FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 2, 2014
Contact: Bevin Theodore
Director of PR & Communications
Teams, volunteers wanted for KidsPeace Soccer Invitational
Visit www.kidspeace.org/soccer to sign up for the 17th annual tournament
N. WHITEHALL TWP. – KidsPeace is now registering teams and accepting volunteers for the 17th annual Soccer Invitational, planned for Aug. 16-17 on the Orchard Hills Campus.
In addition to competitive soccer games, the two-day event promotes interaction among team members and spectators, and gives visitors a chance to learn more about KidsPeace. This event, sanctioned by the Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association, is the first tournament of the fall season in the local area.
Proceeds from the tournament benefit two KidsPeace-supported websites: www.TeenCentral.Net and www.ParentCentral.Net, which offer free, anonymous online counseling. This year’s sponsors are People First Federal Credit Union, INETU and Choice Energy.
Registration is now open for U9-U14 boys and girls teams. For more information, to sign up or for volunteer or sponsor opportunities, visit www.kidspeace.org/soccer.
For 132 years, KidsPeace has been building on its expertise to give hope, help and healing to children, families and communities throughout the United States. Through its comprehensive range of residential treatment programs; accredited educational services; unique psychiatric hospital and foster care and community-based programs, KidsPeace is dedicated to helping people connect, transform and overcome their challenges to ensure a stable future, transition to adulthood and gain independence. Since its doors opened in 1882, more than 200,000 children have participated in one of the multitude of programs KidsPeace offers. For additional resources or more information on how to get involved, become a foster parent or make a donation, please visit www.kidspeace.org. Follow us at www.facebook.com/kidspeace.org or on Twitter @KidsPeace.