Nearly 50 kids will have an opportunity to get up close and personal with Liverpool FC’s official charity, LFC Foundation. LFC’s “Mighty Red” liver bird mascot and members of LFC Foundation’s coaching staff will team up with United Way of St. Joseph County.

Upon learning Liverpool Football Club would host Borussia Dortmund for the first-ever international soccer friendly at Notre Dame Stadium, EverFi connected United Way and LFC Foundation. This Friday, together with United Way, participants of the local Boys and Girls Club summer programming will have the opportunity to meet LFC Foundation coaches, LFC’s “Mighty Red” liver bird mascot, and experience soccer! Liverpool FC Foundation will run participants through drills at a number of stations and share their soccer knowledge and skills. Boys and Girls Club Executive Director, Kristen Cassady said she is thrilled to have the LFC Foundation come to the club.


Media is invited to these photo and interview opportunities on Friday, July 19 10:00am-11:00am at the Boys and Girls Club, South Bend or contact Lauren Smyth at lsmyth@uwsjc.org or 574.232.8201 ext. 231 to schedule an interview.


About United Way of St. Joseph County United

Way St. Joseph County fights for the education and financial stability of every person in the community. United Way of St. Joseph County is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating long-lasting change, ensuring all residents have access to the building blocks to a better life: education, income and health. United Way is unique in its ability to bring together multiple active members in the community. With the help of business leaders, nonprofit organizations and government agencies, problems in St. Joseph County are able to be identified and changed. Our mission is to mobilize the community to collectively reduce poverty. We work with more than 50 local programs through partner agencies and over 12,000 donors, advocates and volunteers every year who in turn work with thousands of individuals and families living in poverty.

By | 2019-07-18T16:11:09-05:00 May 3rd, 2018|News/Blog|Comments Off on LFC FOUNDATION TEAMS UP WITH UNITED WAY

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