphia rea. 

ALL proceeds will go directly to the American Cancer Society's mission to save lives!

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