WAMPSVILLE — The YMCA of the Greater Tri-Valley will welcome former NBA star and 1986 Slam Dunk Contest winner Spud Webb, and R&B Singer and Actress Melba Moore, to its fifth annual Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, Oct. 19 at New Beginnings Church, 227 Genesee St.
Tickets are $20 each and available on the YMCA of the Greater Tri-Valley’s website, at www.ymcatrivalley.org or by calling 315-363-7788. All proceeds benefit the YMCA’s Changing Lives Scholarship Program. Guests are also asked to bring a canned food item to help benefit Karing Kitchen in Oneida and the Rome Rescue Mission. Doors open at 8 a.m.
The event will feature local pastors offering group prayers and celebrating the Y’s Christian heritage and mission. Also joining the event will be special guest Pastor Charles Garrison from New Orleans. The event features a continental breakfast courtesy of Madison Bistro, several baskets for raffle, a performance by the Oneida High School Chamber Choir, and a chance to hear the inspirational life stories from Webb and Moore.