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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.

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Yesterday, the @sixers Youth Foundation celebrated their investment in @CHAACamden's HoopHers program, which was founded in partnership with @PhillyYouthBB.

This eight-week summer program features both on-court and in-classroom programming for more than 50 Camden area girls.

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Got to fulfill an unbelievable childhood dream today when @sixers Youth Foundation drafted me on their team to inspire some of my hometown girls from Camden, NJ! This is what life is about...full circle #payingitforward #onepurepositivepowerthought #DreamBelieveNeverQuit

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Tonight, the Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund will officially welcome eight new scholars as part of the Class of 2019!

For more information on the WCMF➡️: https://t.co/ubUnoBbHxO

.@sixers’ own @BenSimmons25 dishing out assists even in the off-season!

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Last week, more than 40 youth from China, traveling with Zhejiang TV, visited the @sixers Training Complex for a tour and career exploration panel discussion with members of the organization, including 76ers Executive Chef JaeHee Cho, Data Scientist Ivana Seric, and more!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to @BenSimmons25, who knows how to dish assists both on and off the court! 😤

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Hive join us in wishing @mikescott a HAPPY BIRTHDAY! 🐝

RETWEET to join us in wishing @tobias31 a HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! 🎉

.@sixers and NBA Cares Ambassador @jasoncollins98 proudly hosted a #Pride community conversation and basketball clinic for 30 youth from @LUCY_Outreach, which serves members of the LGBT community and allies!

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This week, the @sixers Youth Foundation provided 3⃣0⃣scholarships to local educators for them to attend the @iste Conference in Philadelphia where they had the opportunity to learn more about the Foundation's Math Hoops program and more!

#ISTE19 | #ThrowbackThursday

Thank you @sixers and @VirtuaHealth for continuing to support CCSD and Camden County’s existing grade level reading initiative, Born to Read. We are so grateful for your collaborative effort to replicate a citywide project to build Book Nooks for our children to read & explore.

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.@SIXERSSTRONG out in the community. Here in Camden, NJ at U.S. Wiggins Family School building book nooks, and a lot more. It’s the 5th annual ‘Project 76 day’ presented by Virtua

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More than 150 @sixers and @VirtuaHealth staff members will support the city of Camden’s Born to Read initiative as part of today’s 5th Annual Project 76 Day, presented by Vitrua!

You can follow along with all of today’s activities ⬇️

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"It matters to open up new facilities. It matters to be a part of the community" - @chrisheck76

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