Basketball tournament raises money for Robersonville school

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MARTIN COUNTY, NC (WITN) - Some basketball players will take to the courts this weekend for a good cause.

The organization TFBU, which stands for "The Future Belongs to You," is hosting a community basketball tournament for people under the age of 18 on Saturday, August 17 at 2 p.m.

Winning teams can win cash prizes of up to $200. Beyond the bragging rights, all proceeds from the tournament will go to a good cause.

Proceeds will be donated to South Creek Elementary School in Robersonville to help purchase school supplies for students and fund school field trips.

The event will also feature food vendors, dance and step teams and more.

Tickets are $2 for kids 16 and under and $5 for adults.

If you can not attend, but would like to donate, head to the
organization's website
or mail your donation to P.O Box 121 Hassell NC 27841.