2018 Community Outreach Events, Initiatives and Soccer Programming

The LA Galaxy are committed to supporting programs and non-profit organizations through event programming and community outreach initiatives, in hope of providing vital resources to at-risk Los Angeles communities while growing the game of soccer.

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Tomas Hilliard-Arce, LA Galaxy Foundation and StubHub Center Foundation host two-day Youth Development Camp

The LA Galaxy and StubHub Center Foundation hosted female and male youth soccer players ages 10-15 for a two-day Youth Development Soccer Camp on July 27th and 28th providing the youth with an opportunity to play the sport they love at a world class soccer facility. FULL STORY

 

LA Galaxy and Alaska Airlines host military family in emotional surprise reunion

Catch this heartwarming military homecoming as a US Navy dad surprises his wife and daughter at the 4th of July LA Galaxy vs. DC United game. We are grateful for the sacrifice and service provided by all members of the military and their families. WATCH

 

 

Galaxy Giving Initiative continues with a special beautification project

The Galaxy Giving volunteer initiative continued on June 27th as the LA Galaxy Foundation partnered with The Mission Continues to complete a beautification project at Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary School. This event was part of the week-long Operation Watts Is Worth It service initiative. FULL STORY

 

 

LA Galaxy Golf Tournament presented by San Manuel Casino funds LA Galaxy Foundation's 10th mini pitch

After a three year hiatus, the LA Galaxy Golf Tournament was back and better than ever! The tournament was hosted at beautiful Pelican Hill Golf Club on June 12th 2018 and presented by generous sponsor, San Manuel Casino. This sold out tournament raised more than $130,000 for the LA Galaxy Foundation supporting is initiative to install safe places for youth to play soccer. PHOTO GALLERY

 

 

Sebastian Lletget sends off local Power Soccer team to national tournament in Indiana

In celebration of inclusion and Soccer For All in June, LA Galaxy superstar Sebastian Lletget met with local power soccer players as he wished the team good luck ahead of the 2018 MK Battery Conference Cup Series national tournament in Indiana at the end of the month. FULL STORY

 

 

LA Galaxy Special Olympics Southern California Unified Team debut against LA Galaxy Academy

The LA Galaxy Special Olympics Southern California Unified Team played a thrilling contest with a joint Boys’ and Girls’ Academy squad in their first match on May 25 at StubHub Center. PHOTO GALLERY

 

 

 

LA Galaxy Foundation and Children's Institute, Inc. put on special edition of Community Clinic Series

The LA Galaxy Foundation’s Community Clinic Series continued on Saturday, June 2, welcoming members from Children’s Institute, Inc. for a Saturday full of education, activities and most importantly, soccer. FULL STORY

 

 

LA Galaxy Foundation partners with professional sports organizations in Los Angeles for Career Fair

In conjunction with the LA Galaxy’s Women’s Leadership Series, the LA Galaxy Foundation hosted the Los Angeles Sports and Entertainment Career Fair on Wednesday, May 30th at the StubHub Center. Over 250 professionals had the unique opportunity to participate in an open panel with hiring managers from Los Angeles sports and entertainment organizations. FULL STORY

 

 

Galaxy Giving: Meal of Love at Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House

 

In continuing support of the Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House, LA Galaxy midfielder Chris Pontius joined LA Galaxy staff and the LA Galaxy Star Squad cooked and served a BBQ dinner to 80 Los Angeles house residents as part of the LA Galaxy Foundation’s Galaxy Giving initiative. This summer celebration included arts and crafts and a 3v3 soccer game with LA Galaxy Star Squad. House residents were invited to come watch the Galaxy’s game on May 30 against FC Dallas. For more information about Ronald McDonald House and their mission to provide comfort, care and support to children and families in Southern California please visit www.rmhcsc.org. PHOTO GALLERY

The LA Galaxy Foundation Community Clinic Series rolls on

The LA Galaxy Community Clinic Series continued on Sunday, April 22 hosting thirty youth from A Place Called Home alongside Herbalife Nutrition, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), and Positive Coaching Alliance. FULL STORY

 

 

Galaxy Giving takes on gardening at Leapwood Elementary in Carson

LA Galaxy Foundation completed their month-long Garden Beautification and Mural Initiative at Leapwood Avenue Elementary in Carson, California on Tuesday, April 17. With the help of Garden School Foundation, LA Galaxy Foundation added six vegetable beds and installed a mural inspired by the school's students. FULL STORY

 

LA Galaxy host Protect the Pitch field trip for local grade school

The LA Galaxy Foundation hosted Jackson Magnet STEM Dual Language Academy’s fifth grade students on Thursday, April 12 for a field trip to show students how to live more sustainable lives.  FULL STORY

 

 

 

LA Galaxy put on soccer clinic for Inner City Education Foundation Soccer Academy

The LA Galaxy Community Clinic Series began the 2018 campaign on Wednesday, April 11 as the Galaxy Foundation hosted middle school students from the Inner City Education Foundation (ICEF) Soccer Academy alongside partners the Positive Coaching Alliance, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and Herbalife Nutrition. FULL STORY


 

Annual CHLA Visit - to Make March Matter!

The LA Galaxy too time to visit Children's Hospital Los Angeles on March 15 in continuation of their longstanding relationship with CHLA at nine LA Galaxy player visited with patients and their families in support of Make March Matter. FULL STORY

 

 

LA Galaxy Foundation and Friends host Read Across America Celebration

Along with the LA Chargers, LA Galaxy players Tomas Hilliard-Arce, Daniel Steres and LA Galaxy President Chris Klein read to over 250 students from Towne Avenue Elementary School and Leapwood Avenue Elementary School in celebration of Dr. Seuss' birthday. FULL STORY