Become a Coach

Create change through sports. Coach Across America supports, trains, and places dedicated coaches into communities where they’ll have the most impact on children’s lives. apply now

Become a Member

Join the national movement. Up2Us works with nonprofits, schools, recreational organizations, government agencies, faith-based organizations and other community stakeholders, advancing sports as a tool for addressing the critical issues facing today’s youth. join us

The Center

More than just games. The Center supports Up2Us with scientific research, assessment, and training. learn more


Coming Soon: Up2Us Gala 2014!

Up2Us is having its second annual gala on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at Mercedes-Benz Manhattan. This promises to be an inspiring evening, as we bring together our friends and supporters, as well as celebrities and athle...

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NY Jets & Up2Us

Back in August, Up2Us partnered with the NY Jets on a sports equipment drive to take place before every pre-season and regular season game at Metlife Stadium. The Jets Play 60 Sports Equipment Drive benefitting Up2Us ...

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Up2Us Gala 2013

Up2Us hosted its first gala this past June at Tribeca Rooftop in New York City. Over 350 guests celebrated and supported Up2Us’ mission to advance sports as the solution to the critical challenges facing America’s you...

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March, 10

Up2Us VISTA Application is Out Now!

AmeriCorps*VISTA is a federally funded program that places yearlong, full-time volunteers within organizations to grow their capacity to bring individuals and communities out of poverty.  The Up2Us AmeriCorps*VISTA program is a national project sponsored by Up2Us and supported by the Corporation for...

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February, 3

New Funding Opportunity for Teams

Sports Matter.  Decades of research show sports and physical activity are the solution to the critical challenges facing youth.  The hard data shows sports are good for youths’ brains, bodies, and futures.  Yet, frequently slashed school budgets result in disappearing or financially inaccessible...

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