Up2Us Sports

Up2Us Sports Partners with Parks & Recreation Departments to Help Communities

Up2Us Sports Partners with Parks & Recreation Departments to Help Communities

Up2Us Sports recognizes the importance of parks and recreational areas and the role they play in building stronger communities. Each year, Up2Us Sports partners with parks and recreation departments around the country.

Up2Us Sports Receives $2.6 Million in National and State AmeriCorps Funding

Up2Us Sports Receives $2.6 Million in National and State AmeriCorps Funding

Through Up2Us Sports’ national coaching program, 300 AmeriCorps members will be trained to coach and mentor low-­income youth to make better decisions, stay healthy, and reach their potential, through the power of sports. The $2.6 million in grants from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) will support AmeriCorps members nationally with added support from CaliforniaVolunteers, Serve Illinois, Volunteer Louisiana, PennServe and Serve Washington.

Up2Us Sports Celebrates 33rd Annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day

Up2Us Sports Celebrates 33rd Annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day

On February 6, 2019 we celebrate the 33rd Annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day (NGWSD). This nationwide celebration acknowledges the accomplishments of all female athletes and honors the progress, as well as the continued struggle, women have made for equality in sports.