Soccer for Success

Combat childhood obesity and foster character development with the evidence-based, group mentoring program Soccer for Success developed by the U.S. Soccer Foundation.

Program Objectives

Independent research has shown that Soccer for Success participants measurably improved in the following ways:

  • Greater Body Mass Index (BMI) Scores
  • Greater Aerobic Capacity
  • Greater Waist Circumference
  • Teamwork Skills
  • Attitude Toward the Future
  • Effort in School
  • Avoidance of Gangs

And kids love the program because Soccer for Success is so much more than soccer. In this fun-packed program, kids in grades K-8 participate in fun, cooperative activities that

The Soccer for Success curriculum was developed by the U.S. Soccer Foundation and has been proven effective by independent research in more than 400 sites across the country. View the 2016 Soccer for Success Evaluation Overview here: https://ussoccerfoundation.org/uploads/blocks/EvaluationStudy-2016_1.pdf

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FLIPANY’s certified Coach-Mentors can deliver this program at partner sites for flexible time frames ranging from an 8-month after-school program to a 6-week program.

To request a program please fill out a Program Request Form and send to schedule@flipany.org.