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MLS WORKS accepting nominations for 2015 Community MVP Contest

Nominate someone using soccer to make a positive impact
MLS WORKS accepting nominations for 2015 Community MVP Contest

Major League Soccer and Wells Fargo are looking for individuals who promote goodwill, demonstrate leadership qualities and help to improve lives within their community.  

Soccer for Success Tournament at RFK Stadium

Youngsters participate in tournament on RFK field Saturday, June 13
Soccer for Success Tournament at RFK Stadium

 

The D.C. United Foundation’s annual United Soccer Club Spring Classic Youth Soccer Tournament took place at RFK Stadium on Saturday, June 13. This year's event marks the first time that the tournament occurred on the game field. The tournament showcased and celebrated 16 teams who participated in the 12-week United Soccer Club 2015 spring program.

D.C. United & Washington Spirit players watch WWC at the White House

United Soccer Club helps bring young female athletes to watch party with professionals
D.C. United & Washington Spirit players watch WWC at the White House

IMAGE: WWC White House

Photo Credit: 
Drew Rauso

D.C. United’s Michael Farfan and the Washington Spirit were invited to the White House grounds on Tuesday, June 16 to watch Team USA face off against Nigeria in the Women’s World Cup.

D.C. United teams up with the American Red Cross to Host Blood Drive on June 21

Blood Drive is a continuation of D.C. United Drives 2015 program
D.C. United teams up with the American Red Cross to Host Blood Drive on June 21

D.C. United and the American Red Cross National Capitol Region will host a blood drive on Sunday, June 21 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at RFK Stadium, prior to United’s match against the New England Revolution.

D.C. United Foundation to hold annual Spring Classic Youth Soccer Tournament

United Soccer Club showcase includes 20 teams of players ages 6-12
D.C. United Announce United Soccer Club Tournament

WASHINGTON– The D.C. United Foundation will hold its annual Spring Classic youth soccer tournament on Saturday, June 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and for the first time the event will be held inside RFK Stadium on the game field. The tournament will showcase more than 20 teams comprised of youths (ages 6-12) who are participants in the United Soccer Club 2015 spring program.

D.C. United Health & Wellness Fair 2015

D.C. United teams up with partners for fair promoting physical fitness and health
D.C. Health & Wellness Fair 2015

On Wednesday May 20th, D.C. United partnered with the Carlos Rosario International PCS and other local partners to host a health & wellness fair aimed at educating the community about the importance of physical fitness, nutrition and living a healthy lifestyle.

D.C. United to Host First Annual Health & Wellness Fair

In partnership with the Carlos Rosario School, physical fitness highlighted
D.C. United to Host First Annual Health & Wellness Fair

Washington, D.C. (May 15, 2015) – D.C. United has teamed up with the Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School and multiple other partners to host its first annual Health & Wellness Fair to help to educate the community and highlight the importance of physical fitness, nutrition and living a healthy lifestyle.

United Drives Collects Soccer Equipment for Passback Program

Soccer Gear Finds a New Home
United Drives Collects Soccer Equipment

D.C. United announced today, through United Drives, that the program will collect new and used soccer equipment to benefit U.S. Soccer’s Passback Program, May 9 before United’s home match against Sporting Kansas City at 7:00 p.m.

D.C. Vote to Honor Olsen

Black-and-Red also to receive award for support of D.C. equality
Ben Olsen Honored
Ben Olsen Honored

For as long as Ben Olsen has been a champion for D.C. United, he has been the same for the District of Columbia.

On Wednesday, D.C. Vote will return the favor, honoring the United head coach for his support for the city, as he is honored with the organization’s Democracy All-Star Award, a part of its 3 Star Ball on the rooftop of the National Association of Realtors building.

D.C. United Foundation Night | May 2, 2015

Auction, raffles, other initiatives to highlight and support club’s charitable arm to take plac
D.C. United Foundation Night | May 2, 2015

D.C. United will highlight the work of the club’s charitable arm with D.C. United Foundation Night as part of the team’s match against Columbus Crew SC on Saturday, May 2. Before and during the match, which kicks off at 7 p.m., there will be opportunities to recognize and support the foundation and its signature program: United Soccer Club. 

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