A world-renowned platform that uses the power and passion of soccer to educate, inspire, and mobilize adolescents to address HIV and other adolescent health issues
To stop the spread of HIV/AIDS among sub-Saharan adolescents, promote adolescent health, and encourage youth leadership
By harnessing the universal language of soccer and the engagement it stimulates among adolescents
GDI helped Grassroot Soccer identify and define the pathways to scale the impact of its work as it reached a critical inflection point in its growth. As a result, Grassroot Soccer is exploring new partnerships to address the rise of HIV/AIDS in adolescents and build off its platform to engage youth on other subjects of social significance.
Founder + CEO, Grassroot SoccerKirk Freidrich
Co-founder + Executive Director, Grassroot SoccerMoitreyee Sinha
Associate Director, GDI
Founder + Executive Director, GDI