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COMMUNITY EVENTS

Stay informed, stay involved

Even if you can’t (or can!) contribute your time to regular volunteering, the Neighborhood Cancer Connection also hosts a few iconic events to star on your calendar. The Hope Ball and the Ladies’ Golf Tournament are our biggest events, but we also host smaller one-off events throughout the year to keep you connected to the community.

FEATURED EVENT

Breakfast of Champions

Event Details

  • Includes fully catered, seated breakfast
  • Sponsorship opportunities between
    $5k – $15k
  • Reserved seating
  • Team Photo with Coach Dabo
    (with MVP-level Sponsorships)
  • 100% of funds raised support local cancer care at Neighborhood Cancer Connection

FEATURED EVENT

Saturday Wig Fever

Event Details

  • Cancer patient support groups
  • Caregiver support groups
  • Bereavement support groups
  • Breast Cancer support groups
  • Individual counseling for cancer patients, family members, and the bereaved

The 40th Hope Ball Raises a Total of $704,000 in One Night!

In a celebration marked by elegance and generosity, the 40th Hope Ball illuminated Greenville on Friday April 26th, 2024. This biennial event benefiting the Neighborhood Cancer Connection raised over $704,000 in a single night, marking the largest amount ever raised in the history of the Hope Ball.

Since 1984, the Hope Ball has been held in Greenville and is considered the premiere fundraising event for the Neighborhood Cancer Connection. Held every two years, the elegant, black-tie dinner and dance took place at the 405 Venue and was attended by 522 people with over 44 sponsors. It was a spectacular event with catering by Table 301, cocktails from Breakthru Beverage and Six and Twenty Distillery, along with live music from the Atlantic Party Fantastics. 

Thank you to our sponsors listed below. Without them, the Hope Ball wouldn’t have been possible!

WHY?
Cancer makes people vulnerable on many levels. While attacking the body, it can drain financial resources, strain caregivers, and overwhelm families. For the past 58 years, the Neighborhood Cancer Connection has provided families from all walks of life with hope, support, financial assistance, counseling services, and up-to-date cancer information. We are not affiliated with any other non-profit or cancer organization and are completely dependent on local donations. All funding comes from the Greenville community and all funding remains in Greenville County.

WHO BENEFITS & HOW?
The Neighborhood Cancer Connection provides direct services to thousands of cancer patients and their families. In addition, our individual and group counseling services impact the lives of not only patients but also their family members and the bereaved in our community.

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Become a sponsor of this year’s event and experience being part of changing lives in our neighborhood. 

SPONSORSHIP TIERS

Click here for the Hope Ball Sponsorship Packet

  • Reception Hope Sponsor – $25,000
  • Premiere Partner of Hope – $20,000
  • Leaders of Hope – $12,500
  • Benefactors of Hope – $7,500
  • Grand Patron of Hope – $3,000
  • Physicians of Hope – $1,500
  • Patron of Hope – $1,500
 
Checks and online payment accepted.

2024 Presenting Sponsor

Reception of Hope Sponsor

Premier Partner of Hope Sponsors

Transportation of Hope Sponsor

Leaders of Hope Sponsors

Drs. Hunter & Anna Louise Hicklin

The Halter Family

Kendra & Wes Thornton

AnnLouise & Dale Fenton

Jan & Bill McCrary

Olivia Hawkins & Fiesky Nunez

Drs. Ritu & Aniket Saha

Fund-the-Need Match Sponsor

Music of Hope Sponsor

Steven & Susan Bichel

Benefactors of Hope Sponsors

Suzonna Geagan

Pacolet Milliken

Grand Patron of Hope Sponsors

The Timmons Foundation

Beverage Sponsor

In-Kind Sponsors

The Ladies Golf Tournament

The Ladies Golf Tournament will be returning to Greenville for its 23rd year in Summer 2024. Funds raised from the tournament will support crucial needs to help grow Greenville’s cancer support system. Check back soon for more information.

Notice!

We are TEMPORARILY relocating our office. Services will be provided from 527 Mills Ave. (Suite 101-A) until our new facility is complete. Please call 864.232.8439 for more information or directions.