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Oprah Winfrey Keystone Club to Host an Anti-Bullying Benefit Basketball Game
The American Tiny Trotters Challenges the Kosciusko Dream Team to encourage students to speak out against bullying and put a stop to name calling, hateful actions that hurt feelings, incite depression and possibly drive some kids to end their lives.
By: Kelli Langley -Sr. VP, Global Initiatives
The American Tiny Trotters -“World’s Smallest Basketball Team” mission is to bring anti-bullying messages to students across the country. The average player stands about two - four feet tall, despite their shooting and trick dribbling their anti-bullying messages scores big.
The half-time activities are filled with excitement and features live entertainment by Lil’ Brus an eight year old rap phenomenon. Lil' Brus will debut his new release single and video, “All the People Loving Me”. The video features appearances by Michael Vick, Monica, and Shawty Lo.
The game starts promptly at 6:00 P.M. The entire community is invited to attend. Tickets are available at the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club, located at 500 Knox Road, Kosciusko, Mississippi. For more information call (662) 289-4252.
The Oprah Winfrey Boys & Girls Club of Kosciusko/Attala County has been a cornerstone of the community since opening its doors in 2001. Serving some 500 youth, the OWBGC provides a safe, structured and positive environment for young people after school, during most holidays and summer vacation.
The Oprah Winfrey Boys & Girls Club of Kosciusko/Attala County is a part of a nationwide network. Located in every state, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and U.S. military installations overseas, Boys & Girls Clubs are delivering proven programs to millions of young people every day.
Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club mission is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.
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