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Small Space, Big Impact

by Jim Hannesschlager | August 12, 2014

 

I consider myself pretty lucky. I am a huge soccer fan – I have been since I was a kid – and now I work for the U.S. Soccer Foundation.  But while my work is focused on soccer, it’s not always fun and games; this job requires a lot of long hours and ha...

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Symposium Reflections

by Gianfranco Borroni | August 7, 2014

 

In May, I attended the 8th annual Urban Soccer Symposium in Washington, DC. I have been involved in soccer for many years and I thought that I knew almost everything about the game, but as one of my first soccer coaches told me a long time ago, “there ...

This program year, Soccer for Success will teach soccer and life-skills to approximately 25,000 youth across the country. This is no small feat, as just five short years ago the program began with only 3,000 children. To achieve our goal of impacting 2...

One of my favorite things about the World Cup is the tournament's ability to unite people from around the world. This past month, all eyes were on Brazil, but the power of the beautiful game could be felt in every city, state, and nation. To capture th...

Today, the U.S. Soccer Foundation is featured on the "Make a Difference" module, on the AOL.com homepage! Every day, one non-profit from around the country is featured on AOL.com and given the opportunity to showcase their work to a large audience. Thi...

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