HOW DO I LEARN MORE ABOUT LWH WEEKLY EVENTS?
LWH offers unique weekly programming throughout the calendar year for all ages and skill levels - see LWH Program listing below. Register for youth or adult programs via the GAME TIME page and follow us on INSTAGRAM to stay up to date on all things LWH - contact link below.
IS there AN LWH membership fee?
Weekly LWH programming and events are offered free of charge for youth and adults in partnership with the Department of Youth & Community Development.
Does LWH host tournaments & leagues?
LWH hosts various leagues, seasonal and weekend tournaments, exhibition games and recreational basketball events. Registration pages and updates are posted seasonally and accessed via our website.
DoES LWH really WELCOME ALL SKILL levels?
Even if you have not played in years or don't consider yourself a skilled hooper, there is a home for you here! LWH offers a variety of programs including programs for youth and adult beginners - see the LWH Program listing below.
How CAN I learn MORE about LWH youth programS?
Future Ladies Who Hoop is a youth enrichment program provided by LWH to elementary, middle and high school girls with an interest in basketball. Visit the FUTURE LWH page to learn more about LWH youth programming and initiatives.
Does LWH Offer internship opportunities?
LWH provides a variety of internship opportunities to high school seniors and college level students seeking experience in the fields of sports business management, marketing, graphic design, event planning and public relations. Internship positions are seasonal and participants are typically encouraged to continue their participation for two consecutive quarters. Contact us to learn more about LWH internships.
How can I HELP to support the LWH mission? DOES LWH ACCEPT supplies and IN-KIND CONTRIBUTIONS?
LWH programs, services and events are made possible with the support of community contributions. Should you wish to make a donation online, you can do so by clicking the DROP A DIME button below. Please contact us to provide in-kind donations or supplies contributions.
I’m interested in volunteer opportunities with LWH. How can I get MORE involved with LWH?
LWH is a volunteer-based organization. We offer a number of opportunities including coaching, tutoring and mentoring opportunities, programming and special events assistance, and community service initiatives. Please contact us to join our volunteer network.
Back 2 BasicS:
An instructional basketball bootcamp that includes skills and drills exercises to reinforce fundamental basketball concepts, enhance muscle memory and boost confidence. The program is for those who would like to learn more about or rediscover the game. Each session ends with a friendly game so players can test out their new skills.
WEEKLY OPEN GYM:
If you enjoy competitive full court 5v5 competition, stop by for our weekly basketball meetups. Skill level ranges from HS to Semipro and teams are distributed evenly to ensure competitive games.
Where it all started – on the playgrounds of NYC. On seasonable Sunday mornings, you will find a diverse group of ladies who hoop continuing the tradition of playground (pickup) basketball on the legendary GOAT courts where LWH was built. All are welcome to play, watch, hangout, laugh and enjoy some good old fashioned fun.
LEGENDS WHO HOOP:
Basketball never stops… and age ain’t nothing but a number. If you’re a veteran athlete looking to stay connected to the game then these courts belong to you.