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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 involved and make an impact in the fight against cancer.  


From basketball courts to lacrosse fields and from football fields to running tracks - any COACH, TEAM, REFEREE, COMMUNITY MEMBER and BUSINESS can be a part of the Coaches vs. Cancer program. By getting involved in Coaches vs. Cancer you are supporting the American Cancer Society's mission to to improve the lives of people with cancer and their families through advocacy, research, and patient support, to ensure everyone has an opportunity to prevent, detect, treat, and survive cancer. Click the sign up buttom below to receive fundraising ideas, order forms, and program updates,etc.

How Can You Get Involved?


Talk to your team/school/club/league and begin brainstorming on how you can to start a Coaches vs. Cancer fundraiser in your

community or school.


See below for order forms and upcoming events in your area!

Connect the performance of your team with raising money for Coaches vs. Cancer!) Pick a statistic and raise money with every touchdown, 3-point shot, goal, mile, birdie, home run, mile, etc.


Donors can also make a one time donation directly to your team!


Honor local survivors and caregivers at your event and share information about the American Cancer Society programs and services in our area.


Philly "PLEDGEIT" Challenge





Get Ready for the Upcoming SPORTS SEASON!

Join us in the fight against cancer by hosting a CvC fundraiser this upcoming sports season!

For fundraising ideas and resources contact Justin Kessler at

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“They don’t give us these jobs just to throw the balls out a 3:00 and collect them at 5:30 and everybody goes home, that’s not what we do. We have to represent our institutions; we have to do the greater good as many times as we can.”

- Fran Dunphy,  La Salle University Men's Basketball Coach

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