Tag Archives: Community

South Bronx United Health and Wellness Day

BRONX, NY – This Saturday South Bronx United will be hosting its second annual Health and Wellness Day.  Informational tables on health, fitness, and family information as well as soccer activities will kick off at 10 am at Macombs Dam … Continue reading

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New Roots

[Photographs by the SBU Newspaper Club] The following is an article from the upcoming issue of The SBU Press, a publication by the South Bronx United Newspaper Club. By Ayouba Swaray and Mohamed Kourouma Audrey Wong, has lived in the … Continue reading

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South Bronx United Given Funding Through Cityzens Giving

City in the Community soccer program in partnership with South Bronx United has received funding from Cityzens Giving, a charitable football initiative made possible by City Football Group, whose family of clubs include; Manchester City FC, New York City FC … Continue reading

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VISTA Update: Fundraising Through a Hurricane

Hello again! This is Maya reporting on month four as an AmeriCorps VISTA member at South Bronx United. I can honestly say that I’ve adjusted to the city quite a bit during this time. Since moving from Michigan, I’m finding … Continue reading

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Helping our community through the NYC YouthBridge Leaders to Leaders Summit

My name is Te’Shawn Merritt, or Mayweather (after Floyd Mayweather Jr.) as some of my teammates call me . I am a member of South Bronx United. I play for the club’s U17 travel team, the SBU 94 Spartans. I am … Continue reading

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United Through Soccer

By Polonia Aristy I think racism in soccer here in South Bronx United is not a problem because it’s a diverse program. Being in South Bronx United gives us an opportunity to get to know each other and our backgrounds … Continue reading

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A South Bronx Family

By Ghirbran Toxqui I feel that racism around the world is a major problem we have. Racism affects the way you think and makes you see things in different ways. Racism is a matter of words affecting another person’s life … Continue reading

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The Strength of Diversity

By Mingoro “Papi” Fanny As a soccer player, I know that during a game it would be really hard to concentrate when fans, spectators, and others in the stands are yelling, screaming, and shouting racist things. At South Bronx United, … Continue reading

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Youth conference “Can you hear me now? Youth have their say”

By Effie Diaz On Friday June 3rd, there was a youth conference known as “Can you hear me now? youth have their say” hosted by We Are The Bronx Fellowship. This conference was mainly about having the youth speak and express … Continue reading

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