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Teens and Norfolk Police team up for “Hoop Dreams” events

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Posted at 1:23 PM, Mar 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-16 13:23:27-04

Norfolk, Va. – On March 18, April 15, and May 13, Teens With a Purpose will be conducting their “Hoop Dreams Service Project” events with the Norfolk Police Department.

The program includes a garden where the teens will plant seeds of “love, inspiration, community, and family”.

Hoop Dream’s goal is to continue positive engagement between the local youth and officers.

Teens will continue working on the garden all throughout the spring, summer, and fall to produce organic vegetables and herbs that will be distributed to families in need.

Following the service project, the teens will and officers will go to the YMCA to play basketball.