Athletes 2 Athletes is a non-profit organization run by students at Johnson City High School. It started in 2011 by a group of students in Joe Schieve's class. This year's group is made up of 22 students leaders. Throughout the year the group organizes fundraisers to donate to local organizations and people in need.
More than $50,000 has been raised since the first event in 2011. The money is raised through events such as the basketball game, selling t-shirts and monetary donations from the community.
This year's proceeds from the basketball game will be given to Traci's Hope.
Johnson City K-8 staff will face off against Johnson City High School staff in this annual basketball game. It will be on Thursday, March 1 at 5:30 p.m.at the Johnson City High School. Tickets are $3 for adults $2 for students, children under 5 are free.The event includes Raffles, 50/50, Rumble ponies and Devils mascots, Concessions, and face painting.