Hoop Up Springfield: Youth Summer Job Fair

Hoop Up Springfield , sponsored by the Office of District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni, is a basketball tournament and job fair for local youth. This friendly but competitive three on three tournament is an all day event that gives youth the chance to show off their skills on the basketball court and gain summer employment in the same day. It will be a day of great basketball, food and fun.


2017 Hoop Up Springfield Sponsors



2016 Hoop Up Springfield Photos

In 2016:
 80 youth participated in the event
 Suit Up Springfield provided participants with free suits for the job fair
 Over 30 positions for summer employment were made available to participants through the job fair
 2 VIP passes courtesy of the Basketball Hall of Fame were provided to all participants
 A $2,000 Camp Atwater sponsorship was raffled courtesy of the Urban League
 Over 30 community members volunteered their services on the day of the event

This year, participants will receive:
 Career readiness training
 A free suit, courtesy of Suit Up Springfield
 A comprehensive campus tour of American International College
 2 VIP passes courtesy of the Basketball Hall of Fame
 A chance to win a raffle for a $2,000 Camp Atwater sponsorship, courtesy of the Urban League
 Access to dozens of employment opportunities during the job fair
 “Skills and drills” basketball training instructed by AIC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Team
 Hoop Up Springfield t-shirt & AIC “swag bags”

To Register as a Player Click Here: Player Registration Packet 

To Register a Team Click Here: Team Registration Packet 

Hoop Up Springfield Flyer


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