The annual Kwasman Klassic charity basketball game pitting the West Chicago FOP Lodge 85 vs the West Chicago AFFI Local 3970 will be held on Jan. 30, 2016 at West Chicago Community High School’s (WCCHS) Bishop Gym.
Tip-off is set for 6:00 p.m. The event will pair local Special Olympians with members of each respective organization for a fun and competitive game of basketball. The Kwasman Kup will be awarded to the winner.
The annual sports event was named in honor of former West Chicago Mayor Michael Kwasman who was a strong supporter of the Illinois Special Olympics program.
Suggested admission for the event is a non-perishable food item or a cash donation to Neighborhood Food Pantries in West Chicago. A 50/50 raffle benefitting the WeGo Special Olympics program will be held at half-time, along with a special half-time show presented by the WCCHS Soul Steppers. Concessions will also be available for those in attendance.