LWH IN THE

COMMUNITY

JANUARY

LWH hosted the first Future LWH Winter Leadership Retreat to provide exposure to activities beyond basketball  The retreat included leadership discussions, a team cook-off competition and some recreational snow sports. LWH provides youth programming free of charge throughout the calendar year.

FEBRUARY

In February, the exhibition City/Game: Basketball in New York debuted at the Museum of the City of New York. The exhibition tells the many stories of basketball in New York and includes images and content featuring Ladies Who Hoop. The exhibition will run through January 18, 2021.

MARCH

In March, Future LWH celebrated girls in sports at St. John's University, enjoyedstations hosted by NY Wolves football and the NY Knicks, and an exciting NCAA women's basketball game. FutureLWH also won the Gotham Basketball league championships in both the 14U and 10U divisions.

JANUARY

In January, the newest members of Future LWH, aka "Young Future", began their first basketball season. LWH provides year-round youth programming free of charge.

FEBRUARY

In February, LWH introduced the Full Court 3v3 Tournament. League games take place on Thursday evenings and include special promotional events for players and fans though March.

MARCH

In March, the New York Knicks partnered with LWH to celebrate our ongoing commitment to empowering girls and women through basketball for Women's HERstory Month.

APRIL

In April, LWH attended the WNBA Draft at Nike NYHQ. The event included a panel featuring WNBA greats Sheryl Swoopes, Sue Bird and Kia Nurse, as well as a Women in Basketball product showcase.

MAY

In May, LWH and Future LWH attended a New York Liberty exhibition game vs. the Chinese National team at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn - the new home for New York Liberty basketball! 

JUNE

In June, the LWH Classic Summer Tournament begins. Register Today!

JULY

In July, LWH was featured in the first episode of Sneaker Center, a new series about sneaker culture. Catch LWH for The Blindfold Test in upcoming episodes on ESPN+. 

AUGUST

In August, LWH hosted the first Own The Court Tournament for Middle School Girls at PS 84 in partnership with the Goddard Riverside Community Center. 

SEPTEMBER

In September, LWH hosted the annual Back 2 School backpack giveaway and block party at PS 84. The event helps encourage community youth to succeed in the upcoming school year. 

OCTOBER

In October, LWH and honored 2-time breast cancer survivor, Lourdine Haney at a special Breast Cancer Awareness event. LWH encourages you to talk to your doctor, know the signs and make your health a priority!

NOVEMBER

In November, LWH and Future LWH were featured in the She Breaks Barriers campaign (in partnership with Adidas), to promote the importance of female coaches and access, as tools to help keep girls in sport. 

DECEMBER

LWH closes out the year with the last 2019 installment of Back 2 Basics Basketball Bootcamp. This program has become incredibly popular since its introduction in early 2018 and is now offered to corporate groups.

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