In the Community
D.C. United staff and supporters celebrated Earth Day on Saturday by participating in the Anacostia Watershed Society's clean up day on Kingman Island (just across from RFK Stadium's Lot 6). The Black-and-Red joined dozens of volunteers from other local organizations to pick up hundreds of bags of trash and remove invasive plants.
The cleanup event concluded with a cookout and celebration featuring volunteers from all of the cleanup day locations. DC Government officials, and an appearance by United forward and Assistant Coach, Josh Wolff.
D.C. United anunció varias iniciativas ecológicas para realizarse el
sábado 21 y domingo 22 de abril. Los eventos y actividades son posibles gracias
a la consideración de MLS W.O.R.K.S., Events DC y la Fundación Bonneville
Environmental. United recibe a los New York Red Bulls el domingo 22 de abril en
el Estadio RFK, en frente a una audiencia televisiva a nivel nacional en espn2.
D.C. United announced today multiple green initiatives to be held Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22. Scheduled events and activities are made possible due to consideration from MLS W.O.R.K.S., Events DC and Bonneville Environmental Foundation. United hosts New York on Sunday, April 22 at RFK Stadium before a national television audience on espn2. Kickoff for the match is set for 6:00 p.m. ET.
D.C. United announced today the club will collect pet supplies during the month of April to benefit the Washington Humane Society. This marks the first time D.C. United has worked with the organization that provides care for nearly 30,000 animals each year. United Drives, now in its ninth year, collects much-needed items for non-profit organizations within the DC metropolitan area.
D.C. United anunció hoy que la séptima edición de La Súper Copa, un
torneo de fútbol eliminatorio de 11 vs. 11 que junta a diferentes campeones
amateurs del área metropolitana de DC, arrancará este fin de semana en el campo
de entrenamiento de pasto sintético del Estadio RFK. La Súper Copa VII, presentada
por Volkswagen, está auspiciada por American Airlines y adidas. El sorteo del
torneo se realizó el 10 de marzo en el Estadio RFK, previo al primer partido de
la temporada de D.C. United frente a Sporting Kansas City.
D.C. United announced today the seventh edition of La
Super Copa, a
single elimination full side 11-v-11 invitational soccer tournament that brings
together different amateur champions from DC’s Metropolitan local leagues, will kick off this weekend with first round games at
the RFK Stadium Turf Training Field. La
Super Copa VII, presented by Volkswagen, is sponsored by American Airlines and
Adidas. The tournament’s draw took place
on March 10 at RFK Stadium, prior to D.C. United’s first match of the season
against Sporting Kansas City.
D.C. United and its charitable arm, United for D.C., announced today the Tenth Annual United Kickoff Luncheon raised more than $30,000. The event, held at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park, was sponsored in part by Clark Construction Group. The Luncheon featured Dave Johnson, television voice of D.C. United, as the event’s emcee. Head coach, Ben Olsen, provided a glimpse of the 2012 team and what each individual will bring to the field as the team looks to kick-off its season on Saturday, March 10, 2012.
D.C. United announced today that the club will collect non-perishable food items during the month of March to benefit Children of Mine. This season marks the ninth year of the United Drives campaign, which collects much-needed items to help with each beneficiary’s mission. Children Of Mine is an after school program that provides children from ages four to 18 a clean, safe place to go after school for hot meals, tutoring, and sports activities.
D.C. United kicked off its 2012 United Builds program by celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service at Maya Angelou Public Charter School in Northeast DC.
The MLK Day of Service is a part of United We Serve, the President's national call to service initiative. It calls for Americans from all walks of life to work together to provide solutions to our most pressing national problems.
D.C. United continuará con su tradición de servicio comunitario al
participar del evento MLK Day of Service de HandsOn Greater DC Cares. A través
del programa United Builds, voluntarios de D.C. United trabajarán en el colegio
público Maya Angelou pintando, limpiando y adornando el colegio desde las 9:00
a.m. hasta la 1:00 p.m. el lunes 16 de enero.
Quién: Voluntarios de
Qué: MLK Day of
Service de HandsOn Greater DC Cares
Cuándo: Lunes 16 de
enero; 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.