The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team
In 2015, a small group of church members set out on a mission to grow and build a community through the gift of playing basketball every week at our community centre. This small group has now grown to approximately 50+ members and it has created the opportunity to bring people together for the love of the game and fellowship.
Last Thursday October 20, 2022, they concluded their first annual organized tournament, with participation from neighbouring churches and friends and family. Our Teen SOYO boys were fortunate enough to participate in an adult men’s basketball Tournament held at no other than St. George Community Centre.
When we asked the event organizer, Edmond Farah about his motivation for creating the event, he expressed that “we’ve grown to appreciate this close-knit community that we’ve built, centred on trust and love, and we just wanted others to experience it and gave back to our church”.
It is truly a blessing for St. George to be able to host an event such as this