AVC in the News

Recent news stories:

The Candidly Chic

(An amazing lifestyle blog that checks out charities that aren’t house hold names . . . but should be!)
Athletes VS. Crohn’s


Noah Weber shares his journey on this podcast where they talk about everything Crohn’s & Colitis

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iTunes – https://apple.co/2XXeuF4

PlayerFM – https://bit.ly/3exNti2

Santa Clarita Valley

Saugus football player meets NBA’s Larry Nance, Jr. through Athletes vs. Crohn’s & Colitis


Larry Nance Jr. Takes Pride in Being a Face of Crohn’s Disease, Hopes to Become Inspiration for Young Athletes

Yahoo Sports

Larry Nance Jr. is Using His Battle with Crohn’s Disease to Show Young Patients They Can do Anything

News 12 Westchester

Teen raises money for Crohn’s research with assist from NBA’s Larry Nance Jr.

Adidas and Game Plan A

What It’s Like to Be a Teenager With Crohn’s

Blog entry for the IBD organization Gut It Out:

What It’s Like to Be a Teenager With Crohn’s

The Scarsdale Enquirer

Scarsdale Sophomore, NBA Star Fight Crohn’s Together

Daily News

Westchester teen with Crohn’s disease partners with NBA star Larry Nance Jr. to launch charity

Disney’s Babble Blog

15-Year-Old and NBA Star Team Up in Their Shared Fight Against Crohn’s Disease

Every Day Health

“How Larry Nance Jr. Handles Crohn’s Disease”

Laker’s Outsiders

“Larry Nance, Jr. “really excited” about new foundation for kids with Crohn’s Disease”

USA Today

“Wyoming’s Larry Nance Jr. grows beyond a disease’s constraints”

Scarsdale Inquirer

“13 year old, family take on Crohn’s with NBA’s Nance Jr.”


Goodyear Sponsors two Athletes with Crohn’s to a Surprise Day:

While on the road, Larry Nance Jr. meets with youth athletes whom also have Crohn’s disease to help inspire
them to keep moving forward with their athletic goals. Goodyear surprised two athletes with a blimp ride,
tickets to the Cavs vs. Lakers game at the Staples Center, and a chance to meet Larry Nance Jr in person
during warm-ups. We were honored to be part of the surprise.




CloseUp360’s “Home Court” series:

The duo was recently interviewed in New York as they hosted two fundraising events.
Thank you to CloseUp360 for capturing their impact!


Fox News Ohio:

“Cav’s Larry Nance Jr positively impacting people suffering from Crohn’s & Colitis”


Yahoo News:

“Larry Nance Jr.’s journey brings him full circle”
Click here to read the article and watch the video.


NBA’s Beyond the Paint

“Larry Nance, Jr’s Infusion of Hope”

See Larry’s rise to the NBA after being diagnosed with Crohn’s. In this video,
Kristen Ledlow catches up with the Nance family to discuss the challenges of overcoming Crohn’s disease and
how he handles it while playing in the NBA.

As a way to connect to the Crohn’s and colitis community, Larry Nance, Jr. invites kids
to spend time with him while getting his Remicade infusions.


Athletes Brand

“Athletes Brand Shirt Collaboration”


Verizon Fios News 1

Interview from the 1st Annual 3 on 3 Fundraiser


News 12

News 12 came to document the fundraiser and spread awareness


Yankee’s Pregame Press Conference

Joe Girardi, former manager of the New York Yankees, tells Noah’s story while wearing an A vs C t-shirt
during his pregame press conference to help raise awareness of Athletes vs. Crohn’s and Colitis.


Noah Weber shares his journey with a podcast called Guts & Glory where they talk about everything Crohn’s & Colitis



ESPN Radio, New York Sports and Beyond:

ESPN Radio – 98.7 FM: A segment from New York Sports and Beyond includes coverage on Athletes vs. Crohn’s and Colitis.
(Bill Daughtry’s introduction ends at 1:25 and Noah’s interview resumes at 2:02 after 37 seconds of silence)

ESPN Radio – 98.7 FM: Another segment from New York Sports and Beyond catches up with Noah Weber & Larry Nance, Jr., about Athletes vs Crohn’s.
(You can find the segment at the 27:07 mark)