Nico Vallejos Cortez
BENEFITING: GRASSROOT SOCCER EVENT: Newberry College Charity Game EVENT DATE: SEP 17, 2016 DAYS TO GO: 8 THE STORY: Help Newberry College Men's Soccer be agents for change, as we host our first Grass Roots Soccer Charity game on Saturday 9/17 at 3:30 pm against Carson Newman. Grassroot Soccer is an international adolescent health organization that educates, inspires, and mobilizes young people to overcome their greatest health challenges and live healthier, more productive lives. Grassroot Soccer's work in Southern Africa and throughout the world connects at-risk young people with the mentors, information, and health services they need to thrive, and empowers adolescents to make educated choices about pressing health challenges such as HIV/AIDS, sexual health, gender-based violence, and malaria. To date, Grassroot Soccer has reached more than 1.5 million young people in 50 countries. BE AN AGENT OF CHANGE!