"I’ve had many victories in my life, many great victories…championship victories, gold medal victories, but this is the victory of all victories. You can’t even compare it to the others. It is for eternity. "

“Press on. Never give up. Run the race the best you can run it.”
- Coach Kay Yow
$5.18 million
Allocated to women’s cancer research
"When life kicks you, let it kick you forward." ®


November 17th, 2015

On December 3, 2015, the Kay Yow Cancer Fund will celebrate 8 years of doing what Coach Yow asked us to do…

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The Kay Yow Cancer Fund was officially founded on December 3, 2007, from the vision of the organization’s namesake Kay Yow, former North Carolina State University head women’s basketball coach.

Through events, fundraising and partnerships, the Kay Yow Cancer Fund supports research, provides grants, and drives inspiration in the fight against women’s cancers.

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