Hester-Sykes Memorial Softball Tournament

The Hester-Sykes Memorial Softball Tournament is held every fall. The tournament is named for Robert Hester and John Sykes, Jr., both officers whose lives were lost in the line of duty. Memphis police officers, firefighters and military personnel are welcome to participate in the event.


The MPACF welcomes qualified volunteers to support our programs, as well as those of our partner organizations. In most cases, volunteers must be at least 16-years-old. If you’re interested in volunteering for the MPACF, please send an email to volunteer@mpagivesback.org and let us know that you are interested in volunteer opportunities. Please include your full name, contact information, and volunteer experience in the message.