OUR HONOREES

Norm Stewart Legacy Award

The recipient of this award will achieve 2 out of 3 of the following qualities: 

  • An individual, company or group who, through volunteerism, have shown outstanding commitment and care to the citizens of the Kansas City metro.

  • Connected with the American Cancer Society’s mission

  • Achiever within athletics, basketball preferred.

2019 NORM STEWART LEGACY AWARD RECIPIENT:

GARY PINKEL

The 2019 nominee for the Norm Stewart Legacy award is Coach Gary Pinkel. Coach Pinkel was the head coach for Mizzou Athletic's Football team from 2001-2015. Coach is also currently receiving treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

2019 Cancer Champions

CANCER CHAMPS:

The recipients of this award are survivors of cancer, willing to share their story.

  • Each individual will share their story leading up to Coaches vs Cancer Kansas City Tipoff and at the event. 

  • They are connected with the American Cancer Society’s mission. 

  • Each champion will have the honor of escorting a featured coach of our panel to the stage at the event. 

American Cancer Society, Inc.

1100 Pennsylvania Ave

Kansas City, MO 64105

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Lauren Gruber

Lauren.Gruber@cancer.org

(816) 218-7154