Press Releases and News

DEMOCRATS DEFEAT REPUBLICANS IN 5TH CONGRESSIONAL SOCCER GAME

The Democrats defeated the Republicans last night at RFK Stadium to win the 5th Congressional Soccer Game. The match is part of the U.S. Soccer Foundation’s Capital Soccer Classic, an annual event that brings together Members of Congress, Congressional staffers, international embassies, current and former players and others in support of the U.S. Soccer Foundation’s life-changing programs.

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CITY OPENS SIGN UPS FOR 2017 PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL UNITY CUP AND PARTNERS WITH U.S. SOCCER FOUNDATION TO LAUNCH THE UNITY YOUTH SOCCER LEAGUE

Today, Mayor Jim Kenney and Parks and Recreation Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell announced that commitment letters for the 2017 Philadelphia International Unity Cup are now available for teams to register their participation. They were also joined by Chief Strategy Officer of the U.S. Soccer Foundation, Jen Jinks, to launch the Unity Youth Soccer League.

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ED FOSTER-SIMEON NAMED TO RESULTS FOR AMERICA’S INAUGURAL NONPROFIT FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

Washington, DC – Today Ed Foster-Simeon, President & CEO of the U.S. Soccer Foundation, was selected by Results for America (RFA) for a two-year fellowship. The Fellowship will capture the collective experiences, insights and recommendations of well-respected nonprofit chief executives committed to advancing evidence-based solutions to better inform public policy and improve the impact of public investments.

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