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  • November 24, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES TWO-YEAR PARTNERSHIP WITH KWIK GOAL

    Corporate Partnership Furthers the Foundation's Mission to Deliver Positive Health and Social Outcomes for Youth in Urban, Underserved Communities Throughout the United States

    Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Soccer Foundation, the major charitable arm of soccer in the United States, today announced a two-year corporate partnership with Kwik Goal, one of the largest manufacturers of soccer goals and field equipment in the country. The two organizations will partner to bring the game of soccer to children, in urban, underserved communities, who don’t have the resources to play and therefore receive the sport’s health and social benefits. [Read More]

  • October 20, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION KICKS OFF 2014-2015 SOCCER FOR SUCCESS PROGRAM YEAR

    Nationally-Recognized Afterschool Program Helps Combat Children's Health Issues and Juvenile Delinquency in more than 30 Cities Across the United States

    Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Soccer Foundation, the major charitable arm of soccer in the United States, announced today that it has kicked off the 2014-2015 season of Soccer for Success in more than 30 cities across the country. Soccer for Success is a free afterschool sports-based, youth development program created by the U.S. Soccer Foundation that uses soccer as a tool to improve the health and behavioral outcomes for children in underserved, urban communities. [Read More]

  • October 1, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION, LA GALAXY FOUNDATION & BROTHERHOOD CRUSADE TO UNVEIL ALGIN SUTTON FIELD IN SOUTH LOS ANGELES

    The U.S. Soccer Foundation, in collaboration with the LA Galaxy Foundation, Brotherhood Crusade, City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation & Parks, the Leon Lowenstein Foundation, the Cal South Foundation, and the California Endowment will unveil a new synthetic turf soccer field at the Algin Sutton Recreation Center, in South Los Angeles, on Wednesday, October 1, 2014. The field unveiling will include an opening ceremony with remarks from local dignitaries and partners, in addition to an LA Galaxy soccer clinic with local youth in the U.S. Soccer Foundation’s Soccer for Success program. [Read More]

  • September 22, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION GRANTS MORE THAN $511,000 TO BENEFIT YOUTH SOCCER & COMMUNITIES NATIONWIDE

    Latest Grant Cycle Supports Soccer Programs and Field-Building Initiatives in Seven States

    Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Soccer Foundation, the major charitable arm of soccer in the United States, announced today it has awarded nine grants totaling more than $511,000 to non-profit organizations serving youth in underserved communities across the nation. [Read More]

  • July 21, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION, BOSTON PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT AND AMERICA SCORES BOSTON TO UNVEIL LOPRESTI SOCCER FIELD IN EAST BOSTON WITH OPENING REMARKS BY MAYOR MARTIN J. WALSH

    State-of-the-art field to provide local youth with a safe & accessible place to play

    Boston, MA - The U.S. Soccer Foundation, Boston Parks and Recreation Department and America SCORES Boston will unveil a new state-of-the-art soccer field at LoPresti Park in Boston, MA on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 to many of the local youth who live in the East Boston area, marking the completion of the first phase of a $1.1 million project. [Read More]

  • June 11, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION TO HOST WORLD CUP WATCH PARTY AT TOWN TAVERN IN WASHINGTON, D.C. JUNE 22

    Cheer for U.S. Mens National Team and celebrate the World Cup while benefiting the U.S. Soccer Foundations Soccer for Success program

    Washington, DC - In honor of the U.S. Men’s National Team playing Portugal in the group stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the U.S. Soccer Foundation, the major charitable arm of soccer in the United States, will host a World Cup watch party at Town Tavern on June 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Admission is free, but a suggested $5.00 donation may be made to support the U.S. Soccer Foundation’s Soccer for Success program. Soccer for Success is a free afterschool program that uses soccer as a tool to address children’s health issues and juvenile delinquency, while promoting healthy lifestyles in urban underserved communities. [Read More]

  • June 4, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION, HELP USA & STREET SOCCER USA UNVEIL STATE-OF-THE-ART STREET SOCCER FIELD IN BROOKLYN FOR MORE THAN 300 LOCAL YOUTH

    Brooklyn, NY -The U.S. Soccer Foundation, HELP USA and Street Soccer USA unveiled a state-of-the-art street soccer field in Brooklyn, NY to many of the local youth who live in the HELP USA facilities. HELP USA is a national supportive housing developer and homeless services organization. Once a vacant lot, the new field provides more than 300 local youth a safe and accessible place to play within the community. The field will also be used as a site to deliver the sport-based youth development program, Soccer for Success – created by the U.S. Soccer Foundation and delivered by Street Soccer USA. Street Soccer USA is a national nonprofit that utilizes soccer as development curriculum to provide a positive environment for youth in underserved communities as well as homeless and at risk young adults. The U.S. Soccer Foundation, a major charitable arm of soccer in the United States, is also a leader in sports-based youth development and strives to use soccer as a vehicle for social change among youth in urban areas across the country. [Read More]

  • June 3, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION, HELP USA & STREET SOCCER USA TO UNVEIL STREET SOCCER PITCH IN BROOKLYN

    State-of-the-art field to provide more than 300 local youth a safe & accessible place to play

    Washington, DC - The U.S. Soccer Foundation, HELP USA and Street Soccer USA will unveil a state-of-the-art street soccer pitch in Brooklyn, NY on June 3, 2014. Once a vacant lot, the new field will provide more than 300 local youth a safe and accessible place to play within the community. The field will be used for sport-based youth development programs delivered by Street Soccer USA. [Read More]

  • May 14, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION GRANTS MORE THAN $450,000 TO BENEFIT YOUTH SOCCER & COMMUNITIES NATIONWIDE

    Latest Grant Cycle Supports Soccer Programs and Field-Building Initiatives in Six States

    Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Soccer Foundation, the major charitable arm of soccer in the United States, today announced it has awarded 10 grants totaling more than $450,000 to non-profit organizations serving youth in underserved communities across the nation. [Read More]

  • May 13, 2014

    U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION TO RECEIVE FINE MONIES FROM MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER PLAYERS UNION

    MLS Players Union's Contribution Supports the Foundation's Mini-Pitch Initiative

    Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Soccer Foundation, the major charitable arm of soccer in the United States, today announced it was selected to receive a portion of the 2013 Major League Soccer season fine monies from the Major League Soccer Players Union as a part of its Collective Bargaining Agreement with MLS to donate all fine monies collected from MLS players to a charity or charities of their choice. The Union’s fine money contribution will support the Foundation’s mini-pitch initiative within its Safe Places to Play program. [Read More]

 

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