A Harlem-based, community youth development organization making a positive impact on the lives of young people in through soccer since 1990.
To use “The World’s Game” as a platform to develop L.I.O.NS (Leaders In Our Neighborhoods)™ by establishing a sense of PRIDE, POWER and PREPARATION to BE FEARLESS in life.
Youth NYC, primarily in Harlem, Washington Heights and Bronx with a particular focus on the population who need us most.
In the potential of all children to achieve and lead In the power of soccer to build values and skills that greatly increase a child’s chances for life success In the necessity of grassroots work to ensure the health and sustainability of our neighborhoods In the conviction that strong communities create strong individuals.
OUR VISION, WE ASPIRE TO
Build a community organization that delivers soccer-based, youth development programs addressing academic enrichment, character & leadership development, and healthy lifestyles. Establish a tradition of outstanding, competitive soccer originating from the inner city.