Registration Open for Kickball Tournament to Support UNC’s Project Hope

March 2, 2017

UNC will host the third annual Kicks for Kids kickball tournament on Saturday, April 29 at 9:30 a.m. at Scranton High School’s Valor Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium.   The tournament, which is open to teams of all ages, raises funds for the agency’s Project Hope Summer Camp, which provides local children from low-income families the opportunity to have a magical camp experience at UNC’s Camp Kelly (formerly Camp St. Andrew) in Tunkhannock.

Kicks for Kids is a chance to relive your favorite childhood game for a great cause!  Teams, which must have a minimum of nine players, can register for a $200 donation, which includes custom team shirts.  Registration is open online at and the deadline is April 7th.  The winning team will go home with a special trophy, as well as bragging rights.

Kicks for Kids is sponsored by the Scranton School District, WNEP -TV, Grimm Construction, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, PNC Bank, and Times Shamrock Communications.

For more information about the event, call UNC at 570-346-0759 or click here.