Category: In the News 65 posts found


Congratulations to our Rango Screening Winners

March 30, 2011

We are thrilled to announce that Esther Kim from Princeton, Elysa Greenberger from Vassar and Kun Leng from Key Club Int. Capital District… Read More

Kirk Friedrich, GRS Co-Founder, to Speak at Brown University

March 2, 2011

Kirk Friedrich will be speaking at Brown's Watson Institute on March 7. Read More

INSPI(RED) SOCCER Coordinator Rob Burroughs Selected for Clinton Global Initiative University

February 3, 2011

Rob Burroughs, a student at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick, Canada and the International Regional Coordinator for INSPI(RED) SOCCER has been selected for the… Read More

Celebrity Video Game Challenge Raises $10,000 for GRS

January 28, 2011

UFC Champion and actor Quinton “Rampage” Jackson wins $10,000 for Grassroot Soccer in the H.O.M.E. Foundation’s STIKS Celebrity... 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

U.S. Men’s National Team Visits GRS in South Africa

November 17, 2010

Sunday 14th November, GRS, Western Cape was very excited to host the United States Men’s National team at the... Read More

Ethan Zohn Completes NYC Marathon

November 10, 2010

Ethan Zohn and joined 47 others to run the 2010 ING NYC Marathon on behalf of Grassroot Soccer.... Read More

Ethan Zohn

October 6, 2010

Survivor: Africa winner Ethan Zohn was unable to race in the New York Marathon last year... Read More

GRS to Feature in British Airways Campaign

September 21, 2010

Last winter Grassroot Soccer won a Business Opportunities Grant from British Airways, providing the organization with 10 worldwide roundtrip tickets, 5 free global shipments,… Read More