James Madison Athletics will have two opportunities within the next three weeks for fans to donate to great causes and receive free general admission basketball tickets in return.
The season of giving will begin with the annual Toys For Tots drive at two upcoming home games. Anyone who brings a new, unopened and unwrapped toy to either the men's game on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 2 p.m. vs. UNCG or the women's game on Friday, Dec. 21 at 7 p.m. vs. American will be given one free general admission ticket. Drop boxes will be located at each entrance of the Convocation Center. All donations go to the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program.
There will also be a canned food drive hosted by JMU at two future home women's games. Any fan who brings two non-perishable food items to the game Friday, Dec. 28 at 7 p.m. vs. Maine or Monday, Dec. 31 at 2 p.m. vs. Georgia Southern will receive one free general admission ticket. All donations will go to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank.