Coach Manning embraces the practice of being benevolent, giving and sharing. He maintains a strong presence in the community through various organizations.
THE JIMMY V FOUNDATION – The V Foundation has a strong presence in the scientific community. The Foundation is guided by an elite, all-volunteer Scientific Advisory Committee that recommends the research projects that are funded. The Board is comprised of top physicians and research assistants from prominent universities and cancer centers throughout the country. Jim’s dream of finding cures for cancer is one that is shared by millions. Although this goal has not yet been met, every day scientists get closer and will continue to honor Coach V’s words, “Don’t give up. Don’t ever give up.”
BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF AMERICA – The mission: to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.
BRENNER CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL – U.S. News & World Report has ranked Brenner Children’s Hospital, the pediatric arm of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, among the best children’s hospitals in the country.
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF AMERICA – BBBS is not your typical organization. It helps children realize their potential and helps build their futures. The nurture children and strengthen communities.