As most of you are aware, the Manitoba Association of Basketball Official's 3rd Annual ‘Call A Foul On Cancer’ Pink Whistle Campaign is well underway, in support of CancerCare Manitoba Foundation.

Participating MABO Officials will be wearing ‘Pink Whistles’ from February 1 – 28 to show their support during all levels of basketball in the province.  We would love to surpass last year’s donation of $4,707.

We are pleased to report that 93 MABO officials have already confirmed their donation and participation in this year’s campaign!  We would like to thank the following officials associations/regions for their contribution to date:

  • KPAC – 20 officials
  • WWAC – 1 official
  • SCAC – 20 officials
  • Winnipeg #1 – 18 officials
  • Winnipeg Minor Basketball Association (WMBA) – 17 officials
  • Westman (WBOA) – 9 officials
  • Central (PBOA) – 3 officials
  • Eastman - 5 officials

If you have not already done so and would still like to participate, please contact your Assignor to arrange for your pink whistle and lanyard – we have extras on hand!

PLEASE REMEMBER:  MABO has approved the use of the Pink Whistle during ALL games from February 1-28, 2013 ONLY.

To surpass our fundraising goal from last year, we encourage you to pass this information on to your family and friends and encourage them to donate online by clicking on this link: Call A Foul On Cancer, or by visiting, clicking the ‘Donate Now’ button and selecting the 'Call A Foul On Cancer' link from the right side of the page.  Alternatively, they may call the CancerCare Manitoba Foundation office at 204-787-4143.  Canadian tax receipts will be issued for all donations over $15.00.


For more information, please contact MABO Pink Whistle Campaign Co-Chairs:

Dave Morphy at
Cam Moskal at

Thanks for your support!


Dave Morphy
Cam Moskal
MABO Pink Whistle Campaign Co-Chairs
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