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Read our latest news and stories to see what’s happening at Grassroot Soccer.

Jan

27

2020

GRS Joins More Than 10,000 Delegates at ICASA 2019

Left to right: GRS Soccer Zambia Managing Director Boyd Mkandawire, Programs Coordinator Taonga Kennedy, SKILLZ Coach Bernard Chanda Chimbele, and GRS Zimbabwe Managing Director Bheki…

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Jan

27

2020

Jan

27

2020

GRS Priority Partner RV United Celebrates Programming Success

Junior Development team photo courtesy RV United. (Editor’s note: This piece has been adapted from content written by GRS South Africa Communications Specialist Jenn Warren.)…

From the Field Implementing Partners South Africa

Jan

27

2020

Dec

16

2019

Growth, Inspiration, and Progress: 2019 in Review

Our soccer-based health education programs meet youth on the front lines as they confront and overcome their greatest health challenges, such as sexual and reproductive…

From the Field Programs Supporters

Dec

16

2019

Nov

26

2019

How Soccer Can Stop HIV: The Three C’s

Curriculum, Coaches, and Culture Combine to Change the Game Grassroot Soccer program in Zimbabwe. Adolescents, particularly in Africa, are among those hardest hit by…

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Nov

26

2019

Nov

25

2019

Grassroot Soccer World AIDS Day Gala Raises More than $1M, Uniting Stars, Supporters in Action Against AIDS

Pictured: GRS Co-Founder Ethan Zohn, Amellia Chifodya, Sir Alex Ferguson, Fiona Ferguson, and GRS Founder & CEO Dr. Tommy Clark. “The ambition behind World…

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Nov

25

2019

Oct

21

2019

Peace Corps Perspective: Unpacking Vital Adolescent Health Topics Through Sport

The following piece was contributed by Caroline Kupchella, a Peace Corps Volunteer currently serving as a Health Educator in Lesotho. Ms. Kupchella is originally from…

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Oct

21

2019

Oct

07

2019

Building Sustainability: Grassroot Soccer and Peace Corps Team Up to Create a Lasting Legacy

Master Coaches participate in a Peace Corps and Grassroot Soccer Sustainability Workshop. The relationship between Grassroot Soccer and the Peace Corps dates back to 2005.

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Oct

07

2019

Sep

20

2019

New Study Demonstrates Potential for Soccer to Turn Boys into Gender Advocates

By: Chukwidike Akanegbu, YEDI and Devyn Lee, Grassroot Soccer A new study out of Nigeria…

From the Field Implementing Partners News Programs SKILLZ Curriculum

Sep

20

2019

Sep

09

2019

Watch: Goldman Sachs Equalizer Cup Delivers Support for Adolescent Health (and Office Bragging Rights)

Grassroot Soccer Co-Founder Ethan Zohn rallies eager competitors ahead of the 2019 Equalizer Cup. On Tuesday, August 27, nearly 100 intrepid…

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Sep

09

2019

Jul

23

2019

“More Ways of Giving”: A DREAMS Success Story

The following story highlights Grassroot Soccer Zimbabwe’s DREAMS (Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored and Safe) programming, in partnership with FHI360, and was written by Grassroot Soccer…

From the Field Uncategorized Zimbabwe

Jul

23

2019

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