Hoops for Troops

The Dallas Mavericks hosted a Hoops for Troops “Commitment to Service” volunteerism event on Tuesday, November 5th, 2019. Dallas Mavericks staff, players and ManiAACs worked side by side with members of the 301st Fighter Wing Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base in Fort Worth and packed 500 meals for veterans at the VA hospital in partnership with Minnie’s Food Pantry.

NBA Hoops for Troops Week
In celebration of Veterans Day, the NBA family hosts its annual Hoops for Troops Week in collaboration with members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families through the Hoops for Troops program. Throughout the week, NBA teams, players, coaches and referees will work closely with members of the military and their families to make a positive impact in communities. To learn more about the NBA Hoops for Troops Week visit http://hoopsfortroops.nba.com/

About Minnie’s Food Pantry
Over the last decade, Minnie’s Food Pantry has been providing healthy meals, educational resources and red-carpet treatment to every person that has walked through our doors. From single parents trying to feed their children, to business executives who have been laid off, the face of hunger is changing daily as we see clients coming from all walks of life. But through it all, Minnie’s Food Pantry remains a source of not only food, but encouragement and hope for all those we serve. At Minnie’s Food Pantry, it is our job to ensure that every person that walks through our doors are treated with the upmost dignity and respect as they receive healthy meals, fresh meats and fresh produce to prepare meals for their own families. To learn more visit, https://www.minniesfoodpantry.org/