PRLog - May 19, 2011 - HAYWARD, Calif. -- On May 28th, the Bay Area Ambassadors will host a fundraising event in partnership with Playworks of Oakland.
Proceeds from Adult Ticket Sales will go directly to the Playworks Oakland/East Bay organization and kids and parents alike are encouraged to spread the word and help a worthy cause.
“Playworks is the only nonprofit organization in the country to send trained, full-time program coordinators, called "coaches" to low-income, urban schools, where they transform recess and play into a positive experience that helps kids and teachers get the most out of every learning opportunity throughout the school day. The coaches become part of the school community, working full-time to provide organized play and physical activity through the five components of the Playworks program. They organize games and activities during recess, provide individual class game times and run a leadership development program during school hours. They also run Playworks tutoring and physical activity programs and developmental sports leagues during after school hours.” -- www.playworks.org
Kids get in free with a ticket and Bay Area Ambassadors FC players will be available after the game for autographs.
A portion of all adult ticket sales will be donated to support Playworks Oakland/East Bay programs.
When: Saturday, May 28, 2011 6 p.m.
Where: Chabot College - 25555 Hesperian Blvd. Hayward, CA
Kids at a Playworks partner school can pick a free ticket from their Playworks Coach, or contact Kyonne Isacc, East Bay Community Engagement Coordinator.
For more information on Playworks please visit: www.playworks.org
About National Premier Soccer League (NPSL)
The National Premier Soccer League is a United States soccer league recognized by the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) and FIFA. The league is officially affiliated with the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA) and teams qualify directly for the U.S. Open Cup. As of 2011, the NPSL consists of 37 teams nationwide.
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