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Sports leagues now play to win donations for charity

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Members of Channel 4 News Team watch from the bench as their teammates play against Case of the Mondays during a three-on-three basketball game organized by ZogSports at P.S. 198 in New York on Feb. 22, 2007. (Amanda Rivkin/CNS)

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Referee Carl Gaines, 33, prepares to make a call during a ZogSports three-on-three basketball game between Harry Fox and FactSet at P.S. 198 in New York on Feb. 22, 2007. (Amanda Rivkin/CNS)

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Members of Channel 4 News Team warm up before a three-on-three basketball game organized by Zog Sports at P.S. 198 in New York on Feb. 22, 2007. (Amanda Rivkin/CNS)

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A member of Case of the Mondays prepares to pass the ball during a three-on-three basketball game against Channel 4 News Team organized by ZogSports at P.S. 198 in New York on Feb. 22, 2007. (Amanda Rivkin/CNS)

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Adult sports leagues aren't just for ex-jocks. Charity-minded leagues are mixing outreach and social interaction to connect young professionals with their communities as never before.


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