Category: News 309 posts found


“My Survivour”: A Mother’s Bravery, Her Daughter’s Strength

December 3, 2018

At Grassroot Soccer, we spend a lot of time talking about The Three A’s: Assets (knowledge and skills) that adolescents need to live healthy and safe;… Read More

GRS Hosts Deputy Prime Minister of Belgium, UNAIDS, and Others for Special World AIDS Day Visit

December 1, 2018

KHAYELITSHA, SOUTH AFRICA — Grassroot Soccer (GRS) kicked off World AIDS Day commemorations and activities in Khayelitsha Friday with Belgian Deputy Prime Minister … Read More

You Did It! What Your Support Accomplished in 2018

November 28, 2018

This time of year brings cause for reflection, and we at Grassroot Soccer (GRS) are humbled by your continued support of our programming. Whether you’ve… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Hosts Private Screening of Bohemian Rhapsody

October 25, 2018

A special evening for a great cause. LONDON, ENGLAND – On Tuesday, 23 October, friends and supporters of Grassroot Soccer enjoyed a… Read More

We’ve Done Our Research: Highlights from HIV and Adolescence Workshop

October 25, 2018

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — Over 200 participants attended the International Conference on HIV and Adolescence in Cape Town in mid-October. Grassroot Soccer (GRS) was… Read More

Welcome to the SKILLZ Team: New Partner Announcements

October 3, 2018

Grassroot Soccer continues to grow through collaborations and innovative partnerships across the globe. Please check out the new partnerships helping young people build… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Welcomes Three New Members to Global Board of Directors

September 21, 2018

Grassroot Soccer is pleased to announce the official appointment of three new Directors to our Global Board: Professional soccer player Christen Press, distinguished… Read More

Sky Blue FC, EDP Futures, and Grassroot Soccer Team Up to Empower Girls

August 29, 2018

On Saturday, August 18th, Grassroot Soccer (GRS) teamed up with Sky Blue FC of the National… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Showcases Impact and Insights at 2018 International AIDS Conference

July 30, 2018

Coach Taonga leads the crowd at the GRS AIDS 2018 Pre-Conference Event. Copyright: International AIDS Society / Matthijs Immink As the largest conference on… Read More

SKILLZ Guyz Success Stories: “I’m a Changed Person”

July 12, 2018

About the Dreams Have No Gender campaign: You can help equalize the game for boys and girls in southern Africa who face significant adolescent health… Read More