Local softball tournament to benefit charities

LACONIA — Over $1,500 was raised during the 3rd annual Faith Alive Christian Fellowship softball tournament to benefit local food pantries and the Faith, Hope and Love Foundation.
The tournament was played at Memorial Park in Laconia on August 11 and was made possible by the many teams, volunteers, and sponsors who supported the event. Sponsors for the event included; Piche’s Ski and Sport, Engraving Awards, and Gifts, Fratellos’s, Patrick’s Pub and Eatery, The Common Man, T-Bones, Gilford Cinema’s 8, Hannaford, Shaw’s, The Home Depot, Wal-Mart and All Sports Cards.
The proceeds were distributed to the Salvation Army and Christ Life Center’s food pantry outreaches, who each received $400 and the Faith, Hope and Love foundation who received $750 to be used towards a local scholarship fund.
Faith Alive Christian Fellowship meets at 10 a.m. on Sundays at Laconia High School. For more information call 524-4147, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. or visit  www.faithalivenh.org.