San Francisco City FC is excited to announce their first Youth Soccer Club Partner for 2017. SF Glens Evolution and SF City will work together to provide unique Game Day, Community and Training experiences for SFGE players, parents and community. This partnership helps further SF City’s mission to work with and support local youth soccer.
“SF Glens Evolution and San Francisco City FC share a passion for San Francisco and a deep commitment to the players, parents, and supporters of the SF soccer community.”, SF City President Jacques Pelham said. “We thank the SF Glens Evolution organization for their enthusiastic support and look forward to working together to continue the growth of soccer opportunities in San Francisco.”
Among the benefits of the partnership, SFGE will be featured on Game Days both in-stadium and on SF City’s live game streams, and will have access to exclusive Membership and Ticket Pricing.
“SF Glens Evolution is thrilled to be working so closely with San Francisco City FC. Both clubs are committed to building the soccer community and are passionate about giving back to the city and supporting fellow San Franciscans.” said Mike McNeill, co- Director of Coaching of SF Glens Evolution. “We hope to build on our partnership for years to come and we look forward to supporting San Francisco City FC”
“The 2 organizations share common goals and find synergy to achieve those goals in working together and supporting each other on and off of the field,” said Dave Anderson, Co- Director of Coaching of SF Glens Evolution. “It is important to our club mission that we partner with organizations such as SF City who share similar beliefs and ideals to be and set positive examples within the Community of San Francisco.”
ABOUT SAN FRANCISCO CITY FC
Founded in 2001, San Francisco City FC competes in the Western Conference of the Premier Development League (PDL), the top national amatuer league in the country.
SF City is 51% owned by members and features a board of directors representing the club’s mission of enriching the community fabric of San Francisco through service activities and volunteerism.
These efforts have strengthened the Bay Area soccer community and aids some of San Francisco’s most impactful social benefit organizations, including SF-Marin Food Bank, Best Buddies California, Habitat For Humanity, Street Soccer USA, Raphael House, and America Scores Bay Area.
ABOUT SF GLENS EVOLUTION
SF Glens Evolution is the largest non-profit youth soccer club in San Francisco, formed from the merging of two clubs, Evolution FC and SF Glens, to provide a unique soccer product that is accessible for all families in San Francisco. SFGE offers every level of play for its members, from recreational to competitive soccer.
SFGE was recently awarded the highest level of youth competition in the United States when they obtained US Soccer Development Academy status. In addition to programs on the field, SFGE also offers educational opportunities for its members. “SFGE Homework Club” was launched last fall to prepare middle school students for the High School Placement Tests. Other programs that SFGE administer are: community days of action, college nights, coaches education programs and supporting local school festivals.