Good things come to those who work

Beyond the game, Wilt Chamberlain’s legacy lives on in the charitable spirit he stood for, the scholarships he made possible, and in you. The Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund invites you to carry on his legacy—and start your own.

Larger
than life

20,000 points. 4 MVP Awards. 2 World championships. But more impressive than the numbers was the man behind them. Wilt Chamberlain didn’t just change the game, he changed the lives of those around him. Through his Memorial Fund, his legacy lives on today.

College is calling

Each year, the Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund awards eight high school seniors with the financial support to continue their education. To realize their dreams. Think you have what it takes to win one of our scholarships?

Hall of Fame Students

Meet the students who have taken their education to the next level with help from the Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund.

Twitter

.@sixers salute Staff Sergeant Justin Schilling!

SSgt Schilling is a 10-year veteran of the @USArmy and currently serves as an Active Duty service member, supporting the Pennsylvania Army National Guard. Last night, he was honored as the @Toyota Military Salute of the Game!

Attending tomorrow night's game? Join the @sixers in celebrating the #SeasonofGiving by donating to the annual Family Coat Drive, presented by @RothenbergLaw.

All fans who donate will be entered for a chance to win two tickets to a future 76ers home game!

Officer Christopher Culver of the @PhillyPolice Department was last night’s First Responder of the Game, presented by @BELFORGroup!

A 20-year veteran of the of the force, Officer Culver is currently a member of the department’s counter terrorism unit.

Big Sixers Youth Foundation News! 🗓️

• 12/10 vs DEN is SYF Night - find out more about the $1M+ the nonprofit has committed to 40K+ youth in the greater Philadelphia area.

• Annual SYF Gala feat. @JuliusErving @alleniverson and current coaches and players set for 3/9/2020.

Fans attending the game on Dec. 10 can join the @sixers in celebrating the #SeasonofGiving by donating to the annual Family Coat Drive, presented by @RothenbergLaw.

All fans who donate will be entered for a chance to win two tickets to a future 76ers home game!

🚨 NOW OPEN! 🚨

The Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund is now accepting applications for its 2020 scholarship program. Each year, The Fund awards scholarships to select qualified high school seniors looking to advance their studies in the fall.

TO APPLY: https://t.co/BxwQZ3Phkc

Prior to last night’s game, @Kyle_OQuinn met with 10-year-old Khi Khi Gindraw of the @NBCSPhilly Shining Stars Awards program and the @MarchofDimes.

Growing up, Khi Khi has battled and persevered multiple complications from being born prematurely.

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North Philly native Staff Sergeant Ivan Thomas returned home from his most recent deployment to Osan Air Force Base in South Korea.

SSG. Thomas is set to retire from active duty and now just added surprising his son for his return!

#PhilaUnite

.@sixers coach Brett Brown hosted his 4th annual Bounce Out The Stigma Autism Inclusion Basketball Clinic this weekend for more than 75 local youth with autism spectrum disorders.

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The @sixers honored @PhillyFireDept’s Asst. Deputy Commissioner for EMS Crystal Yates this week with the First Responder of the Game, presented by @BELFORGroup!

She was the first African-American female in department history to be promoted to Fire Paramedic Services Chief.

Based in West Kensington, La Salle Academy provides education to high-need youth through a diverse environment and a unique, extended school year model.

For this, La Salle Academy was recognized by the @sixers this week with the Game Changer Award, presented by @FirstrustBank!

As part of the NBA season of giving initiative the @SIXERSSTRONG & Toyota took part today in the 5th annual day of service benefiting Operation Gratitude. We packaged 1,000 comfort & care kits. 600 paracord bracelets for service members in Iraq & Afghanistan.

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.@J_Rich1 & @Kyle_OQuinn joined more than 100 volunteers at today’s annual @sixers Military Day of Service, presented by @Toyota.

In partnership with @OpGratitude, more than 1,000 care kits, 600 paracord survival bracelets and 250 Battalion Buddies were packaged in total!

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Thank you to all who donated to the @sixers Canned Food Drive, presented by @ShopRiteStores!

The next Canned Food Drive will be held during our home game on Feb. 11.

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