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Up2Us Sports Receives $2.1 Million in National and State AmeriCorps Funding

Up2Us Sports Receives $2.1 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.

AmeriCorps Members are Making an Impact through Up2Us Coach and AmeriCorps VISTA

AmeriCorps Members are Making an Impact through Up2Us Coach and AmeriCorps VISTA

See what AmeriCorps members serving through Up2Us Coach and AmeriCorps VISTA have been able to accomplish during their service terms. 

How AmeriCorps Has Helped Us #GetThingsDone

How AmeriCorps Has Helped Us #GetThingsDone

Since the inception of Up2Us Sports, AmeriCorps has been by our side, providing grants to support service members to serve as youth sports coaches nationally. These members, play pivotal roles in the lives of youth in and around some of America’s most underserved communities.

Up2Us Coaches Nationwide Participate in MLK Day of Service

Up2Us Coaches Nationwide Participate in MLK Day of Service

Up2Us Sports staff and coaches in New Orleans, Chicago and Miami have participated in the Corporation for National and Community Service’s (CNCS) MLK Day of Service.

The New Face of National Service: Coaches

The New Face of National Service: Coaches

As we celebrate our 8th anniversary this week, we look to 2018 as the year in which we truly put coaches on the national service mapCoaches are more critical now than ever because they have the ability to influence young people in positive ways.

Up2Us Sports Receives $2.5 Million in National and State AmeriCorps Funding

Up2Us Sports Receives $2.5 Million in National and State AmeriCorps Funding

Through Up2Us Sports’ national coaching program, 350 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 $2.5 million in grants from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) will support AmeriCorps members nationally with added support in California, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana and Pennsylvania.