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Most Valuable Kids All Star Day this weekend

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -- A local organization that helps underprivileged children will be hosting its first fundraiser on Saturday.

MVK All Star Day will be held on Saturday, OCtober 16 from 1:00pm-4:00pm at the Mayerson JCC at 8485 Ridge Road.

Activities for the event will include sports clinics with the University of Cincinnati women's basketball team, Cincinnati Kings indoor soccer, local tennis professionals, and the Flying Pig marathon. Fans will also get the chance to meet their favorite Cincinnati mascots, Gapper, Mr. Redlegs, Rosie, UC Bearcat, Xavier Musketeer, and Who- Dey, who will compete in their own competition.

The cost of the event is $100 for a family of four, $35 for adults and $25 for children 3-12. It includes all activities, food, drinks, and a family goody bag. Food for the event will be provided by Jeff Ruby Culinary Entertainment, SOHO Sushi, John Morrell, and Yagoot.

Most Valuable Kids Cincinnati is a non-profit agency that turns unused tickets to sporting and cultural events into opportunities for underprivileged children. MVK works with over 56 local non-profits that help youth in the community.

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