Talk N’ Text and SMART partnered with two provinces for the inaugural inter-barangay baskeball:
- Batangas, in cooperation with Vice Governor Marc Leviste (April to July 2008)
- Camarines Sur, in cooperation with Governor LRay Villafuerte (May to June 2008)
A total of 11 barangays participated in the Talk N Text – Leviste Cup, with a total of approximately 110 teams or a total of 1,320 players.
The entire province of Camarines Sur participated in the CamSur InterTown Basketball Championship – LRay Cup, totalling 29 towns, each with 15 players for a total of 435 participants.
- Coordination with local government