Programs to Support our Initiatives
The following are programs that GPS Foundation runs annually to support our initiatives and work toward our mission. Please learn more below and support our vital work to create soccer and educational opportunities both at home and around the world.
We partner with Crooked Trails to send a group of players, parents, and GPS coaches to a developing nation to build a soccer pitch and run a clinic for local children. Participants experience true cultural exchanges with the local community.
day of service
In partnership with Legacy Global Sports, we participate in a "Day of Service". On this day, all GPS Foundation staff as well as GPS coaches and employees suspend their normal work activities and spend the day volunteering within our respective communities.
GPS Foundation holds an annual drawing in the fall. Thousands of GPS players and coaches work together to raise much needed funds. Each year the drawing rewards dozens of winners.
April - May
Every Spring GPS Foundation hosts its popular Juggle-A-Thon. Players test their juggling skills in a fun and challenging fundraising campaign and compete against players from throughout the GPS locations across North America.
GPS Staff And Alumni Event
GPS Foundation hosts an event for GPS alumni and coaches to raise money for the GPS Financial-Aid fund. The event is held in the Boston area and features a 3v3 tournament, food, and a social gathering where alumni and coaches can enjoy a good time for a great cause.
Find that perfect holiday gift for someone special, and help the GPS Foundation bring the joy of soccer and learning to deserving children! 2019 auction dates will be announced in December.
GIVE BACK PROGRAM
At the conclusion of the soccer year, the GPS Foundation, in partnership with GPS, collects the previous year’s uniform from current GPS players to donate to players in developing nations and inner city programs within the US.
In the fall of 2019 GPS Foundation will host its first annual cocktail event. At this event we will celebrate the remarkable achievements happening within our community. The evening will include dinner, cocktails, silent auction and more. Details will be announced in spring '19.
Think you are the top FIFA player in GPS? Get ready to test yourself against the best! This is an annual event taking place in December 2019 and is open to all GPS players throughout the country.