For thousands of kids in the Ozarks, education is an afterthought to survival. Skip two meals. Walk to school without a coat. And now, solve for x. It’s hard enough remembering the preamble on a full stomach. When hunger and hygiene rob a child of dignity, learning isn’t a priority.

Sparta 3 on 3 BB tournament April 26 benefits Care to Learn - Sparta. Silent auction too. Open to all. Contact [email protected]