Modelo and Corona AlliancesMatt Corley
Graybeal Distributing also distributes products from Constellation Brands, including Corona and Corona Light, Modelo, Negra Modelo, and Pacifico.
Modelo Especial is the World Cup broadcast sponsor for soccer on the Fox network and on Univision, an American Spanish language channel.
Corona Extra is the presenting sponsor for the Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) fight schedule.
Corona Extra is a corporate sponsor for The V Foundation for Cancer Research. Formed by ESPN and Jim Valvano in 1993, after Jim was diagnosed with cancer, this foundation bestows Translational Research Grants, designed to accelerate laboratory findings with the goal of benefiting patients more quickly. The V Foundation has awarded more than $100 million to more than 100 facilities nationwide and proudly awards 100% of direct donations and net event proceeds to cancer research.
Jim Valvano spent 19 seasons as a head NCAA basketball coach and was a sports commentator for ESPN. Each spring Corona and The V Foundation partner together during the basketball season with the “Help Find A Cure” campaign. Participating bars and restaurants sell paper basketballs, with 100 percent of the donations going directly to fund cancer research throughout the country. Patrons can also donate in stores by scanning the QR code on the Corona display.