America SCORES Seattle provides elementary school students from under-served communities with a five-day-a-week after school program combining soccer, literacy, and service learning. With teamwork as the unifying value, America SCORES Seattle inspires youth to lead healthy lifestyles, be engaged students and become agents of change in their communities.
“There is no better way of life in the world than that of the Australian.
I firmly believe this. ” ― John O'Grady
Live like an Australian for a night! And support America SCORES Seattle!
“I love a sunburnt country, A land of sweeping plains, Of ragged mountain ranges, Of droughts and flooding rains. I love her far horizons, I love her jewel-sea, Her beauty and her terror – The wide brown land for me!” ― Dorothea Mackellar
Join 5 local elementary schools, at one great university to celebrate all of their hard work on the field and to highlight their Spring Season Community Service Projects and Poems!
We invite you to attend, cheer and be wowed at the showcase!
If you would like to volunteer there are many opportunities to help at JamCom2014!
Volunteers needed to help make
America SCORES Seattle 2014 Jamboree a success!
WHAT: Join 160 America SCORES students, along with their families and friends, for an annual soccer and community service celebration. SCORES poet-athletes will present the service projects they’ve been working on all spring, play soccer games, and have fun. This event is designed to celebrate community and serve as an end of the year appreciation for our students and coaches. Volunteers are needed to help make all aspects of the event a success.
·Referees (8 needed): Will be assigned to a field to referee a SCORES soccer games. Games are non-competitive so referees are not required to keep track of goals scored. Games are designed to teach our students commitment, leadership, teamwork and sportsmanship through soccer. We will train you and give you everything you need before the event. Stay to referee 4 games, 20 minutes each. (No referring experience needed).
·Gallery Chaperones (2 needed): Will help organize teams of students as they view Community Gallery, distribute and collect Gallery Walk Questionnaire.
·Bus Directors/Student Greeters& Food Distribution (5 needed): Greet teams, direct them to assembly area, assist with snack distribution for the team
·Set-up / Take-down: If available, all volunteers will help with set-up and take down.
·Go-Getters: Willing to fill in wherever they’re needed.
WHERE: Seattle University
901 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
WHEN: Thursday, May 29, 2014
3:30 pm – 6:30 pm (3 hours)
WHO: Responsible, children-friendly individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of children.
Here are some more great performances from our Spring Season Game Days. Last week Highland Park hosted Dunlap and Roxhill hosted Maple. Here are the Highland Park and Dunalp Teams sharing their cheers before the game:
Dunlap and Highland Park showed great spirit and sportsmanship during their game on Friday!
Coach Trevor honors examples of Teamwork, Commitment, and Leadership at the weekly Gold Card Ceremony! Team ritual creates strong culture!
A strong culture that enables leaders like, Poet-Athlete Marquise,
to take a moment to remind us what a SCORES Game is all about!
You still have until Midnight tonight to Give Big!
Here's your change to be an everyday hero! Give Big!
America SCORES Seattle will benefit from
The Seattle Foundation's GiveBig Campaign
The Seattle Foundation's GiveBIG will be one of the biggest days of giving in King County history. Until 11:59p.m. tonight, May 6th - every donation made to nonprofit organizations through The Seattle Foundation's GiveBIG campaign will be stretched even further thanks to the support of The Seattle Foundation and local businesses.
We encourage you to join all our supporters in giving big today.
Your gift will make a difference for Seattle's underserved children.