ESPN's ESPY Day to Benefit to Help The V Foundation
· The 14th annual ESPY Celebrity Golf Classic for The V Foundation for Cancer Research at Pacific Palms in Industry Hills, Calif. will once again raise funds for cancer research on Tuesday, July 15.
· Viewers are encouraged to utilize the hashtag #DontEverGiveUp to share who they "don't ever give up for" across social media platforms on ESPY Day. Tweets and other social posts using the hashtag will be integrated during the ESPYS simulcast on ESPN2 at 9 p.m.
· Additional integrated fundraising messaging will appear across ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN DEPORTES and ESPN.com.
Date Time (ET) Program Network(s)
Tue, Jul 15 7 p.m. Don't Ever Give Up: The ESPYS Jimmy V Award for Perseverance ESPN2, WatchESPNWed, Jul 16 12 a.m. The Freddie Coleman Show ESPNEWS, ESPN Radio 3 a.m. Don't Ever Give Up: The ESPYS Jimmy V Award for Perseverance ESPNEWS 4 a.m. Don't Ever Give Up: The ESPYS Jimmy V Award for Perseverance ESPNEWS 5 a.m. Don't Ever Give Up: The ESPYS Jimmy V Award for Perseverance ESPNEWS 6 a.m. Mike & Mike ESPN2, ESPNEWS, ESPN Radio, WatchESPN 10 a.m. The Herd - Live from Moores Cancer Center in San Diego ESPNEWS, ESPN Radio 12 p.m. The V Foundation: Premios de Perseverancia ESPN DEPORTES 1 p.m. SVP & Russillo ESPNEWS, ESPN Radio 4 p.m. ESPY Day on ESPN Radio ESPNEWS, ESPN Radio 7 p.m. The 2014 ESPYS Countdown Show ESPN, ESPN Radio, WatchESPN 7 p.m. #Redes ESPN DEPORTES 8 p.m. Nación ESPN ESPN DEPORTES 9 p.m. The 2014 ESPYS presented by Capital One ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Radio, WatchESPN 9 p.m. ESPY Day Benefitting The V Foundation - The 2014 ESPYS Simulcast ESPN2, WatchESPN 11:30 p.m. ESPYS Post Show presented by Jordan ESPN2, ESPN Radio, WatchESPN 12 a.m. The Freddie Coleman Show ESPN Radio
About the ESPYS
The ESPYS gather top celebrities from sports and entertainment to commemorate the past year in sports by recognizing major sports achievements, reliving unforgettable moments and saluting the leading performers and performances. The 2014 ESPYS marks the shows 22nd telecast and will recognize both sport-specific achievements, such as "Best MLB Player" and "Best WNBA Player," and best-in-sport winners, such as "Best Team" or "Best Female Athlete" that pit nominees from different sports against each other.
The 2014 ESPYS, hosted by Drake, will be televised live Wednesday, July 16, at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN from Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles. For additional ESPYS news and information, please follow the official ESPYS Twitter handle: @ESPYS. Tickets to The 2014 ESPYS are available for public purchase at AXS.com.
About Team ESPN
Team ESPN, the corporate citizenship program of ESPN, encompasses ESPN's multi-faceted community initiatives, including employee volunteerism, charitable giving and cause marketing, while also utilizing its diverse media assets. Through Team ESPN, ESPN employees and fans join together to make a difference in the communities where we live, work and play.
About The V Foundation for Cancer Research
The V Foundation for Cancer Research was founded in 1993 by ESPN and the late Jim Valvano, legendary North Carolina State basketball coach and ESPN commentator. Since 1993, The Foundation has awarded more than $115 million to fund cancer research grants nationwide. It awards 100 percent of all direct cash donations and net proceeds of events directly to cancer research and related programs. Administrative and fundraising expenses are paid by the Foundation's endowment. The Foundation awards grants through a competitive awards process strictly supervised by a Scientific Advisory Board. For more information on The V Foundation or to make a donation, please visit www.jimmyv.org.