In November of 2018, Victor Oladipo was named an Anthem Health Champion for his commitment both on the court and in the community. To join Victor in the fight against cancer, the Anthem Foundation has pledged to donate $1,000 to Dunk Cancer for each dunk he makes during the 2018/19 NBA season. The grant will fund cancer research and prevention, as well as, treatment and support for hundreds of individuals and families touched by cancer. Thanks to Victor’s commitment, a minimum of $100,000 will be donated to benefit those affected by this disease.
The Anthem Health Champion program was designed to create greater awareness for our communities most critical health issues and recognize individuals who are making a positive impact on the health and wellness of the country; exception role models dedicated to leading healthy, active lifestyles and who are inspiring others to do the same.