Sunday May 1st, Vitesse will play against FC Utrecht. This season the match is to raise awereness for the Dutch Cancer Society. And like last season, this year the Dutch Cancer Society will have their name and logo on the shirt of Vitesse.
Sponsor Truphone makes the gesture, like last season, to make the shirt available for this special match against FC Utrecht for the CSR-partner of Vitesse.
Rob van Velzen Truphone: "Like last year, we offered our spot on the shirt of Vitesse to the Dutch Cancer Society. To show that Truphone is connected to Vitesse and its social partners, to increase opportunities together. Hopefully to ensure that in the future there will be a day when no one has to die of cancer."
This year, the unique match shirts will be auctioned. The revenues from the auction will be donated to scientific research into pancreatic cancer. The online auction starts Monday, May 2nd at 12:00. Would you like to have one of these unique match shirts? You can place your bid via Vitesse.nl/veiling. The bidding ends Friday, May 6th, 16:00.
Vitesse and Dutch Cancer Society
Since the end of 2012 Vitesse and the Dutch Cancer Society have a close cooperation. Besides the traditional match Vitesse and the Dutch Cancer Society strengthen each other at different times in the season. Along with the Dutch Cancer Society Vitesse commits itself each season to raise money specifically for scientific research into pancreatic cancer. Sunday he Dutch Cancer Society will be collecting money at the entrances of Gelredome. The proceeds go to scientific research into pancreatic cancer.