March Hoops to Beat Blindness is inspired by my son, Brendan, who won his battle with eye cancer at the young age of 9 months. Ever since then, I've looked to find ways to support research aimed at preventing and treating blinding conditions.
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INFO ABOUT MHBB
March Hoops to BEAT Blindness is an annual event held during the first round of the NCAA Basketball Tournament. On those days, Myron Hepner pledges to watch all 32 basketball games played those days!
In exchange for the contribution of his time and efforts, donations are requested in support of research programs at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center so other people who struggle with vision problems might also have a chance to enjoy watching sporting events!
THANK YOU for helping me BEAT Blindness!! Together, we are making a big difference in the lives of many people!
12-year MHBB TOTAL Contributions
(thru 2018): $93,000.73
HOW TO DONATE
ONLINE - Go to the Make A Donation page to make a donation on-line. Get Prizes for your donation too!
Donate $75 to enter into the Grand Prize Drawings - win special prizes!!
Donate $100 or more to receive an EXTRA ENTRY in the drawings!!
LAST YEAR'S GRAND PRIZES INCLUDED:
Donate $50 or more to receive an MHBB shirt!!
(while supplies last)
DINE TO DONATE!!
Go to Pizza House during March Hoops to BEAT Blindness to have 15% of your dine in or carry out purchase donated to the event!
NOTE: Be sure to mention BEAT BLINDNESS when you order.
T-SHIRTS - All donations of $50 or more will receive an official March Hoops to BEAT Blindness t-shirt!
Offer good while supplies last - donate today!
(pictured below are last year's shirt - watch for announcements about MHBB 2019 shirts)
DRAWINGS - Everyone who donates will be entered into drawings for cool prizes, including t-shirts, MHBB merchandise, gift certificates, apparel, and more. Watch the Prizes page to see as prizes are being added between now and March Hoops to BEAT Blindness.
Click here to see who won prizes in past events!
You do not need to be present to win, but you must make a donation prior to the drawing to be eligible.
Go to the Make A Donation page to donate today!