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17 Feb

On February 17th, South Bronx United was presented with the 2020 Laureus Sport for Good Award at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Berlin, Germany. The annual award, recognizing a single organization globally that uses sports to achieve an outstanding social impact, was presented by Hugh Grant and Laureus Academy Chairman Sean Fitzpatrick in front of an audience including many of the world's most decorated athletes. At the previous day's press conference, Olympian Michael Johnson interviewed SBU Executive Director Andrew So and student athletes Mohamed Konate and Maria Martinez. Mr. Johnson was also joined by Fitzpatrick, Olympic Gold Medalist Missy Franklin, and former German World Cup start Jens Lehmann. For more on the award, read the press release from Laureus.

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17 Jan

Registration is open for the Spring Recreational Soccer season. There is limited space available in all divisions at each site. Register here.

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13 Jan

On January 8th, 2020, South Bronx United's 2nd Annual Alumni Career Networking Mixer put alumni and Academy seniors in conversation with an impressive group of panelists, who spent the evening imparting practical advice and wisdom from their experiences as students and professionals across dozens of industries. The event marked the commencement of SBU's redeveloped career mentorship program, which aims to better support alumni in developing lasting professional relationships with mentors as they navigate college and transition into careers. View photos of the event here. If you would like to join the group of devoted professionals whose mentorship can have a transformative impact on our community, fill out this short application.

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13 Nov

New York-based creative studio Tens Club produced a limited edition 10th Anniversary Jersey for South Bronx United. Thanks to Tens Club, Adidas, and Upper 90, every dollar of every jersey purchased will support the growth of South Bronx United's academic, college prep, mentoring, immigration legal services, and soccer programs over the next ten years. Purchase your own jersey while supplies last. Through December 31st, you can also receive a jersey as a gift if you donate $100 or more. Learn more about the jersey here.

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11 Nov

South Bronx United honoree alumna Julieth Noguez at the 10th Anniversary Benefit last week. Julieth is a member of the SBU Academy Class of 2015 and part of the Lehman College Class of 2020. She is a student, an athlete, a coach, a daughter, and a Dreamer. Watch her story.