MORE THAN $1 MILLION PLEDGED TO CREATE 12 MINI-PITCHES HONORING BLACK PLAYERS FOR CHANGE — KICKSTARTING LONG-TERM PARTNERSHIP WITH U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Black Players for Change, Musco Lighting, and the U.S. Soccer Foundation announced that community mini-pitches will be installed in honor of the founding 12 Executive Board Members of Black Players for Change (BPC) over the course of the next year.
COLUMBUS —Columbus Crew SC, the Columbus Crew SC Foundation, Columbus Recreation and Parks Department, and the U.S. Soccer Foundation today announced that they have begun
As a traumatic pandemic continues to grip much of America, particularly communities of color, efforts are underway to ensure that children and families across the
Today, the U.S. Soccer Federation and the U.S. Soccer Foundation released the following joint statement: We have come to an agreement that we believe is
Families across the country are grappling with fear and uncertainty right now, but the organization leading the nation’s efforts to bring soccer to young people
STATEMENT FROM ED FOSTER-SIMEON, PRESIDENT & CEO OF THE U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION ON THE USSF’S RECENT LEGAL FILING
Washington, DC (March 12, 2020) – Today, Ed Foster-Simeon, President & CEO of the U.S. Soccer Foundation, released the following statement: “As President & CEO
THE U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION AND THE DICK’S SPORTING GOODS FOUNDATION TEAM UP TO GET MORE GIRLS AND FEMALE COACHES IN THE GAME IN UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES
(Washington, D.C., FEB. 4, 2020) – The U.S. Soccer Foundation today announced that The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation will support its United for Girls initiative through a $5 million, three-year partnership. United for Girls—an initiative aimed at increasing opportunities for girls and young women to benefit from soccer—will engage 100,000 girls in the U.S. Soccer Foundation’s programs by 2023.
UNITED SOCCER COACHES, U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION, AND MUSCO LIGHTING DONATE MINI-PITCH TO CITY OF BALTIMORE
United Soccer Coaches, the U.S. Soccer Foundation, and Musco Lighting announced on Thursday the donation of a new Mini-Pitch SystemTM to the city of Baltimore to be installed at Hampden Elementary as part of the 2020 United Soccer Coaches Convention.
U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION AWARDS $159,376 IN GRANT FUNDING FOR SOCCER FIELD-BUILDING AND ENHANCEMENT PROJECTS TO INCREASE ACCESS TO THE GAME FOR MORE THAN 12,000 YOUTH AND ADULTS
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Soccer Foundation today announced it has awarded nine grants totaling $159,376 to organizations that will build and enhance safe places to play in eight states. When completed, the projects will provide access to safe play spaces for more than 12,000 youth and adults.
HOUSTON DYNAMO OWNERS TEAM UP WITH DAMARCUS BEASLEY, U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION TO FUND 15 SOCCER MINI-PITCHES IN UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES
Today, Houston Dynamo owners Jake Silverstein and Ben Guill announced a commitment to create 15 soccer mini-fields, known as mini-pitches, across the Greater Houston area over the next five years.