ST. CROIX — Residents of the community are preparing to come together to have fun and raise money for two nonprofit organizations as the Pre-Emancipation Weekend Kickball Tournament takes place in Frederiksted Saturday. The event is a fundraiser for the Elmo Plaskett Little League East and Elmo Plaskett Little League West.

Emile Henderson III is the organizer for the event and said he decided to organize the day of family fun to bring some excitement to the holiday weekend.