Category: News 304 posts found


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

Grassroot Soccer Selected as a Winner of the Demand Creation Challenge

July 2, 2018

OPTIONS Consortium Showcases Best-in-Class for HIV Prevention Demand Creation Grassroot Soccer was selected as the “Best Demonstrated Impact” winner of the… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Welcomes Rachel Riley as a Global Ambassador

June 18, 2018

Rachel Riley attends Grassroot Soccer programming in South Africa, April 2018. JOHANNESBURG — Television presenter and personality Rachel Riley is on a mission to… Read More

Inaugural Changemaker Cup Delivers a Win for Adolescent Health

May 22, 2018

Pictured: Competitors at the first-ever Grassroot Soccer Changemaker Cup LONDON – On Monday, 21 May, a dedicated group of Grassroot Soccer (GRS) supporters gathered… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Celebrates World Malaria Day

April 30, 2018

World Malaria Day in Mozambique Grassroot Soccer’s locally-tailored curriculum provides interactive lessons about malaria: how it is spread, how to prevent it, and… Read More

Shifting Norms, Changing Behavior: GRS Presents at SBCC Summit in Indonesia

April 27, 2018

Grassroot Soccer (GRS) recently joined innovators and changemakers from across government, regional entities, academics, NGOs, CSOs, global agencies and the private sector for the 2018… Read More