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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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7th Annual Literacy Day to be held on May 20th, 2017

BRONX, NY–South Bronx United will hold its 7th Annual Literacy Day on Saturday, May 20th, 2017. This scholarly event is held every year for the organization’s Recreational League to encourage youth in the community to become active readers by making … 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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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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2013 SBU College Scholarships Awarded

For the second year, South Bronx United has awarded college scholarships to a group of graduates from the SBU Class of 2013.  The scholarships were announced at the annual Graduates vs. Alumni Soccer Match at Macombs Dam Field in the … Continue reading

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SBU Teams and Youth Recognized to End 2012-2013 Year

(June 29, 2013) – A stunning 4-3 victory for the 2013 graduates in the first Graduates vs. Alumni game was among the festivities that brought to an end South Bronx United’s 2012-2013 year, our most accomplished year both on and … Continue reading

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Teaching Media Studies at SBU

Hi my name is Shaniqua Williams and I was the Media Studies and Analysis teacher for SBU Summer Soccer Scholars program. Working with South Bronx United this summer has been a blast. As a mass communications major at Ithaca College, … Continue reading

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First VISTA at SBU!

I’ve recently started my position at South Bronx United. Such an honor and privilege, truly. It’s cool to think that I’m the first VISTA. I hope I can make a good impression and represent what Americorps is all about. My … Continue reading

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