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DC Soccer Club to Hold Travel Kickoff

By DC Soccer Club Staff, 08/03/22, 5:00PM EDT


WASHINGTON - DC Soccer Club will be holding its Inaugural Travel Kickoff Celebration on August 20, 2022 at Deal Middle School. The event will take place from 3-4:30 p.m.

The event will include free food, a fun zone, soccer contests, games, and raffles. All club coaches will be present, and teams can have team pictures taken as well.

In addition to the soccer fun, DCSC will be kicking off our first community service effort for the 2022-23 season by accepting donations for DC Food Project. Anyone who donates either by non-perishable items or with a check will receive a raffle ticket. Drawings will be held for a variety of great prizes. DC Food Project's list of most needed items can be found below:

  • Individual packets of goldfish
  • Canned Chicken
  • Baby wipes
  • Vienna Sausages
  • Granola bars (no nuts)
  • Shampoo and Conditioner (travel size are fine)
  • Applesauce cups
  • Toothpaste
  • Individual cereal cups
  • Toothbrushes
  • Individual mac n cheese cups
  • Travel size deodorants 
  • Oatmeal packets/cups
  • Feminine hygiene products (tampons)
  • Cup o Noodles
  • Laundry detergent
  • Fruit Cups
  • Peanut Butter

Families may also bring gently used soccer shoes as there will be an area for a cleat exchange. Bring a pair, take a pair! Any items left over will be donated to the Rec program.

The event will conclude with DC Soccer Club Night at Audi Field. DC United will be playing the Philadelphia Union at 7:30pm. This is a great opportunity for our families to connect before the season while seeing Wayne Rooney’s side. DCSC will be recognized at halftime and some players will have the opportunity for on-field experiences prior to the game. To purchase tickets for our Club Night, use the link below: