Category: From the Field 130 posts found

Nike and Grassroot Soccer Extend Partnership To End AIDS

December 1, 2011

Nike and GRS celebrate World AIDS Day 2011 with tournament and testing event in Soweto. Read More

Highlanders and Grassroot Soccer Zimbabwe Coach Sets Prevention Example

October 28, 2011

GRS coaches lead the way in prevention... Read More

South African Mail & Guardian Names 2 Grassroot Soccer Staff to 2011 “Top 200 Young South Africans” List

June 10, 2011

The South African Mail & Guardian, a premier print and online newspaper, just released it’s annual list of “Top 200 Young South Africans,” and Grassroot… Read More

Ulwazi Cup HIV Counseling and Testing Tournament a Big Success

May 5, 2011

Youth and community members in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, spend a day filled with football, fun, and HIV awareness. Read More

Sithethelelwe “Kwinji” Sibanda

March 7, 2011

A Role Model for Girls in Zimbabwe Kwinji Sibanda is not only a coach and cornerstone of the Zimbabwean Grassroot Soccer… Read More

GRS Celebrates World AIDS Day

December 16, 2010

To mark World AIDS Day 2010, Grassroot Soccer Cape Town hosted a corporate Inspi(RED) soccer tournament on Saturday 27 November, inviting teams from... Read More

Football For Hope Centre Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary

December 10, 2010

Khayelitsha, South Africa- Grassroot Soccer celebrated the one-year anniversary of the Football For Hope Centre in Khayelitsha, South Africa... Read More

Grassroot Soccer’s Grace Lungu Featured in Independent Article with Elton John

December 5, 2010

Grace Lungu is 23-years-old and lives in Lusaka in Zambia. Like many people her age, she is passionate.... Read More

English Premier League and Comic Relief- South Africa and Zimbabwe

November 30, 2010

Everyday 3,800 men, women and children die from AIDS. And according to the UNAIDS 2010 Annual Report, half of all new HIV infections –… Read More

GRS Zimbabwe Continues Successful Partnership with Children First

November 30, 2010

A boy plays "My Supporters" in Buawayo, Zimbabwe. Thanks to the generous support of Children First, Grassroot Soccer looks forward to 2011 to… Read More