Category: News 302 posts found


Castrol Supports 8 Skillz Holiday Programs in South Africa

October 26, 2009

The following is a press release from Castrol highlighting Skillz Holiday Programs funded by Castrol in October 2009… Read More

Kimberley Dribble-A-Thon 2009

October 23, 2009

Kristen Fladseth, Anna Barrett, and Peter Glidden pose with local Galeshewe children during the 2009 Galeshewe Dribble-A-Thon. In early September, GRS… Read More

Progress Continues On The Football For Hope Centre in Khayelitsha

October 13, 2009

The ‘Football For Hope’ Centre in the South African township of Khayelitsha is under construction and making big strides towards completion. Read More

Ethan Zohn A Finalist In GQ “Better Man Better World” Contest; Cast Your Vote Today

October 5, 2009

Grassroot Soccer co-founder Ethan Zohn has been named one of five finalists in GQ’s Better Men Better World Search, and… Read More

Upper Valley Lightning SC Supporting Grassroot Soccer This Season

September 17, 2009

Members of the UV Lightning U8-U9 team proudly showing their support of Grassroot Soccer on opening day. Grassroot Soccer and the… Read More

Skillz Coach’s DVD Arrives at GRS South Africa!

September 16, 2009

GRS' Cape Town Skillz Coaches, Phumla Dyonta, Thembinkosi Sikinya, and Andile Rafeni celebrate the arrival of the Skillz Coach's DVD On… Read More

globalbike Makes Work Easier For Grassroot Soccer In Zambia

September 8, 2009

Imagine trying to coordinate a Grassroot Soocer program in an area the size of Maryland and having no transport to do so. Read More

Football Partnerships Network Names Grassroot Soccer As Official Responsibility Partner

September 7, 2009

Grassroot Soccer has formed a partnership with Football Partnerships Network (FPN), a leading business-to-business network for the soccer industry. Recently named the Official… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Founder and CEO Tommy Clark on the Vision and History of the Organization

September 4, 2009

From an early age I have been associated with the world of soccer. Growing up with a father who played on the Scottish national team,… Read More

New Grassroot Soccer Website Launched

September 2, 2009

Grassroot Soccer is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, highlighting the growth of the organization and its many partners. Our former… Read More