A Better Fort Hosts 2nd Annual #Ball4ACause Charity Game (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

By Rachel Martin - 21Alive
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January 19, 2014 Updated Jan 19, 2014 at 8:35 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) – It'll be a game of bad basketball for a good cause.

A Better Fort Charitable Organization is hosting #Ball4ACause, an annual charity basketball game featuring some of Fort Wayne’s famous who aren't necessarily famous for their basketball skills, like local rapper Nyzzy Nyce, TinCaps President Mike Nutter, Gold Medal Olympian Lloy Ball, and 21Alive’s Rachel Martin.

The goal is raise funds and awareness for two Fort Wayne non-profits Turnstone Center for Children and Adults with Disabilities, and Easter Seals ARC.

The game will be held Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at the University of Saint Francis Hutzell Athletic Center.

Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and Fort Wayne Police Officer Mike Joyner conducted the tip off at 7:30 Saturday night.

Admission is $5 with proceeds going to both organizations.

The Turnstone Ballers won over the Easter Seals Shot Callers 63 - 57.

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