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270 Faith

270 Faith is a non-profit organization started by Zach Fleer of 270 Hoops. 270 Faith will serve as a vehicle to push God's Kingdom agenda further, connecting people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ through basketball.

"You intended to harm me, but God intended it all for good. He brought me to this position so I could save the lives of many people." - Genesis 50:20 NLT

Goals and Objectives

  • Build the Body of Christ through sport ministry.
  • Provide help and support in the areas of mental health advocacy, education, support and recovery for young men and women.
  • Provide support for underserved athletic programs in and around Columbus.
  • Create fun sporting events that will build community and ultimately, move community.
  • Educate people, young and old, about the freedom that is available through an obedient life in Jesus Christ.

Sponsors and Supporters

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • One Church
  • EE Ward Moving and Storage Company
  • Chile Verde Cafe
  • Massey's Pizza Westgate

If you or your organization are interested in supporting 270 Hoops monetarily, refer to the link posted below.

Strategic Partnerships

These are the organizations that 270 Faith aims to work with in multiple capacities.

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Athletes in Action
  • One Church

If you or your organization are interested in working with 270 Faith, please email director Zach Fleer at zachfleer@gmail.com.

PROJECTS

City League Jersey Project

270 Faith raised nearly $30,000 to buy new Nike home and away basketball uniforms for the following City League schools for the 2022-23 season:

  • West (boys)
  • Briggs (boys)
  • Marion-Franklin (boys)
  • International (boys)
  • Whetstone (boys)
  • Mifflin (boys)
  • Linden-McKinley (boys)
  • East (boys)
  • East (girls)

270 Faith will organize the City League jersey project every spring to take care of every Columbus City School high school program by 2025.

EVENTS

270 Faith Hoops and Hope

Dates: Thursdays in May, June and July from 4-7 PM.

Location: Westgate Park outdoor courts - 3237 Wicklow Rd

Ages: Middle school and high school students in Columbus, both girls and boys.

Fee: Nothing, just come ready to have fun, learn about Jesus and grow together

270 Faith Open Gym

Dates: April 24, May 29 and June 12

Times: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Location: One Church (817 N. Hamilton Road, Gahanna, OH)

Ages: 12-19

Fee: Nothing, just come to One Church for the 11:30 AM service and stick around for basketball afterward!