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21 Nov

300 guests filled the Midtown Loft and Terrace for a night of celebration in honor of South Bronx United’s 6th Annual Benefit on Thursday, November 10. The evening celebrated the success of South Bronx United programs in reaching 1,000 boys and girls in the community and providing students and their families with the support they need to succeed. Among the guests this year were New York City FC’s Jack Harrison, Master of Ceremony and former USA World Cup defender Jimmy Conrad, and surprise guest Spain and Real Madrid legend Raul Gonzalez Blanco.... Read More.

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03 Nov

“My head was hurting, I was shaking, and I just wanted to get this over with. All I could think about was all the ways I could mess up. I was looking forward to the event but the speech got me feeling really nervous especially since I would meet famous athletes. I met Claressa Shields, Ashleigh Johnson, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Ibtihaj Muhammad, and many more...." Read more from Staisy Barrera, 12, who spoke at the Women's Sports Foundation Annual Salute and attended with two other SBU Academy student-athletes, an SBU alumnus, and SBU staff member.

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19 Oct

Student-athletes in the SBU Academy now have the opportunity to learn artistic concepts, experiment with various visual art forms, and gain exposure to instruction that is lacking in many public schools through the new SBU Karen Barth Arts Program. The program began this summer and is continuing during the school year thanks to a grant in honor of the artist Karen Barth. Read More.

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12 Sep

On Saturday, September 10th, South Bronx United held its 3rd Annual Wellness Day at Macombs Dam Field from 9am-1pm. The event was sponsored by Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and featured community health resources for families and youth, children's activities, soccer contests, and track races with the Van Cortlandt Track Club. The day also marked the start of the Recreational Soccer Program season. Check out photos from the event!

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22 Aug

Every year, South Bronx United engages students in a five-week summer program. The SBU Summer Soccer Scholars program gives students the change to exercise their brains and bodies while providing new opportunities and activities around the greater metropolitan area. This year’s program focused on migration, and the projects the students carried out centered around communities, immigrants, and movement. 80 students, rising 6th through 11th graders who are part of the SBU Academy year-round program, participated this summer. All participants are Read more.