We are thrilled to announce the Championship Game tonight between Children’s Diabetes Foundation with Villanova versus the Denver Police Activities League with the Carolina Tar Heels! This has been an amazing tournament, coming down to two amazing nonprofits! Please share #ValetitForward2016!
The Children’s Diabetes Foundation was established in 1977 in Denver as a non-profit organization dedicated solely to the support of research in diabetes and to provide the best possible clinical and educational programs for people with the disease. The Foundation’s mission is to raise funds to support the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, where thousands of patients of all ages from all over the world receive the finest diabetes care available. Since 1978, the Children’s Diabetes Foundation has contributed $100 million dollars to the Barbara Davis Center. You can make a donation to the Children’s Diabetes Foundation by clicking here: https://secure.acceptiva.com/?cst=f3e8a2
The Denver Police Activities League (PAL) is a non profit charitable organization established in 1969 to provide athletic and other endeavors to Denver youth during high-risk hours, and to be a positive interface between the Denver Police Department and the community. Denver PAL has a third generation of youngsters participating in their programs. Grandparents are coaching, parents are involved and children continue to need their programs. they see first hand how the positive influence of their activities has changed the lives of those individuals involved. You can make a donation to Denver Pal by click here: https://goo.gl/91GxOR
Remember, just because your nonprofit didn’t make it to the Championship Game, your nonprofit may still be up for additional prizes! Every team that scored exactly 35 points in either half of their game will be entered into a drawing at the end of the tournament for a prize. We also will have a prize for the team that is knocked out with the biggest point spread at the end of the tournament. Check the list below to see the schedule of the Championship Game and to see if your favorite nonprofit qualifies for any additional prizes!
April 4, 2016 – 7:19PM MST on TBS
Entered into Drawing by Scoring 35 in a half:
Gold Crown Foundation w/ #2 Michigan State Spartans Vs. (35)
Jewish Family Services of Colorado w/ #11. Gonzaga Bulldogs (35)
American Cancer Society w/ #9 Providence Friars (35, 35)
Arapahoe Douglas Mental Health Network w/ #3 Miami Hurricanes Vs. (35)
Wings Over The Rockies w/ #4 Kentucky WildCats Vs. (35)
Rocky Mountain Down Syndrome Association w/ #1. Virginia Cavaliers (35)
Cancer League of Colorado w/ #10. Syracuse Orange (35)
Largest Point Spread:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage w/ #2 Oklahoma Sooners (44 Point Spread)