On October 18th we'll discuss the unique potential of soccer to build positive, healthy communities during an insightful and inspiring panel discussion and networking event featuring high-profile names from sport, business and social impact.
We'll hear from current and former athletes, one of the leading Bay Area sports executives and the City of Oakland. We'll also hear the remarkable story of Kick4Life F.C. - a professional soccer team in Lesotho, Africa that was created purely to serve the community and which has become an inspirational model for a new way to run a pro sports franchise.
Clif Bar & Company
1451 66th Street
Emeryville, CA 94608
Speakers on the night will include;
Andy Dolich - former Executive with the Oakland Athletics, Golden State Warriors and San Francisco 49ers
John O'Brien - former pro soccer player with Ajax and the US Men's National Team, US Soccer Athlete Council member and Board Member of Soccer Without Borders
Jose Corona - Director of Equity, City of Oakland
Senate Letsie - Graduate, Kick4Life F.C.
Streetball world is the world’s leading organization in the field of ‘soccer for social change’, connecting a global network of over 125 community-based organizations in 75 countries and with offices in Berlin, Cape Town, Rio de Janeiro and Oakland. streetfootballworld focuses on innovations in pro soccer that create social impact.
Black Arrow (FC) is an Oakland-based brand that focuses on the intersection of soccer and black culture. We're building a community by creating new and engaging experiences around the game, and serving as a platform that creates contenting highlighting the unique impact blacks folks have on the soccer world.
Oakland Pro Soccer is a group of Bay area natives passionate about bringing professional soccer to the beautiful city of Oakland.