Basketball game raises funds for cancer research

Professional and local basketball players will be hosting Score to Cure Cancer, a charity basketball game to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital on May 21. 
The game will take place at 6:30 p.m. in the Burnet Middle School gymnasium. Admittances is free for kids and students and $10 for adults. All proceeds will benefit the hospital. 
The game will include a halftime show including a small three-on-three tournament. Partipating teams will be selected by drawing. The winning team will play a game against three of the professional players at the event. 
For more information on the event, email jmaxhoops@gmail.com
The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Consistent with the vision of hospital founder Danny Thomas, no child is denied treatment based on race, religion or a family's ability to pay.

 

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