Category Archives: Press Release

South Bronx United Awards 2016 College Scholarship

On June 26th, South Bronx United announced four high school seniors as the recipients of the 2016 SBU College Scholarship: Anayeli Bolaños, Kevin Camacho, Musa Konteh, and Alhassane Sako.  All are receiving funds from South Bronx United to help them … Continue reading

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SBU 6th Annual Literacy Day: The Joy of Reading Comes to the Soccer Pitch

BRONX, NY — On Saturday, May 14 families and students of all ages gathered at Macombs Dam Park to participate in South Bronx United’s 6th Annual Literacy Day, an event that coincided with the organization’s soccer Recreational Program.  The event, … Continue reading

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South Bronx United named a Sports 4 Life Grant Recipient by the Women’s Sports Foundation and espnW

New York, NY (May 5, 2016) – The Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) teamed up with espnW to announce today that South Bronx United, based in Bronx, NY, is a 2016 recipient of a “Sports 4 Life”program. In a national effort to … Continue reading

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SBU Hosts annual Literacy Day on May 14th

BRONX, NY–South Bronx United will hold its 6th annual Literacy Day to encourage children and youth to become active readers. Over 450 boys and girls aged from 4-16 years old are expected to attend the event, which will be held on Saturday, May … Continue reading

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2016 City Showcase and Symposium Coming in March

BRONX, NY—For three days in March, South Bronx United will once again turn all attention to showcasing its high school student-athletes on the soccer field and connecting them with resources around college athletic recruitment and college admissions at the City … Continue reading

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South Bronx United part of Cityzens Giving Campaign

BRONX, NY –South Bronx United has been announced as one of six projects taking part in Cityzens Giving, a global charitable initiative that uses the power of soccer to change lives.  The initiative helps create a fund that is split between six organizations chosen … Continue reading

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Liberty Sport and South Bronx United Partnership

FAIRFIELD, NJ – Liberty Sport is excited to announce a sponsorship with South Bronx United to supply sports protective eyewear to the students and athletes while providing opportunities to educate them on the importance of eye protection. Striving to make a difference … Continue reading

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Guests Pack the Floor for South Bronx United’s 5th Annual Benefit

BRONX, NY – On Thursday, November 12, 300 professionals gathered at the Midtown Loft and Terrace to celebrate and support the South Bronx United’s programs reaching over 800 youth in the community.  In all they, helped South Bronx United raise $78,000 … Continue reading

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South Bronx United 5th Annual Benefit on November 12th

BRONX, NY – Over 250 guests are expected to attend South Bronx United’s 5th Annual Benefit at the Midtown Loft and Terrace (267 Fifth Avenue) in Manhattan on November 12th.  The event raises funds for South Bronx United’s youth programing that serves 850 boys … Continue reading

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South Bronx United Works to Promote Health and Wellness

BRONX, NY — September 12th, hundreds of South Bronx families had the opportunity to learn about health and community programs at the South Bronx Health and Wellness Day at Macombs Dam Park.  The event coincided with the opening day of … Continue reading

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