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2,200 Books Donated + 600 Kids Reached = A Successful 7th Annual Literacy Day

BRONX, NY — On Saturday, May 20th, South Bronx United held its 7th Annual Literacy Day. Families, students, coaches and volunteers of all ages came together on three soccer fields in the South Bronx for a day focused on reading and … 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 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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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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SBU Literacy Day: Bringing the Joy of Reading to the Soccer Pitch

BRONX, NY – Over 500 boys and girls attend South Bronx United’s Recreational Program at Macombs Dam Park and Mullaly Park each Saturday to play soccer.  On May 9th, they also had the opportunity to take home free books and experience 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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South Bronx United Gives Out 1,000 books on Literacy Day

South Bronx United held its fourth annual Literacy Day on Saturday, May 3rd at Macomb’s Dam Field across from Yankee Stadium. The event promotes literacy and the joy of reading.  400 boys and girls between the ages of 4 and … Continue reading

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Literacy Day Gives Children Books and the Joy of Reading

South Bronx United held its third annual Literacy Day on Saturday, May 4th at Macomb’s Dam Field across from Yankee Stadium. The event was held to promote literacy through spreading the joy of reading among community children. This year’s was the biggest … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Literacy Day on May 4th

BRONX, N.Y. – South Bronx United, Inc. is holding its third annual Literacy Day this Saturday, May 1st at Macomb’s Dam Field from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  In line with the organization’s mission to use soccer as a tool to … Continue reading

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Literacy Day Recap 2012

South Bronx United held its 2nd Annual Literacy Day on Saturday, May 19th at Macombs Dam Field across from Yankee Stadium.  The event promotes the joy of reading for children and families in the community through a large book giveaway … Continue reading

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