About PlaySmart, Inc.
PlaySmart, Inc. is a national non-profit organization whose Mission is to help kids reach their academic and life potential through sports. PlaySmart was founded on a belief in the positive role that sports can play in the development of a child’s future. PlaySmart was created to help “level the playing field” by giving under-served kids the opportunity to participate in programs that they would not otherwise have access to. PlaySmart currently has operations in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, New Jersey, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Pennsylvania. If you would like to learn more about PlaySmart, please visit our website at www.playsmart.org.
About Northeast Raiders Soccer
Everton Florida Soccer Club / St. Pete Raiders Soccer Club is a non-profit organization providing a recreational and competitive soccer program for players between the ages of 4 and 19. Our mission is to foster the physical, mental and emotional growth and development of Saint Petersburg and Pinellas County youth, through the sport of soccer at all ages and levels of competition. Our goal is to provide a safe, structured, and fair environment in which young players can have FUN playing and learning the game of soccer. We also hope to nurture and develop lifelong passion for the sport of soccer. To learn more about our organization, please visit www.northeastraiders.org.
About the Partnership between Everton FL/St. Pete Raiders
PlaySmart, Inc. is offering scholarships for local youth to participate in the Northeast Raiders Soccer program. Completed applications will be reviewed by the PlaySmart Board of Directors. Scholarships will be granted to applicants who show they are goal-oriented and who have a genuine interest in excelling both on the field and in the classroom.
The PlaySmart application will be available June 1st.