“Soccer, the world’s beloved game, often plants a deep, spiritual root into its fans’ very civic identities–one that the modern American sports business models do not always account for. In short, no matter where you go in the world, A SOCCER CLUB IS A COMMUNITY.”
Linden-Mckinley STEM Academy
For the first time in ten years, the Crew SC Foundation assisted Linden-McKinley in fielding a varsity soccer team. The team received home and away uniforms, soccer cleats, travel bags, and training equipment from the foundation. Furthermore, theFoundation provided their brand ambassador and midfielder to coach the team.
Soccer For Success
With the support of numerous coaches/mentors and fellow community members, this well-known after-school program aims to assist children in the Columbus community by teaching them the value of healthy habits and key life skills.
Since 2016, the Crew SC Foundation has been providing new jerseys, travel bags, and soccer cleats to the KIPP Columbus High School and Middle School Soccer Teams.
Columbus City League Championships
The Crew SC Foundation and Historic Crew Stadium are proud to sponsor the Columbus City League Championships for Boys and Girls Soccer Teams yearly. Both teams will have the opportunity to enjoy a one-of-a-kind major league experience by playing on the pitch in Columbus which is home to Major League Soccer in the area.
Kirk Urso Memorial Scholarship
The Crew SC Foundation Board of Directors will offer scholarships to qualified Crew SC Player Development System players through the Kirk Urso Memorial Fund. The honorees must demonstrate charismatic leadership, positive attitudes, excellent work ethics, and a beneficial influence on the community, all of which Kirk Urso displayed.