Through participation in the Villanova Athletic Fund (VAF), alumni, parents and friends -- our passionate Wildcat fans-- can be part of the tradition of excellence and support all Villanova Athletics programs. The Villanova Athletic Fund directly benefits our exceptional student-athletes and dedicated coaches, and provides players the full Villanova experience, in competition, in the classroom and in the community. The fundraising efforts for Villanova Athletics are an integral part of the University Advancement program and the University's overall fundraising efforts to support the Villanova Strategic Plan.
Men's Basketball Events
Make plans to join fellow Wildcat fans to cheer on Villanova Men's Basketball during the postseason at these pregame events and game watches.
March 11-15 - BIG EAST Experience
Meet up with Villanova alumni and fans in NYC.
March 12 - Big East Tournament Reception at Stout NYC, 4 p.m.
March 13 - Villanova Power Breakfast, 7:30 a.m.
March 13 - Big East Young Alumni Pub Night, 5 p.m.
Maximize philanthropic support among our alumni, parents and friends to support (annually, endowment, capital/facilities, planned giving) our broad-based varsity athletic program
Reconnect former student-athletes to the university, their sport programs and former teammates and friends
Build volunteerism, ambassadorship and leadership among alumni, parents and friends for VU Athletics generally and their specific programs of interest
Calling on a team of donors, and a team of players!
The VAF is calling on Wildcat fans to support their favorite team. Make a gift to help your favorite Villanova athletic program win a $10,000 gift. Gifts will be awarded to the programs with the highest percentage increase in the number of overall donors and the highest percentage increase in dollars.
Director, Villanova Athletic Fund
Director of Athletics Development
Steve Pinone '87 '89
Senior Director of Advancement for Men's Basketball
Whitey Rigsby '78
Senior Major Gift Officer