LINDEN-MCKINLEY STEM ACADEMY
The Crew SC Foundation assisted Linden-McKinley in fielding a varsity Soccer Team, for the first time in 10 years. The foundation outfitted the team with home and away uniforms, soccer cleats, travel bags, and training equipment. The team received training from Crew SC Brand Ambassador Frankie Hejduk and midfielder Ethan Finlay, they also had the opportunity to host a match and have their end of the year banquet at MAPFRE Stadium.
SOCCER FOR SUCCESS
Soccer for Success is a free after-school program dedicated to helping kids establish healthy habits and develop critical life skills through caring coach-mentors and family engagement.
In 2016, the Crew SC Foundation outfitted the KIPP Columbus High School and Middle School Soccer Teams with new uniforms, travel bags and soccer cleats.
COLUMBUS CITY LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS
The Crew SC Foundation & historic MAPFRE Stadium are the proud host of the annual Columbus City League Championships for Boys and Girls Soccer Teams. The teams have the opportunity to have this unique major league experience by playing on the pitch that has been voted best soccer pitch in North America and is home to Major League Soccer in Columbus.
KIRK URSO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Through the Kirk Urso Memorial Fund, the Crew SC Foundation Board of Directors will award scholarships to deserving players in the Crew SC Player Development System. The recipients must exhibit charismatic leadership, great attitudes, fantastic work ethics and have positive impacts on the community, all of which were traits exemplified by Kirk Urso.