Category: South Africa 143 posts found


A Skillz Street Role Model

August 2, 2012

"If a person sees you as a mirror reflection, you shouldn't let that person down." Read More

Short Film Featuring GRS South Africa Wins Competition

July 30, 2012

A Goal for Hope features GRS Alexandra, Johannesburg... Read More

City Lads: Strong Female Role Models in Port Elizabeth, South Africa

July 12, 2012

Grassroot Soccer coaches win league championship... Read More

Grassroot Soccer Uses SMS Technology to Reach Students with HIV Prevention Messaging

July 1, 2012

Reinforcing healthy behaviors through cell phones... Read More

GRS’s Lunga Sidzumo Speaks at Open Society Foundations’ Symposium

May 10, 2012

Grassroot Soccer (GRS) was thrilled to participate in the Open Society Foundations’ international symposium on ‘Sport Mega Events and the Crisis of Youth Exclusion’ in… Read More

Grassroot Soccer South Africa Receives $1 Million Boost from USAID

April 9, 2012

USAID/Southern Africa grant will provide HIV prevention education to thousands of youth. Read More

One Lucky Man!

March 9, 2012

In 2010, Coach Lucky conducted a GRS Skillz activity for the U.S. Men's National Team during their visit as part of the FIFA… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Selected in the “Women Deliver 50”

March 7, 2012

Global advocacy organization recognizes GRS as a top solution improving the lives of girls... Read More

Grassroot Soccer Partners with Waves for Change for Holiday Camp

December 19, 2011

Soccer and surfing come together to empower young South Africans... Read More

Nike and Grassroot Soccer Extend Partnership To End AIDS

December 1, 2011

Nike and GRS celebrate World AIDS Day 2011 with tournament and testing event in Soweto. Read More