Valorant Charity Tournament Set to Take Place Saturday-Sunday, April 15-16
The National Esports Collegiate Conference (NECC) has partnered with Collegiate Valorant Hub to announce the Cherry Cup event. This two-day charity Valorant Tournament is for marginalized gender players. The tournament will be raising money for the Trevor Project, a crisis service for LGBTQ+ youth.
For more information, including how to register for the tournament, please see below.
The tournament will take place on the weekend of April 15-16 in the intermission between the NECC regular seasons and the playoffs, and is intended for teams of marginalized gender players all from the same university.
The Cherry Cup was an idea from the NECC's recently-formed Community Engagement Committee and speaks to the committee's mission of diversity, equity, and inclusion for all players.
2023 NECC x CVH Cherry Cup Information
Cherry Cup Discord discord.gg/Vq5qu9szQU
For more information about the Trevor Project, please visit their website: https:/www.thetrevorproject.org
ABOUT THE NECC
The NECC has sponsored both regular season competition and championships across a wide variety of popular titles since 2020. With more than 300 colleges and universities currently competing, the NECC strives to be a positive home for the collegiate gaming community.
The NECC fosters innovative competition experiences, provides quality broadcasting services, and works to support an inclusive community within collegiate esports. The NECC was started as a way to provide the collegiate gaming community with the respect it warranted and deserved. The conference prides itself on responding to the needs of its schools, directors, coaches, and most importantly - its players.