Toonie Hoops 3

UBC Okanagan Heat women's basket ball team, Shenelle Tanninen helps Bella during a Toonie Hoops clinic at Ellison Elementary school on Wednesday. A few years ago a student at Ellison Elementary, Caleb Lanz passed away from Cancer ( DIPG ), Student 'peacekeepers' group decided they would do a cancer fundraiser using basketball skills as an activity to get the 215 students from Kindergarden to grade 6 involved. Students were encouraged to bring a toonie or more with money going to support Cancer Research. A total of 34 basket ball players from UBCO's Heat men's and women's team were involved.