Category: News 304 posts found


Girls First Project Given Vital Funding From Cityzens Giving

March 11, 2015

Charitable football initiative made possible by City Football Group... Read More

Grassroot Soccer and Woza Soccer Announce Partnership to Bring American High Schoolers on Soccer Immersion Trips to South Africa in Summer 2015

February 18, 2015

Norwich, VT (February 18, 2015) – Grassroot Soccer (GRS), an international nonprofit that uses the power of soccer to educate, inspire, and mobilize youth to live… Read More

SKILLZ Girl Expands to Seven Countries

February 17, 2015

Culturally-tailored curriculum empowers girls to live healthy lives... Read More

Sihle Adopts SKILLZ for Life

January 28, 2015

Sihle, a 12-year-old boy, is a Grassroot Soccer participant from Khayelitsha, South Africa. Sihle feels strongly about the problems in his community. While he first… Read More

SKILLZ Girl Empowers Girls in Peace Corps Communities

January 27, 2015

New pilot program increases girls' self-confidence... Read More

Yamkela Becomes a Leader

January 19, 2015

Meet a Grassroot Soccer champion – Yamkela, 14 years old, from Khayelitsha, a sprawling township on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa where over… Read More

Football, Business and Media Communities Unite in London to Support HIV & AIDS Prevention at Grassroot Soccer World AIDS Day Gala

December 12, 2014

On 1 December supporters from the realms of football, business, and the media attended the Grassroot Soccer charity gala at London’s Savoy… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Zambia Wins Charity of the Year Award

November 25, 2014

Affiliate earns top honors in inaugural awards... Read More

GRS NYC Marathon Team Empowers 13,200 Girls

November 24, 2014

Runners raise record amounts for HIV prevention... Read More