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Our Mission

We change the lives of youth and strengthen communities through the power of sport.

  • Our History

    Laureus USA was founded in 2002, inspired by Nelson Mandela's declaration that "sport has the power to change the world." ...

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  • Our Approach

    We believe that sport has a uniquely powerful ability to help solve some of society’s most challenging problems, specifically through the practice of Sport ...

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  • Our Impact

    We use sport to improve the health & wellness, education, employability and social cohesion of youth. Since 2012, we have reached over 375,000 youth ...

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Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair

– Nelson Mandela, 2000 Laureus World Sports Awards

Our Work

We catalyze the growth of programs that use sport as a tool for social change.

We tackle social inequities through the power of sport.

We are the champions of sport as a force for collaborative change.

We help communities and youth realize their full potential.

We are the catalyst.



Our Team



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    Empowering New Orleans

    NEW ORLEANS – December 6th, 2016 – We believe in the power of groups, and know that people can do more together than they can alone. That’s why we have centered

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    The Laureus Day of Sport

    ATLANTA, GEORGIA – November 12th, 2016 – The Laureus Day of Sport brought together over 65 young people from Atlanta’s Westside community, filling their Saturday

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    Germany Hosts the Laureus Sport for Good...

    HEIDELBERG, GERMANY – October 13th, 2016 – The movement of Sport for Good transcends cultures, languages and ideologies to unite 35 different countries in their

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    Pioneering Sport’s Role in Public Health

    WASHINGTON D.C. – October 5th, 2016 – Deepening our commitment to leveraging sport to improve health, Laureus Sport for Good USA convened public health researchers and

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    Marcus Allen Joins Sport for Good Weekend...

    NEW ORLEANS – September 10th, 2016 – Laureus Sport for Good’s efforts in New Orleans are grounded in the spirit of collaboration. This past weekend, we

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    Celebrating Arthur Ashe Kids Day

    NEW YORK CITY – August 28th, 2016 –  This year, the U.S. Open brought tennis’ most talented players and dedicated fans to New York City. Before the Open kicked

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