P.F. Bresee Foundation wrote -
While the attention of the world is focused on soccer in Brazil with World Cup this summer, Bresee Foundation’s attention is on the underserved youth of South Los Angeles as we launch the Los Angeles Futbol Club (LAFC). We are looking forward to KICKing this campaign into gear and need your support to help us reach our GOAL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! of $20,000.
Los Angeles Police Department 77th Division (LAPD)
St. Michael’s School
Boys and Girls Clubs of East Los Angeles
Los Angeles Premier League
Augustus Hawkins High School
Long Beach Football Club
LA Galaxy, Major League Soccer
Chivas USA, Major League Soccer
The Los Angeles Futbol Club (LAFC) Youth Soccer Academy empowers South and Central Los Angeles high school students to organize year-round, community based soccer leagues and programs on their school campuses – developing their leadership as coaches, mentors, and role models to the next generation of neighborhood youth.
“It shows me how to be responsible, how to be disciplined, and that’s somethingthat I really need.”
- LAFC Academy Member