USRF Announces Latest Youth and High School Ball Grants

San Diego, CA (October 17, 2017) – The United States Rugby Foundation has helped introduce rugby to thousands of children by providing size 4 and 5 rugby balls to youth and high school clubs and programs throughout the country. provided rugby balls to over 1,300 youth and high school rugby teams, schools and community programs over the past 10 years.

The Foundation is pleased to announce the latest recipients of USRF Ball Grants.Achievement Prep, Washington, DC
Agustin Lara Academy Elementary School, Chicago, IL
Alliance Health Services Academy High School, Los Angeles, CA
Anacostia High School, Washington, DC
Atlas Preparatory Academy, St. Francis, WI
Aurora SD 129 PE Curriculum, Oswego, IL
Bartlett High School, Anchorage, AK
Bayshore Elementary School, Anchorage, AK
Berks County Junior Rugby, Wyomissing, PA
Blackthorn Youth U13, U15 and U19, Wycombe, PA
Blue Bonnet Trail Elementary, Austin, TX
Boys & Girls Club of Manhattan, Manhattan, KS
British International School of Chicago Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL
Buffalo Rugby Club Youth Flag, Buffalo, NY
Buffalo Valley Youth Rugby, West Milton, PA
Byrom Elementary School, Tualatin, OR
C.K. McClatchy Rugby, Sacramento, CA
Cape Pirates Rugby, Merritt Island, FL
Carmel 5th/6th Grade Co-ed Tackle, Carmel, IN
Castle Rock Middle School, Billings, MT
Chaminade College Prep, Webster Groves, MO
Children in Action Sports Club, Brunswick, GA
Citrus Valley, Redlands, CA
City of Maryland Heights Youth Rugby, Maryland Heights, MO
Clayton RFC – Wilson’s Mill Youth Rugby, Clayton, NC
Clinton Rugby, Clinton, CT
Columbia Rookie Rugby, Columbia, MO
Compass Elementary, Platte City, MO
Cooper Middle School P.E. Program, Arlington Heights, IL
Daytona Beach U19, Port Orange, FL 
Decatur Park District, Decatur, IL
Desert Sage Elementary, Boise, ID
Donovan Jr/Sr High School, Donovan, IL
DSST Cole Middle School, Denver, CO
Escambia County School District, Pensacola, FL 
Field School, Wheeling, IL
Flathead Valley High School Girls, Missoula, MT
Gadsden Youth Rugby, Gadsden, AL
Georgetown Buffaloes, Georgetown, KY
Golder College Prep, Chicago, IL
Harding Middle School, Cedar Rapids, IA
Harriet Treem Elementary School and After School Club, Henderson, NV
Highlanders Youth Rugby, Boise, ID
Hollister Dual Language Academy, Hollister, CA
Kona Bulls Youth Rugby, Kailua Kona, HI
La Costa Canyon High School, Carlsbad, CA
Lake Shore Middle School PE, Grand Haven, MI
Lamar High School RFC, Houston, TX
Legacy Academy, De Queen, AR
Lewisville Tigers Rugby Club, Lewisville, TX
Lighthouse/COBRA Afterschool Program, Fairfield, CT
Lincoln County Rugby FC, Missoula, MT
Los Alamitos High School, Cypress, CA
Low Country Youth Flag Rugby, Mount Pleasant, SC
Lyncourt Physical Education, Syracuse, NY
Manor High School, Pflugerville, TX
Mary Woodward Elementary, Tigard, OR
Mater Christi School, Burlington, VT
Mill Creek Middle School Physical Education, Lenexa, KS
Mira Costa Youth Rugby, El Segundo, CA
Missoula Valley Youth League, Missoula , MT
Montbello Warriors, Thornton, CO 
Mouth Pleasant Rugby Clinic, Mount Pleasant, SC
Muskego Girls Rugby, Oak Creek, WI 
New Rugby Idaho U10s Program, Meridian, ID
New York Harbor School, New York, NY
Norfolk Family YMCA, Norfolk, NE
North Junior High School, Boise, ID
North Ward Physical Education, Tuscola, IL
Northland Christian School, Kansas City, MO
Northside Panthers RFC, Gresham, OR
Northwood Elementary, Anchorage, AK
Oak Meadows Elementary, Austin, TX
Portsmouth Middle School, Portsmouth, NH
Provo Steelers High School Rugby Club, Provo, UT
R.U.G.B.Y., Parker, TX
Rio Americano High School, Sacramento, CA
Rookie Rugby Cleveland-Mayfield, Cleveland, OH
Rowe Middle School Girls Rugby, Chicago, IL
San Marcos Youth Rugby Association, Kyle, TX
Saratoga Rugby Club – High School Boys and Girls, Saratoga Springs, NY
Scenic Elementary, Grand Junction, CO
Shelley High School, Shelley, ID
South Greenville RFC, Simpsonville, SC
South Jersey RFC Youth Flag Rugby, Shamong, NJ
South River Youth Rugby, Annapolis, MD
Spring Lake Public Schools, Spring Lake, MI
St. Anthony, Long Beach, CA
St. Francis of Assisi Athletic Association, St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Sharks Rookie Rugby, St. Louis, MO
Stevens Point Area Senior High School, Plover, WI
Suisun Valley k-8 School, Davis, CA
Summit High School, Summit, NJ
TC Fusion Rugby Club, Tooele, UT
TC Williams High School – Middle School Intramurals, Alexandria, VA
Templeton Elementary School, Tigard, OR
Teton High School, Tetonia, ID
Thunder High School Girls Rugby, Tucson, AZ
Timber Ridge School, Albany, OR
Tualatin Elementary School, Tualatin, OR
Union Flag Rugby, Union, NJ
Virginia Cross Elementary, Silver City, NC
Warrior Rugby Club, Saint Charles, MO
Washington Mill Elementary School, Alexandria, VA
Waylon Union Middle School Physical Education, Wayland, MI
Webster Elementary, Livonia, MI
West Houston Rugby (Youth), Houston, TX
West Jordan Rugby Club, South Jordan, UT
West Knox/Karns Rugby, Knoxville, TN
Westside High School Rugby Club, Jacksonville, FL
Williamstown High School Rugby Club, Williamstown, NJ
Winans Academy of Performing Arts, Detroit, MI
Young Men’s Preparatory Academy, Miami, FL

For more information about the USRF Ball Grant program, visit our website.

Grants provided by the United States Rugby Foundation would not be possible without the support from the rugby community. Continue to assist us in providing grants to deserving clubs, programs and individuals throughout the country by contributing to the USRFF.  All donations to the USRF are tax deductible within IRS rules as 501 (c) 3 charitable giving.

If you’ve received a Foundation Grant we’d love to share your story. Send any comments to Brian Vizard at bvizard@usrugbyfoundation.