Author Archives: South Bronx United

Gnim Bazim: Where is He Now?

Gnim Bazim has been part of South Bronx United for six years, joining the organization as a 12-year old. With the help of our Director of College Placement and Alumni, Tom DeMaio, Gnim is currently a senior at Mercersburg Boarding School in Pennsylvania … Continue reading

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Students showcase work in SBU Karen Barth Arts Program

Bronx, NY – Several students in the SBU Karen Barth Arts Program collaborated to create unique works of art to showcase in front of friends and family at the Urban Assembly School last week. They drew from their passion for soccer and … Continue reading

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SBU Alumnus Beaufils Kimpolo: South Bronx United is Home

South Bronx United to me has been more than just a soccer club. Unlike many other soccer clubs throughout New York City, SBU has helped me improve my academic performances all throughout high school, especially when it came to English … Continue reading

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Run for SBU: 2017 TCS New York City Marathon

South Bronx United Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon Set for Sunday, November 5, 2017 New York, February 2nd, 2017—South Bronx United was named an Official Charity Partner of the 2017 TCS New … Continue reading

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SBU Youth Council Hosts International Food Night

On January 20th, 2017, South Bronx United’s Youth Council hosted an International Food Night for students in SBU Academy, coaches, mentors and volunteers. The Youth Council is a group of ten students who have been selected to represent all South … Continue reading

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Artist Marc Bamuthi Joseph’s and The Guggenheim partner with South Bronx United for peh-LO-tah

This summer, South Bronx United teamed up with award winning artist Marc Bamuthi Joseph for the Guggenheim Museum Social Practice Initiative, a program funded by a major grant from the Edmond de Rothschild Foundation which aims to instill different art expressions … Continue reading

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South Bronx United 6th Annual Benefit Raises Crucial Funds for the SBU Mission

300 guests filled the Midtown Loft and Terrace for a night of celebration in honor of South Bronx United’s 6th Annual Benefit on Thursday, November 10. The evening celebrated the success of South Bronx United programs in reaching 1,000 boys … Continue reading

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South Bronx United girls attend the Women’s Sports Foundation Annual Salute

  “My head was hurting, I was shaking, and I just wanted to get this over with. All I could think about was all the ways I could mess up.  I was looking forward to the event but the speech … Continue reading

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South Bronx United 6th Annual Benefit on November 10th

South Bronx United is hosting their 6th annual benefit on November 10, 2016 at Manhattan’s Midtown Loft and Terrace on Fifth Avenue. Every year, the event aims to raise funds for the many youth programs and events provided  by South … Continue reading

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Student-Athletes Explore their Artistic Side in the SBU Karen Barth Arts Program

Student-athletes in the SBU Academy now have the opportunity to learn artistic concepts, experiment with various visual art forms, and gain exposure to instruction that is lacking in many public schools.  This arts enrichment programming is offered through the new SBU Karen Barth … Continue reading

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