2017 BHC Events
January 22nd: Gender Based Violence Tournament
Lisanne and Fellows, Chloe and Jake hosted a Gender Based Violence awareness tournament. During this event UGB and national team coaches gave a heartwarming speech about the importance of basketball and education. Over 300 GBV awareness pamphlets were distributed to 100 participants and 300 spectators. Of our participants 4 (2 boys and 2 girls) were chosen for the U16 national team and 2 were sponsored for school!
March 15th-21st: Team Visits Rwanda
Founder and Executive Director, Lindsey Kittredge, heads to Rwanda to visit our Basketball Health Corps program in Rwanda. Board members, Jackie MacMullan, Amy Latimer, Alex Gallagher, along with student-athletes from the Noble and Greenough School will be joining her for the incredible journey across the sea! If you have equipment, shoes or clothing in good condition that you would like to send over please contact Bri Colantonio at Bri@shootingtouch.com
March 18th: National Women's Day Tournament
The Basketball Health Corps is hosting their Annual National Women's Day Tournament highlighting the role sport has in the lives of the youth we serve. We are excited to showcase all the handwork these women have done!