Great Coaches Matter

Up2Us Coach is the first national service program to identify and train young adults to coach and mentor kids in low-income communities.

To view current coaching opportunities, click below.



trained to use sports for social impact

Up2Us Coaches undergo 35 hours of training in youth development and mentoring strategies. This training prepares coaches to promote physical activity, healthy living, and good decision making, while cultivating caring, trust-based relationships with the youth they serve.

To learn more about training, click below. 


coaching through the up2us sports network

Up2Us Coaches enable our member organizations to increase their capacity to serve kids through quality evidenced-based practices.

To become a member organization, click below.


$13 Return on Investment For Every Dollar Spent

*Based on potential savings in health care, youth incarceration, and school dropout costs.

Help us provide more coaches to kids in need.