Albuquerque Kings wheelchair basketball fundraiser

 

The Albuquerque Kings  would like to raise money for uniforms, travel and lodging to tournaments . We would like to invite our fans and the community to dine at  BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse in Albuquerque – (2100 Louisiana Blvd. NE Building 213) for this event.  On October 19 2016  from 6 -10 pm  20% of your food and beverage purchases  will go to support The Kings  when you show the flyer, so please print it and bring it with you.

See you there!

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Fall Fiesta 2014 at Warehouse 508

Information

We have a great day planned full of fun events and activities for the community. Live bands and dj's, sports demos, break dancing, fashion shows, t-shirt booths, food trucks, games, art fusion, mixed martial arts, and tons more.

All money raised will benefit the Albuquerque Kings Wheelchair Basketball team to help with the 2014/2015 season and to help them further expand their adaptive sports program. Be sure to ask how you can purchase your pre-sale tickets!

To become a sponsor contact 505-515-5224

This has been made possible in association with the Albuquerque Activist Coalition: Duke City Darlins Inc, Archetype Dermigraphic Studio/Gallery, New Mexico Guild of Ethical Tattooists, Warehouse 508, Who I Am Foundation, NMX Sports and the Albuquerque Kings Wheelchair Basketball.

Fall Fiesta 2014 - PDF Download

Location, Parking & Directions

Location: Warehouse 508, 1st Street Northwest, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Parking: Available at the parking lot on the South side of Warehouse 508.

Food and treats!

Oh yea! We have some good treats for the event!

  • PopFizz food truck - Facebook page
  • W508 Youth Creative Crew Concession Stand
  • Starbucks Coffee and refreshers

Event Lineup

TimeEvent State
12:00Introductions
12-4:30Kids Haircuts
12-6:00Live Screen Printing
12:30Breakdancing
1:00DJ, Dancing, Booths
1:30TBD
2:00TBD
2:30DJ & Dancing
3:00Fashion Show
3:30DJ, Dancing, Booths
4:00MMA Demo
4:30Art Fusion
5:00TBD
5:30DJ
6:00TBD
6:30DJ, Dancing, Booths
7:00Closing / Thank You

Band Lineup

Stage TimeBand NameGenre
1:00 - 2:00Rogues BewareRock
2:15 - 3:15Spankey LeeClassic Rock/Childrens
3:30 - 4:30Two Mile TrainCountry Rock
4:45 - 5:45Jah BranchReggae
6:00 - 7:00Wake SelfRap

Able-bodied Showdown! – Dec 9th

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Able-bodied Wheelchair Basketball Showdown 2012 
Who is the best Able-bodied Wheelchair Basketball team in the city?
There is only one way to find out…
…on the Hardwood.

What: Able-bodied Wheelchair Basketball Tournament
When: December 9th, 2012
Where: Riverpoint Sports & Wellness
9190 Coors Blvd. NW. Albuquerque, NM 87120
Time: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (individual
Entry: Fee $500.00 (tax deductible donation)

1st place prize: 
Bragging rights for the next year.
This is a Fun(d)raiser for the Albuquerque Kings Wheelchair Basketball team. Come enjoy good competition and support the KINGS.

Do you have questions? Check out our FAQ or feel free to email us, ask us a question on Facebook or most other social media pages!

FAQ:

  • Will I be standing or sitting in a wheelchair? Wheelchairs designed for basketball will be provided for every team. Each player on the court must be in a wheelchair.
  • What are the rules? Rules are almost identical to stand up basketball, the few minor exceptions will be overlooked for all players.
  • Is it a full size court? Yes
  • Will there be referees? Yes, players from the Albuquerque Kings will be refereeing every game.
  • How long are games? Each team will play for a predetermined period of time (Usually two 12 minute periods), winner of the game will move forward in the winners bracket and loser will move to losers bracket.
  • What should I wear? Bring t-shirts, or tank tops that match or are similar in color to the rest of your team. (Ex: Everyone wears their company shirts.)
  • How many people on a team? As many as you like, however, there are only 5 players per team allowed on the court at a time.
  • Do I need protective gear?No, we don’t wear any when we play, however, it is a contact sport, so feel free to bring anything you like, (Ex: Gloves, Knee-pads, etc)

For more information and to register Contact us via our website or with the below information.
505-750-GOAL or info@abqkings.org

Fundraising with the Kings

verticaldonateHelp the Albuquerque Kings start the 2011/2012 season with a bang. We’ve been training hard this summer to represent New Mexico but we need your support. If you would like to sponsor, donate or have an opportunity for the Kings to fund raise then we want to hear from you.

