Category: Programs 109 posts found


GRS and RV United Team Up to Change the Game for Girls and Young Women

March 12, 2014

Only female soccer team in Khayelitsha proves a powerful force... Read More

Barclays Premier League Trophy Inspires Young Change Agents

February 24, 2014

South African soccer legend Mark Fish teams up with Barclays and GRS to spotlight Coach Development program... Read More

Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Zambia: The Grassroot Soccer Approach

February 19, 2014

“It starts with the kids; if we can help them understand and respect each other, things can really change.” Read More

Coach Sibeko: Learning, Teaching, and Caring through SKILLZ Street

February 19, 2014

Coach Namhla Sibeko, Khayelitsha, South Africa SKILLZ Street, GRS’s female-specific program, was designed purposefully to empower female participants and teach them about their particular… Read More

GRS South Africa Wins Impumelelo Platinum Award

January 15, 2014

Award recognizes SKILLZ Street programme for girls, GRS contributions to improving lives of South Africans... Read More

Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (ETAF) and Madonna’s Raising Malawi Partner with GRS in Malawi

December 2, 2013

Initiative bring GRS program into multiple Malawi communities... Read More

GRS SKILLZ Street Innovator Wins GOOD Pioneers of Health Award

November 21, 2013

Aware recognizes African innovations in health... Read More

Coach Lebo and Clopedia

November 20, 2013

Coach Lebogang Mathe, from GRS Alexandra, South Africa, has made a strong impact in the lives of many GRS participants. One of them is Clopedia,… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Celebrates Opening of FIFA Football for Hope Centre in Alexandra, South Africa

November 12, 2013

New Centre will serve as vibrant and sustainable development hub... Read More

Grassroot Soccer featured in WorldView Magazine

November 6, 2013

Focus on Sports and the Peace Corps highlights partnership... Read More