Backyard Sports Cares Fall Basketball League for athletes with special needs has exceeded expectations this year. In conjunction with our Basketball program, we featured a GaGa special event that got our kids moving and exposed to non-traditional sports.
Check out our video to take part in the action and hear from our awesome teen coaches, Audrey Valle, Jake Meyrowitz, Alec Greenwald, and Katie Lev, to learn why they do what they do and what this unique program means to them and the special kids they work with.
(Video: Courtesy of Nicole Bravo-Guzman, BYSC volunteer and senior at New Rochelle High School)
Families interested in keeping their special athletes active this winter can sign up for our Winter Soccer Session, which runs for six weeks beginning on January 14, 2018, on Sunday mornings at Purchase College.
BYSC will Use Award to Support the Organization’s Soccer League in 2017 On January 18, 2017, Danny Bernstein, executive director, Backyard Sports Cares (BYSC) and Linda Breton of BYSC, attended a reception at the Journal News office in White Plains for recipients of grant funding from the Gannett Foundation. Backyard Sports Cares was one of … Continue reading “Backyard Sports Cares Receives Gannett Foundation Grant”
On Saturday, January 30th, a few of the Backyard Sports Junior Board members gathered together at SUNY Purchase to play 6 vs. 6 soccer games with kids ranging from 7-10 who came from all over Westchester County to participate. It was an awesome, fulfilling experience for the coaches and all the kids who were involved. … Continue reading “BACKYARD SPORTS SOCCER TOURNAMENT”
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