Press Coverage

  1. Young DC-area woman publishes children’s book to spread messages of positivity

    DC SCORES alumna A’dora Willis published a book aimed at inspiring today’s youth. The former poet-athlete also continues to inspire as a guest poet at DC SCORES events.

  2. Around Town: DC SCORES Poetry Slam!

    Washingtonian covered the second night of the 20th Annual DC SCORES Poetry Slam!

    Washington Life
  3. Kids perform poetry on NBC-4

    DC SCORES standout poets Uniyah, 10, and Cristian, 8, performed their Poetry Slam! poems on live TV during the Midday News.

    NBC Washington
  4. 20th Annual DC SCORES Poetry Slam!

    A recap of the first night of the 20th Annual DC SCORES Poetry Slam!.

    MIDCITY DC
  5. DC Kids Will Be On Center Stage for Poetry Slam

    H.D. Cooke performs for the camera to hype the 20th Annual DC SCORES Poetry Slam!

    WUSA-9
  6. DC SCORES

    A profile of DC SCORES

    Voices for Healthy Kids Action Center
  7. In D.C., a small step toward tackling U.S. youth soccer’s accessibility problem

    DC SCORES partner, nonprofit Open Goal Project, aims to find opportunities for lower-income and minority players.

    The Washington Post
  8. Screaming Eagles score big in D.C. | Beyond the Stands pres. by Wells Fargo

    The Screaming Eagles have been a power behind D.C. United since the dawn of MLS. But few know they’ve been just as powerful as a force for good in the D.C. Community by supporting DC SCORES.

    Major League Soccer
  9. DC SCORES x United Expressions: A great time for a great cause

    Executive Director, DC SCORES Bethany Rubin Henderson and two of their stellar poet-athletes DC Scores alums, A’dora Willis, Senior Suitland High School & Xavier Crowell, Hardy Middle School stopped by GMW to showcase their skills and talk about their United Expressions event.

    WJLA ABC-7
  10. Podcast: Executive Director Bethany Henderson talks fundraising and partnerships Through the Noise (podcast)
  11. DC SCORES revolves around teamwork - in soccer and in the community Catalogue for Philanthropy
  12. DC Poetry Slam Showcases Young Talent NBC Washington
  13. DC SCORES kids scores through soccer, poetry, and more Wells Fargo Stories
  14. Poesía contra el temor migratorio El Tiempo Latino
  15. D.C. students compete in annual slam poetry competition W-USA9 (CBS)
  16. Who says millennials don’t help out? How groups are tapping a new wave of volunteers. The Washington Post
  17. How MLS embraced Latinos: ‘We view the Hispanic market as part of our DNA’ The Guardian
  18. DC SCORES: Revolutionizing after-school programs for the underserved Atlas Corps
  19. Coach of the Week: Mark “Popsie” Lewis WJLA ABC-7
  20. DC SCORES helps low-income youth succeed WJLA ABC-7
  21. Versos & patadas Telemundo Washington DC
  22. SCORE Awards DC Refined
  23. D.C. United Serves up Community Spirit at Nando’s Washington Informer
  24. Qatar Embassies Celebrate Sports Day all Over The World Qatar News Agency
  25. DC SCORES Poetry Slam! (Eastside) East of the River (page 43)
  26. Meet your neighbors: Coach Popsie of DC SCORES New Columbia Heights blog
  27. Giving the Gift of Childhood on GivingTuesday Huffington Post
  28. USWNT Soccer Clinic at President’s Park Brightest New Things
  29. At SheBelieves Event, U.S. Women’s National Team Inspires Kids to ‘Find Your Park’ DCist
  30. DCU’s United Soccer Club consolidates with DC SCORES Soccerwire.com
  31. The Best Back-To-School Volunteering in the D.C. Area DCist
  32. SCORE Awards! Bisnow
  33. Washington, D.C. internship combines soccer, poetry and service for Fabien Celestin 17 Centre College
  34. What Will it Take to Help All Kids Grow Up at a Healthy Weight RWJF.org
  35. Stateside Visit A Success For Black Cats FCBusiness
  36. Sunderland look to expand into USA Tribal Football
  37. DC SCORES Poetry Slam! (Westside) MIDCITY DC (page 34)
  38. D.C. Program Turns Out Award-Winning Poets NBC Washington
  39. DC SCORES Poetry Slam! (Eastside) East of the River (page 40)
  40. DC SCORES Poetry Slam! puts ‘soccer problems’ in perspective SoccerWire.com
  41. Featured Slidely: Keep the Lights On Afterschool Slidely
  42. Pay It Forward: Unlikely combination of soccer and poetry proves inspiring for D.C. students Newschannel 8, WJLA.com
  43. DC SCORES Jamboree! (p. 58) Capital Community News
  44. DC SCORES, Sound Bites, Fusion Scene Bisnow
  45. DC SCORE Awards Modern Luxury DC
  46. Bancroft Elementary School: DC SCORES! Meghan Anne Photography
  47. Sport and Spine will take part in DC SCORES 2014 PRWeb
  48. Students perform at annual poetry slam MSNBC (“The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell”)
  49. America SCORES National Poetry SLAM! Livestream
  50. 10-year-old does poetry slam on school closing MSNBC (“The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell”)
  51. My School’s Closing… (page 54) East of the River (Capital Community News)
  52. Peña Madridista DC takes student-athletes from DC Scores to Pelé’s ‘Gols for Development’ Exhibit Peña Madridista DC
  53. Students Show Off Their Poetry Slam Skills NBC Washington (TV)
  54. DC SCORES Poetry Slam! (page 42) MIDCITY DC (Capital Community News)
  55. DC SCORES Poetry Slam! (page 35) East of the River (Capital Community News)
  56. Giving Tuesday: Ways to Help Those in the D.C. Area NBC Washington
  57. GIVE IT UP, D.C. Washington City Paper
  58. DC SCORES Rage Against the Minivan
  59. DC SCORES with Social Media Third Sector Today
  60. In D.C., girls’ soccer stalled by lack of teams The Washington Post