Janesville, WI, August 29, 2017– Today, the Janesville African American Liaison Advisory Committee, in conjunction with the Janesville Police Department, announced their Inaugural 3-On-3 Community Basketball Tournament.
“We’re really excited at the opportunity this will provide the community and police department to interact in a positive way.” ~Lonnie Brigham, President of the AALAC
The tournament will happen on September 9th at Bond Park [201 N. Oakhill Ave.] in Janesville.
The event is open to ALL community members and registration will start at 12:30pm with the first games starting around 1:00pm. The tournament is expected to end around 5:00pm.
Free food and treats will also be provided by Dairy Queen West of Janesville.
“We hope that this will become an annual event that will support the mission of the AALAC in improving police-community relations.” ~Lonnie Brigham
Mission Statement of the AALAC: A Partnership with The Janesville Police Department to create dialogue, enhance mutual respect and trust, and establish a positive working relationship with citizens of our community.