Mission:

Round Star Foundation provides quality soccer programming to underprivileged communities in the United States and around the world.

Description:

Round Star Foundation is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people of all ages by providing high quality soccer activities, training and education to individuals regardless of income or ability. We believe that soccer is an invaluable tool, not only for physical development, but also for social inclusion and engagement. Round Star Foundation utilizes soccer - a powerful mechanism for strengthening communities - through three separate programs:

1. Special Needs Program:

Working with New York City Public School District 75, we provide programming to children with developmental and intellectual delays such as Autism, Down Syndrome, and ADHD for whom soccer becomes an essential tool for their overall well-being and success. Click here for more information. 

2. Scholarship Program:

We provide scholarships for soccer classes to children of all ages and levels of ability who require financial assistance. Click here for more information. 

3. Building Soccer Bridges:

Working in developing countries, Building Soccer Bridges uses soccer as a tool to build leadership skills, enhance self-confidence and empower youth to make positive contributions to their communities. Click here for more information.