Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Police Commissioner Patrick J. Ryder and the Uniondale School District announce the first annual Jo Jo Wright basketball invitational in his memory as he was tragically killed in an automobile accident on January 27, 2021.
Local high school students from area school districts will be playing a 3 person, 14-team basketball tournament with all proceeds going to the Uniondale High School Scholarship Fund. A trophy will also be awarded to the winning team of the tournament.
A Donation of $10,000 to the school’s scholarship fund will be presented by County Executive Curran, Commissioner Ryder, the Bolla Charity Foundation, the Nassau Police Department Foundation, the Police Departments Superior Officers Association, Detectives Association and the Police Benevolent Association.
When – Saturday, June 19, 2021 at 11:00am
(Scholarship check and trophy presentation)
Where – NCPD Center for Training and Intelligence
1 Law Enforcement Way (Field House Gym)
On Grounds of Nassau Community College, Perimeter Rd.