About Philadelphia 76ers
The Philadelphia 76ers joined the Black History Month Assist Challenge in its second year to help raise awareness about prostate cancer in the African-American community, while raising funds to support life-saving research. The Sixers pledged to donate $250 per assist throughout the month, totaling $67,000 towards PCF. Through their company Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE), owners Joshua Harris and David Blitzer matched the team and contributed another $50,000 to reach a total of $150,000. Learn more here.