The countdown has begun for the Philadelphia Union Foundation Fourth Annual “Cocktails & Cleats” Gala which will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Vie, 600 North Broad Street, in downtown Philadelphia.
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Proceeds from the event provide life changing opportunities for children in the greater Philadelphia area. Here are 6 reasons why you should attend this year’s Cocktails & Cleats Gala:
- Soccer Programs: 2,000 local area kids have participated in Chester City United and Soccer for Success after-school and summer soccer programs.
- Fitness: 80% of the Chester Soccer for Success program participants categorized as overweight or obese improved or maintained their Body Mass Index.
- Nutrition: The Philadelphia Union Foundation donated freezers to expand the Philabundance Fare & Square Market where Chester residents make 3,500 visits per week to purchase healthy foods.
- Mentorship: 50% of the students participating in the Philadelphia Union Foundation’s and Big Brothers/Big Sisters program improved their academic success at least one letter grade since starting the program in October 2015.
- Education: The Philadelphia Union Foundation sponsors local programs that allow children to participate in positive life learning experiences. Recent activities include a field trip for students from Chester to the Philadelphia Constitution Center.
- Safe Spaces: The Philadelphia Union Foundation built a mini pitch at Stetser Elementary School in October 2015 as a safe place for the youth of Chester to play soccer.
For information regarding sponsorship opportunities or tickets for the event, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.