It is the support of the community that keeps us on the court so please don’t hesitate to Contact Us with how you can help.

GOU Annual Banquet 7/15/11

As an extension of Global Opportunities, you can be assured that your participation, donation and contributions will directly helps the Albuquerque Kings Wheelchair Basketball team. Please help us support Global Opportunities Unlimited by donating to the silent auction, purchasing a dinner, or having your company purchase a table! When you call to reserve, just let them know that its on behalf of the Kings and GOU will kindly reserve your donations for our 2011/2012 season.

Doors Open at 5pm
Dinner at 6pm

Libations will be available. We will have a silent auction, raffles and door prizes. It is a plated dinner @ $30 per-person.
Sponsor company tables for $300.

For more information email the Kings at info@505life.com or call 750-GOAL!

T-shirt SALE – 1 for $10 or 2 for $15

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If you missed the Duke City Classic 2011 wheelchair basketball tournament have no fear. We need to sell off our remaining stock of t-shirts and rest assured that 100% of the proceeds will go back to the Kings. This means we’ll be selling the last of our shirts for only $10 or 2 shirts for $15. You can’t beat that price for a one of a kind 2011 DCC shirt!.

Price: 
1 shirt – $10
2 shirts – $15
Sizes remaining: 
S, M – SOLD OUT
L, XL, XXL – Available
Shirt Colors: 
BLACK & PURPLE

To make your order, use our contact form and select t-shirts. You can also contact us via our Facebook page to make your request. You can pick up your shirt at any of our practice times or we can arrange to bring them to you. For any mail orders, a shipping and handling fee will be added in accordance to standard shipping fees.

Our next to tournaments will hopefully be in Denver and Toronto Canada and we’ll need to restart our fundraising if the Kings are able to make it. Thanks again for you support!

Help the Kings raise money!..

dccminiHelp the Kings raise money for our 2010/2011 season & Duke City Classic
We need your help to raise money for our 2010/2011 basketball season and to be able to host the 2nd Annual Duke City Classic right here in Albuquerque. Your help is greatly appreciated and is also 100% tax deductible (we are under a 501 (c) (3) organization).

Kings selling tickets to NM Thunderbirds Games

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The Albuquerque Kings have teamed up with the New Mexico Thunderbirds to help raise money for our 2010/2011 basketball season. Tickets are $10, and 1/2 of all ticket proceeds go directly to the Kings. We also plan on having a booth there and playing an exhibition game at half time. If you never seen us play, this is a great way to get exposed to wheelchair basketball.

Purchase as many or as little as you want. If you where planning on going to any Thunderbirds games, help us out by purchasing them from the Kings! The Kings are always thankful for the community support.

Current tickets are for:
When: December 4th, 2010 at 7:30 pm
Where: Santa Ana Star Center

If you are interested in purchasing tickets. Call us at 750-GOAL. Leave us a message with how many tickets you want and the best way to contact you.

You can pick up tickets at any of our 3 practices during the week or we can arrange to deliver them to you!

Fundraising Event Dates

verticaldonateThe Kings will be fundraising during the following dates. Please check back for updates to this story.

We are currently fundraising for the Texas International Shootout on September 3-5, 2010.

August 21, 2010 9am-12pm 2103 Carlisle Blvd. NEWhole Foods Market

Date Time Location Event
September 31, 2010 6pm-10pm Menaul High School New Mexico Challenge Basketball Tournament
September 31, 2010 4:30pm-9pm 2266 Wyoming Blvd Ne Walmart Supercenter
August 7, 2010 9am-12pm 2103 Carlisle Blvd. NE Whole Foods Market

If you are able to provide a location and day for the Kings to fundraise please contact us at your earliest convenience with the details. Your assistance is greatly appreciated.