UNION, NJ – The world-famous Harlem Wizards basketball team is coming to Union.

The Township of Union Public School’s PTA groups are hosting the Wizards for a community event/fundraiser, where they will put on a show with their slams, world-class tricks, precision teamwork and humor.   The Wizards will be playing against a team made up of Union teachers, staff and principals.  The school members team will be known as the “Union Farmers”.   

All ten of Union’s schools are coming together for the fundraising event.

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  • Battle Hill Elementary School
  • Burnet Middle School
  • Connecticut Farms Elementary School
  • Franklin Elementary School
  • Hannah Caldwell Elementary School
  • Jefferson Elementary School
  • Kawameeh Middle School
  • Livingston Elementary School
  • Union High School
  • Washington Elementary School

The event will take place on Wednesday, November 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the Union High School gymnasium.  Advance ticket prices are: 

  • $10 for students
  • $14 for general admission 
  • $20 for Reserved tickets (special reserved seating close to the court, free team poster, perfect for autographs
  • $35 for Courtside Plus (reserved seating, pregame meet & greet with players, souvenir lanyard, color team photo, perfect for autographs, and $10 discount on Wizards replica jersey).

To purchase tickets, click here.

Business sponsorships are currently available.  The fundraising committee is looking for businesses to take part in supporting Union’s teachers and students.  There are several levels of sponsorship available.  Sponsorships are on a first come first served basis, and a few are limited to one sponsor. Checks can be made payable to CFESPTA and mailed to Connecticut Farms Elementary School, Attn: Harlem Wizards/PTA Sponsorships, 875 Stuyvesant Avenue, Union, NJ 07083.

For more information, email UnionWizardsGame@gmail.com.