Can you shoot 1,000 free throws to represent the thousands of children orphaned by AIDS every day? How about 2,057 to represent the number of children orphaned during a normal school day? Does your team have what it takes to shoot 6,000 free throws, one for every child orphaned on an average day?

Or how about setting your own personal goal?  Every shot you take will represent a child orphaned by HIV/AIDS.  You determine how many you want to shoot.  There is not a required number of shots you must take in order to participate. And you definitely don't have to make them all.  Just Take your Best Shot!! 

If you are up for a challenge and some fun, sign up to do Hoops of Hope today!

Here's how it works:

  1. Find a location to join.
  2. Sign up to join the event by clicking the register button at the top of this page.
  3. Select how long your marathon will be.
    • Entry Challenge: 500 Free Throws
    • Individual Challenge: 1000 Free Throws
    • Team Challenge: 6000 Free Throws
    • Your own personal goal: You decide the number of free throws
  4. Create your fundraising page and send it to friends and family for support. Click here .
  5. Verify location, date and time with event contact listed below then show up to do your shoot-a-thon.

If you would like to host your own Hoops of Hope event, please visit our How to Host an Event page.





Astoria High School
December 2012 - January 2013
Contact: Ashlyn Gohl at

Lebanan High School
Saturday, March 16, 2013
Contact: Kami Pyle at


Kittatas-Yakima Women of Vision
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Contact: Georganne Smith at

Skyline High School
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Contact: Enya Song at

Cascade View Elementary School
Saturday, March 23, 2013
Contact: Susan Murphy at

Union Gap
FBC Youth
Saturday, July 6, 2013
Contact: Cody Richards at


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