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.

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.


As part of the @sixers #MLKDay celebration, Dr. William Tucker, President of the Philadelphia Martin Luther King Jr. Association for Nonviolence, rang tonight’s ceremonial bell!

“Leader. Activist. Philosopher. Dreamer. Visionary. The late, great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was all of these and so much more” - @sixers legend Julius “Dr. J” Erving #MLKDay

In honor of #MLKDAY, @sixers General Manager Elton Brand and President of Business Operations @chrisheck76 volunteered this morning at the 24th Annual @mlkdayofservice.


Today, the @sixers salute Master Sergeant James Smigo!

Joined on Kids Day by his daughter Julia, MSGT. Smigo was recognized as the @Toyota Salute of the Game for his 18 years of service in the @USArmy.

With the @sixers visiting Indiana tonight, we look back to the last time the @Pacers were in town and Master Sergeant Erika Hertel was recognized as the @Toyota Salute of the Game! #ThrowbackThursday

Last night the @sixers highlighted & honored local mentor/mentee matches who are positively impacting their communities. Thank you for supporting the mentoring movement and National #MentoringMonth! #MentorIRL #NBAVoices @SIXERSSTRONG @mentor_ir @nbacares @KarlTowns @landryshamet


Prior to last night’s game, the @sixers highlighted and honored local mentors and mentees who are making a positive difference in their communities. #MentorIRL #NBAVoices


At tonight’s game, the @sixers will celebrate #MentoringMonth.

In attendance will be more than 20 “littles” who are partnered with 76ers staff members through the @BBBSA Beyond School Walls program!


Staff mentors from the @sixers met with @BBBSatl mentors before Friday’s game to share their experiences serving as mentors to youth. #MentorMonday

During #MentoringMonth, @sixers GM Elton Brand shared positive messages and advice with @MENTOR_program participants and mentors.

The unique mentoring program helps to reduce recidivism and create healthier communities.

This #NationalMentoringMonth we highlight, @sixers staff member Alex Deffaa.

Alex goes the extra mile as a mentor as she has made an impact as a Big for @BBBSA, as a tutor through @TutorMate, & much more!

If you want to become a mentor in real life ➡️:

.@mikemuscala knows how to dish the assist both on and off the court! #ThrowbackThursday #SeasonofGiving

Before his career-best game, @landryshamet surprised Angelique Gilyard with a custom @sixers jersey when she was honored as the Strong Kid of the Game, presented by @RothenbergLaw!

Tonight, the @sixers will celebrate their annual @PhillyPAL Night!

In Sept. 2017, the team assisted the Harris Family Charitable Foundation in opening a newly-renovated PAL Center in the Strawberry Mansion section of Philadelphia.

Look Back ➡️:


January is National Mentor Month.

As a part of the Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund Scholarship program, @sixers employees serve as mentors to The Fund’s scholars as they pursue higher education. #MentorIRL #NBAVoices

Become A Mentor Today ➡️:


The @sixers have a year-long commitment to honoring and recognizing the men and women of our nation’s armed forces. If you know a military member who should be honored with the @Toyota Salute of the Game, nominate them below!