Artist’s work to be auctioned for Kasi Hoops

2018-04-26 06:01
Eugenia Chapman Campbell an international artist who donated her painting to raise fund for township basketballers.

Eugenia Chapman Campbell an international artist who donated her painting to raise fund for township basketballers.

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Internationally acclaimed Scottish artist Eugenia Chapman Campbell, who painted the portrait of USA basketball superstar Steph Curry has donated it to African Grassroot Hoops(A.G.H).

An excited A.G.H coach Vincent Ntunja said the painting will be auctioned to raise funds for township basketball.

“We hope the painting will be autographed by the NBA champion Steph Curry and be used to raise funds for the upcoming June 16/17 Youth Month games, which will be hosted at the Cape Town International Convention Centre,” said Ntunja.

He said the funds raised will enable about 1000 young players from underprivileged areas to attend the event.

“Our aim is to inspire them and open their minds to a brighter future and provide opportunities. Youth Day is celebrated annually on June 16 to commemorate the uprising of 1976.

This is a significant day in the South Africa historical calendar, therefore we wish to honour fallen heroes through participation in the game of basketball.

We would like this event to be an inspiration to all youngsters around Cape Town and surrounding areas,” he added. Tickets are on sale from R25, R50, and VIP R500.

Every sold VIP ticket automatically qualifies 20 children to the event,” he said. To purchase, go to:


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