The DC Lacrosse Classic is an annual event to celebrate the sport and its growth throughout Washington, DC while also raising funds to help grow the game further through WINNERS Lacrosse.
New to this year, Play4TheCure joins WINNERS Lacrosse as a beneficary to help bring the event to new heights!
Admission is $5 for adults and free for children. We hope to see you there!
All proceeds from the event will benefit WINNERS Lacrosse and Play4TheCure. If you are unable to make the event, you can still make a difference today by clicking HERE! Read below to find out more about these awesome organizations!
In 2014, WINNERS started DC’s first middle school lacrosse league, that now includes nearly 300 boys and girls. In 2015, WINNERS expanded to create an elementary school league and now serves students in grades K-8th. Since its inception, WINNERS has introduced lacrosse to over 10,000 boys and girls in Washington, DC.
Play4TheCure is a signature program of The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR), a leading cancer research charity dedicated to funding cancer research and public education relating to cancer prevention, earlier diagnosis, better treatments and, ultimately, a cure for cancer. NFCR promotes and facilitates collaboration among scientists to accelerate the pace of discovery from bench to bedside.
Since 1973, NFCR has provided nearly $320 million in support of discovery-oriented cancer research focused on understanding how and why cells become cancerous, and on public education relating to cancer prevention, detection, and treatment. NFCR is about Research for a Cure—cures for all types of cancer.
For more information, please visit http://www.NFCR.org.