Sports for Social Change


Did You Know...

40% of youth in Ward 7 are living in poverty
37% of students across the US are prepared for college
4% of DC youth programs take place in Ward 7

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By purchasing a t-shirt you help us sustain our mission, which is to break the cycle of poverty, using sports as a tool for social change.

We Now Offer Online Tutoring!

Due to COVID-19 we have moved our academic support services online. If you need academic tutor please feel free to visit our online booking site.

POSTPONED: Corporate Basketball Challenge 2020

The SOUL Corporate Basketball Challenge is our most significant philanthropic event of the year. Learn more

What Are We Doing?

SOUL partners with high schools in DC and San Francisco and volunteers to provide programming for student-athletes.

How Did We Get Here?

SOUL Programs was founded in 2013 in one of DC’s public housing communities, Clay Terrace. Since then, SOUL has expanded to partner with 3 high schools, one middle school, and many community partners, colleges, and businesses.

We Need Your Help!

Calling all tutors, coaches, and mentors! We are always looking for dedicated volunteers to join the team!

Latest News

June 24, 2019

SOUL Insight – Sister Circle Girls Voice their Opinion on Youth Engagement 6.24.2019

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March 19, 2018

In the midst of March Madness, another basketball tournament took over a D.C. arena for a day with just as much competitive spirit.

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January 16, 2018

Yun highlights Sister Circle and other SOUL events with Yolanda Vazquez.

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