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Layups4Life in the News

February 4, 2024

Roxbury Grad Continues Raising Money for Cancer Research

ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury High School graduate Dan Exter, a cancer survivor who founded the Layups 4 Life charitable organization that raises money for cancer research, has announced the dates for two 2024 events.

March 6, 2020

Layups 4 Life Featured as “Organizations Using Sports To Improve Lives”

Layups 4 Life is one of six national organizations being recognized by for their work in “Using Sports To Improve Lives,” Click to watch more!

April 14, 2019

CEO Dan Exter is a Guest on ‘Walt’s Kitchen Table’ Podcast

CEO Dan Exter is a guest on Walt Blau’s podcast, ‘Walt’s Kitchen Table’, a podcast featuring captivating stories from fascinating people. Click to listen for a great conversation about life, overcoming obstacles and turning a negative into a positive.

March 15, 2019

Morris County Seniors Play 4 a Purpose

Morris Knolls High School’s Dan Byrnes and his fellow teammates on Team Ball4aCause defeated Team Play4aPurpose, 138-125, in the first annual Morris County Senior All-Star Game at Morristown-Beard School in Morristown on Thursday, March 14.

March 9, 2019

Morris County All-Star Game Benefits Cancer Research

The inaugural Morris-County Senior All-Star game brings the areas best seniors together on the court to support the fight against cancer.

April 30, 2018

Annual Charity Basketball Tournament Successful at New Venue

Participants ranging in age from teens to adults in their sixties, packed the Parsippany PAL in support of Layups 4 Life’s fourth annual 3v3 charity basketball and fundraiser.

March 30, 2018

Cancer Survivor Prepares for Layups 4 Life, a Basketball Tournament Fundraiser

Layups 4 Life will hold their 4th annual 3-on-3 charity basketball tournament on Saturday, April 28 from 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Parsippany PAL Youth Center Team check in is at 10:00 a.m.

January 29, 2018

Tapinto Parsippany Podcast Episode: 1on1 with Founder/CEO Dan Exter

Founder/CEO of Layups 4 Life, Dan Exter joins TapInto Parsippany’s Laura Ali on her weekly podcast show. The story behind Layups 4 Life, the difference L4L is making in the fight against cancer and all of their 2018 events are discussed during this episode

December 27, 2017

The Inspiring Story Behind Layups 4 Life

According to Dan Exter, you can be one of those people that spend a lifetime participating and supporting different cancer causes, but there is nothing that puts a spark and a fire in your life’s mission until you awake one morning to a doctor with bad news.

April 6, 2015

Roxbury Cancer Survivor Launches Fundraiser

“More than 20 teams have registered for Layups4Life, exceeding Exter’s planned capacity. Two dozen businesses have donated prizes for the raffle and silent auction. He has already raised more than $2,000 for clinical trials at Sloan Kettering.”