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Sbrocco a sponsor at charity basketball event

CHERRY HILL, NJ — Fresh produce importer and distributor Sbrocco International Inc. was a key sponsor at a charity basketball event Saturday, March 8, and Sunday, March 9, held just a short distance from the company's headquarters in southwestern New Jersey.

The event was the ninth Sussman 3-on-3 Tournament Weekend, during which a series of basketball games were held at the Betty & Milton Katz Jewish Community Center sbrocco802The team representing Sbrocco International: (standing) Harold Sbrocco, Christina Regan and Alex Salaman; and (kneeling) Benjamin Scott, Rahsaan Hall and Mike Jacobus. (Photo by Gordon M. Hochberg)of Cherry Hill to raise money for cancer research and the Jimmy V. Cancer Fund.

The basketball event was started in memory of Andy Sussman, who died in September 1993 at the age of 28, and his brother Eric Sussman, who died in December 2000 at the age of 33.

As they done in the past, Harold Sbrocco, president of Mt. Laurel, NJ-based Sbrocco International, and his wife, Vicki, set up an attractive display of Chilean grapes and apples with the company's "Good 4 U" label at the event and distributed many samples during the weekend, Mr. Sbrocco told The Produce News.