A local non-profit is partnering with the Boys and Girls Club to host a charity basketball tournament.

Home-Steps is a non-profit organization; that assist in helping families achieve home ownership within Florida.

Their mission is to not only provide safe, clean and affordable housing but improve the overall quality of life for residents.

They partnered with the Boys and Girls Club to host a girls 3x3 basketball tournament to make the local community of St. Augustine aware of financial subsidies and down payment options that are available to first time home buyers.

The basketball tournament is double elimination and available to girls ages 14-18.

The tournament takes place Saturday, October 26th through Sunday, October 27th from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club at 555 West King Street in St. Augustine and the Solomon Calhoun Community Center at 1300 Duval Street in St. Augustine.

For more information, go to the Home Steps website or contact Latasha Looper at 904-553-2234.