Blog

Sean Hinkle, honored with President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition Community Leadership Award

8950529984_72c1a69323_k (1).jpg

The President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition has selected DC SCORES Chief Program Officer, Sean Hinkle, to receive a 2019 President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition Community Leadership Award. The award is given annually to individuals or organizations who improve the lives of others within their community by providing or enhancing opportunities to engage in sports, physical activity, fitness, or nutrition-related programs.

Free soccer and arts camps during Summer SCORES

Screen Shot 2019-06-26 at 11.06.31 AM.png

Summer SCORES has officially started with two, free soccer and arts camps offered to rising second-graders to rising sixth-graders at Truesdell Education Campus and Leckie Education Campus.

From June 24 to July 26, campers will have the opportunity to participate in activities geared toward keeping their bodies and minds active during the summer break.

Making an impact in the community through service-learning projects

Screen Shot 2019-06-13 at 11.57.43 AM-ef92e1.png Truesdell Education Campus – Middle School

The spring SCORES season consists of 12-weeks of free afterschool programming for DC SCORES poet-athletes. Besides soccer practices and weekly games, each team spends time in the classroom to identify an issue in their local community and then address it with a service-learning project.

One Night One Goal: A Night to Remember

47994055057_cad0e7f59b_k (1)-ee7c4b.jpg Photo by Raul Gutierrez

2019 One Night One Goal photo album

Audi Field opened its gates once more for an evening celebration like no other to benefit DC SCORES.

One Night One Goal came back for the second time since October 2018 with even more surprises and exclusive experiences for its attendees. Throughout the night guests had the opportunity to see Audi Field like they never have before as they mingled with the stars from D.C. United and the Washington Spirit.

Expanding Junior SCORES during Do More 24

DM24 19 FB (2) (1)-03d566.png

In order to serve more kids in the District, DC SCORES expanded its program to include K-2 graders and teach the core values of teamwork, leadership and commitment at a younger age.

Junior SCORES currently serves over 250 kids, ages 5-8, and offers age-appropriate soccer activities with a social-emotional skill development component. DC SCORES is able to offer this opportunity completely free of charge to our participants thanks to people like you who contribute on days like Do More 24.

DC SCORES Hosts 8th Annual Alumni Tournament

Last Thursday marked the 8th Annual DC SCORES Alumni Tournament, which hosted over 100 DC SCORES alumni. This year’s’ tournament featured the first ever women’s division, which drew in even more alums and upped the competition!

40677274863_21d1efb546_k-2.jpg

For older blog posts visit Archive page.