We believe that every child should have a safe place to play soccer right in their neighborhood. But we know that too many kids, especially those living in underserved communities, don’t have easy access to soccer fields or facilities. That’s why we’re transforming underutilized areas, like vacant lots and empty schoolyards, into state-of-the-art pitches to play the game.
Our mini-pitches provide an innovative solution for communities where space is at a premium. These small, customized, hard-court surfaces are perfectly suited for organized soccer programs and pick-up games. Complete with lighting, fencing, goals, benches, and more, mini-pitches provide a quality playing surface for kids and adults.
Learn more about our efforts to
create 1,000 mini-pitches nationwide.
OUR GRANT PROGRAM
We also award grants three times a year to help cover the costs of lighting, irrigation, construction,
surfacing, and enhancements. These upgrades to existing spaces revitalize communities and make
playing our game more accessible to all.
Are you interested in bringing new
Safe Places to Play to your community?
We’ve seen the positive impact that safe places to play can have on children’s lives. With your help, we can continue to bring the beautiful game – and safe places to play it – to more neighborhoods across the country. Consider becoming a supporter today and help us make a real difference in a child’s life.