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7th Annual Jackie & Hank Herskowitz Sports Night featuring Jay Wright
August 11 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
College basketball fans everywhere know the name, Jay Wright. The former Villanova Wildcats Head Coach joins the Katz JCC of Atlantic County’s seventh annual Jackie & Hank Herskowitz Sports Night fundraising event as the headline speaker.
For twenty-one seasons, Jay Wright guided the Villanova Wildcats to new heights, including NCAA national championships in 2016 and 2018 and four appearances in the NCAA Final Four. In January 2020, The Bucknell University graduate (1983) was named the Associated Press men’s college basketball Coach of the Decade. Wright was enshrined on Sept. 11, 2021, in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
The JCC’s Sports Night event has been named after the late Jackie & Hank Herskowitz of Margate whose philanthropy helped so many. Their philanthropic legacy will continue with the seventh annual Jackie & Hank Herskowitz Sports Night fundraising event, which raises money for its scholarship fund to further its mission to provide the children and seniors of Atlantic County, as well as the community as a whole, programs and services that enhance and enrich their lives.