Preparing Boys for Life

Youth get a chance to get back to 'Soccer Saturday'

After months on Zoom, area children are getting the chance to get out in the fresh air and fields of Wallingford to enjoy "Soccer Saturday."

A sunny spring day provided a chance for children to come out to Chester Park for the program by Chester Upland Youth Soccer, which serves children in the underserved communities of Chester, Upland and Eddystone each spring and fall. The organization uses the U.S. Soccer Foundation's Soccer for Success curriculum, employing coach-mentors to help children enjoy and embrace active, healthy lifestyles.

Volunteer coaches from the Union, Haverford School and Strath Haven High School have been assisting.

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