Category: Programs 122 posts found


GRS Champions League Builds Community Among Young Men

May 27, 2014

Program provides young men opportunities for better outcomes in employment, health, and healthy relationships. Read More

Professional Soccer Players Increase Demand for HIV Testing in Zimbabwe

April 28, 2014

"Because of Grassroot Soccer, I want to know my status" Read More

SKILLZ+ Provides Support to HIV+ Youth

April 21, 2014

"Having someone you look up to admit to their status and tell their story without any shame gives you confidence and encouragement”... Read More

GRS Coaches Participate in Global Money Week

April 1, 2014

Coaches collaborate on worldwide celebration to empower the next generation to be confident and skilled economic citizens. Read More

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… 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