D.C. United player appearances: May 13-16

Washington, D.C. (May 13, 2009) - D.C. United players will be making appearances at various events in the community over this week. John DiRaimondo will make an appearance at the Fundraiser for the Lance Armstrong Foundation, while player appearances at schools as part of the United Reads initiative will begin this week. Full appearance information is detailed below.

Player(s): TBD

What: United Reads

When: Wednesday, May 13; 1:45-3:15 p.m.

Where: John Carroll Elementary School

Player(s): John DiRaimondo

What: Fundraiser for the Lance Armstrong Foundation

When: Wednesday, May 13; 5-7 p.m.

Where: Mama Lucia’s Restaurant

Player(s): TBD

What: Loudon Soccer Family Fun Day

When: Saturday, May 16; 5-6:30 p.m.

Where: Lansdowne Park/Belmont Ridge MS

Broadcasting and P.A. Request: When speaking of the organization, please refer to the team as either “D.C. United” or “United,” but not “the D.C. United” or “the United.” We appreciate your cooperation.

Doug Hicks,, (202) 587-5448,
Boris Flores,, (202) 587-5452,
Kyle Sheldon,, (202) 587-5450 or
Cristina Cruz,, (202) 587-5440