Hoops for Scoops kicked off Saturday, August 3 from 10am-2pm in the parking lot behind Coldstone Creamery as a fundraiser for Basketball Smiles.At the fundraiser , people can shoot three free throws for $5.00 and with each free throw made, they will win ice cream treats from Cold Stone.
All proceeds will go to Basketball Smiles – a program that provides free basketball camps for underprivileged children. KTAB Chief Meteorologist Sam Nichols is President and Founder of Basketball Smiles.
Several other door prizes have also been donated by Abilene businesses. Along with Sam Nichols, KTAB personalities Maxine Ridling, Victor Sotelo, and Matthew Torres made guest appearances at the event