STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The K Woods Foundation will be hosting two community events — a 3vs3 Basketball Tournament and a Back to School Giveaway — designed to promote unity for residents of the Park Hill Houses in Clifton this coming weekend.
3VS3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
The 3vs3 Basketball Tournament with the K Woods Foundation and Unkle Pablo — starting at noon on Saturday at Lopez Park on Targee Street and Oder Avenue across from Home Depot — will cater to children ages 16 and under. Admission for kids is free, and adults will be charged $60 per team to play from 2 to 5 p.m. For registration or more information, e-mail Olobrown54@gmail.com.
The winners of the games will be awarded trophies.
PARK HILL UNITY DAY AND BACK TO SCHOOL GIVEAWAY
The Park Hill Unity Day and Back to School Giveaway — to take place at Sobel Court, between Targee Street and Park Hill Avenue, on Sunday from 1 to 6 p.m. — will include a giveaway of an array of school supplies and resources for children in the community.
The carnival-themed free Park Hill Day event will also include games, giveaways, food, music, bounce houses, face painting and backpack and supply giveaways to start off the new school year.
To make a donation for the purchase of school supplies, e-mail email@example.com.
The events are a prelude to the K Woods Foundation’s first-ever community center fundraiser and auction on Sept. 30, at Li Greci’s Staaten, in West Brighton.
To donate to the K Woods Foundation, please go to www.gofundme.com/f/kwoodsfoundation.