Hoops for Hope

2024 Fundraiser

Alive to Thrive


Due to low registrations, we regret to inform that the event has been cancelled. Thank you to all who expressed interest.

Basketball Tournament

Basketball Tournament

Saturday, June 22, 2024
10:00am – 4:00pm
Ages 10-18

Public Welcome
Ages 6-17-$3.00
Under 6-FREE

Morton Middle School
8555 Peters Pike, 
Vandalia, OH 45377

Good Luck Gram

Cheer for Your Team

Only $5 each or 4 for $18!
Let your student know you are cheering them on by surprising them with a Good Luck Gram! We will give the Good Luck Grams to players as they check in. Each gram will have a sweet treat, a salty treat, a sour treat, a piece of fruit, and a sticker enclosed. This is a great way to show you believe in your students and to wish them luck in their games!
(All items are Nut & Gluten Free)

Art Contest Winners!

Celebrating Talent and Resilience

The Hoops for Hope Art Contest not only showcases the immense talent of young artists but also highlights the importance of coming together to support meaningful causes. Through their creativity and dedication, Haley T and Evie M have brought the theme “Alive to Thrive” to life, reminding us all of the resilience of the human spirit.

Raffle Tickets

Win one of our "Slam Dunk" prizes! 🏀 Over $4000 in prizes!!!

Raffle tickets will be drawn on June 22 at the 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament. Ticket holders do not need to be present to win. All tickets purchased online will receive an email requesting a list of the baskets you want your tickets entered into and the quantity of tickets for each basket. If your ticket is drawn at the Hoops for Hope event you will be contacted at the phone number provided to arrange pick up of your prize(s). GOOD LUCK!!

  1. Abigail’s Foil & Fade Hair

Haircut certificate, 4 haircare products, and a Chick-fil-A sandwich

Value: $150.00


  1. Square One Salon & Spa

 $75 gift card and 3 products

Value: $175.00


  1. Mary Kay Cosmetics

Eight Mary Kay products

Value: $200.00


  1. Ashley Fox Photography

$100 photo session gift certificate and

$25 Rooster’s gift card

Value: $125.00


  1. Gem City Gymnastics

8-week gymnastic sessions and t-shirt

Value: $215.00


  1. Cincinnati Zoo

4 zoo admission passes,

2 McDonald’s kids meals and ice cream cones, 

$30 Cassano’s gift card

Value: $127.00


  1. COSI

2 COSI admission passes,

$25 Rooster’s gift card, and

2 McDonald’s kids meals

Value: $109.00


  1. Fundamentals First Basketball Academy

Basketball training session with former NBA player Wesley Fluellen

Value: $200.00


  1. Coffee & Cake

Warehouse 4 Coffee, t-shirt, tote bag, French press, mug, $25 Cheesecake Factory gift card, and Longhorn Steakhouse appetizers or desserts

Value: $107.00

  1. Skateworld of Vandalia

Pair of rollerskates,

2 McDonald’s kids meals and ice creams

Value: $100.00


  1. Cedar Point

4 Cedar Point admission passes and 3 Chick-fil-A breakfast sandwiches

Value: $224.00


  1. Get Out of the Kitchen

Texas Roadhouse dinner for two, appetizer, bag of peanuts, Texas Roadhouse seasonings, $10 Rusty Taco gift certificates,

Chick-fil-A sandwich, and

3 Longhorn Steakhouse appetizers or desserts

Value: $126.00


  1. Family Fun Adventures

4 admission passes to EnterTRAINment Junction, Young’s Dairy fun pass,

4 McDonald’s kids meals, and 3 ice cream cones

Value: $160.00


  1. Loft 23 Spa

60-minute massage or facial, 7 various body care products, and 2 Longhorn Steakhouse appetizers or desserts

Value: $192.00


  1. Crossroads Massage Therapy

1-hour massage, 3 body care products, Living Simply Soap gift card, and 2 Chick-fil-A sandwiches

Value: $110.00


  1. Spoil Me Basket

Touch of Grace facial,

$50 Pretty Nails gift card,

$25 Cheesecake Factory gift card, and 2 Longhorn Steakhouse appetizers or desserts

Value: $190.00


  1. Date Night

2 Great Escape passes, dinner for two at Chuy’s and “Date Ideas” book

Value: $121.00

  1. Men’s Basket

$100 Vandalia Barbershop gift card, Texas Roadhouse dinner for two, appetizer, bag of peanuts, and Texas Roadhouse seasonings

Value: $205.00


  1. Dayton Sports

4 Dayton Dragon tickets and hats, $25 Dewey’s Pizza gift card, University of Dayton souvenirs, and 5 McDonald’s kids meals

Value:  $160.00


  1. Ladies Night Out

2 Paint with a Twist passes and $20 Rusty Taco gift certificate

Value: $100.00


  1. Teen Basket

3-month youth membership to Vandalia Recreation Center, Get Air pass, Chick-fil-A gift card, Pizza Hut gift certificate, YMCA day pass, Go for the Gold t-shirt and book, jolly ranchers, and movie snacks

Value: $180.00


  1. Baby Girl Basket

Various baby girl items

Value: $60.00


  1. Baby Boy Basket

Various baby boy items

Value: $60.00


  1. Couple’s Basket

1-hour counseling session, throw blanket, 2 mugs, 2 water bottles, a book, $300 gym membership gift cards to MPower Gym,

2 Longhorn Steakhouse appetizers or desserts, and

$50 Rooster’s gift card

Value: $441.00


  1. MPower Gym

$200 MPower Gym membership gift cards

Value: $200.00


  1. Mighty AIM High

30-minute life coaching session with two-time Olympic Gold Medalist, Ruthie Bolton, Autographed book: The Ride of a Lifetime, The making of Mighty Ruthie

Value: $265.00

Donations Welcome!

Get in the Game

Join our team by promoting positive mental health strategies through the efforts of the Go For the Gold program in local schools.

Sponsorship Levels:


Partners and Sponsors

Please take a moment to check out the great organizations who are helping to make the Hoops for Hope a success!

Sports World sends professional athletes to share personal life experiences with students, helping them to recognize the consequences of their choices while challenging them with The Message of Hope. Our focus at Sports World is to help students see the value of making positive choices in their life. We are also here to come alongside teachers and administrators, reinforcing what they are already teaching. Our focus is not to create shame for making bad decisions, but to show students they can choose a better way.



HHBL is here to promote, encourage, develop, foster and regulate the principles and sport of amateur athletics, in particular basketball for junior players under 18 years of age by conducting sportsmanlike competition, tournaments, contests, intramural contests, exhibition and active participation in such sports among junior players of Huber Heights, Ohio.

Huber Heights Basketball League


Thank you Progressive Printers, INC for printing our event Posters.

Thank you Dayton area Domino’s Pizza for supplying the funds for the event flyers.

Thank you Mainstream Marketing for printing our flyers for the event.

Divine Catering and Events is graciously providing the $500 scholarship to the winner of the T-shirt design Art Contest.

Local Area Sponsors

Troy Walmart


Christ Jr.

Victory Church

Huber Heights Target

Dave Arbogast

Beckstrom Orthodontics

David Langdon, DDS

Centerville Target

Manning & Associates

Fryer Painting & Restoration, LLC

This Year’s Raffle Contributors 

Let’s Chat


Go for the Gold presenters use interactive, hands-on activities and discussion to help students understand what it takes to build and maintain healthy relationships that will last a lifetime.

So, if you would like more information about our program or how to schedule it for your school or youth organization,
call (937) 262-7010 or email info@go4thegold.org.