Lunch Pail Defense Foundation

Coach Bud Foster, has combined his coined symbol, the Lunch Pail, and his personal notoriety, to create an amazing community scholarship as well as a new Organ Transplant Family Support Program.

The Lunch Pail Defense Foundation is a non-profit corporation (per IRS Code Section 501(c)(3)) whose dual purpose is to fund an academic scholarships for eligible high school students from the New River or Roanoke Valley areas, as well as assisting the families of those awaiting organ transplants.

The LPDF scholarship recipient will embody the characteristics symbolized by the Lunch Pail in terms of spirit, character, work ethic and determination to succeed in all areas of life.

Our Organ Transplant Support program is in conjunction with Duke University Medical Center, and aims to provide financial assistance to the families of those undergoing organ transplants with often prohibitive costs like longterm lodging, transportation, food, and child care, among others.

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​Come see us at Sharkies on October 26th from 4-8 PM for our annual Pack the Pail event!

Upcoming Events

Pack the Pail 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:05 PM

Pack the Pail is right around the corner! Join us at Sharkies for a wonderful night benefitting the Lunch Pail Defense Foundation. Sharkies and The Clubhouse with Danny Nokes will be partnering together for this percentage night going to aid our scholarships. Get ready for a great night with your friends here at LPDF!

Hokies Football Schedule

Date Opponent Location
09/03/17 West Virginia Mountaineers W, 24-31
09/09/17 Delaware Blue Hens W, 0-27
09/16/17 East Carolina Pirates W, 64-17
09/23/17 Old Dominion Monarchs W, 0-38
09/30/17 Clemson Tigers L, 31-17
10/07/17 Boston College Eagles W, 23-10
10/21/17 North Carolina Tar Heels Home
10/28/17 Duke Blue Devils Home
11/04/17 Miami Hurricanes Away
11/11/17 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Away
11/18/17 Pittsburgh Panthers Home
11/24/17 Virginia Cavaliers Away
12/02/17 ACC Championship TBD


“W-I-N (What’s Important Now) To make change; To influence; To use this moment to be better than the last; To achieve greatness in all aspects of your life; Win at home. Win at school. Win at business. Win at life.”