Expanding Horizons for Youth Through Lacrosse

Nov 09, 2017

Middle school boys’ and girls’ players from throughout Baltimore City came together for fun and competition last Saturday at the inaugural Baltimore Lacrosse Showcase, hosted by US Lacrosse and radio station 92Q. 

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New National Diversity Grants Awarded by US Lacrosse

Nov 02, 2017

US Lacrosse is providing 21 new grants to local partners, with a total value of $32,500, to support lacrosse participation in underrepresented communities.

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Baltimore Lacrosse Showcase is Nov. 4, Powered by US Lacrosse

Oct 25, 2017

Eight middle school lacrosse teams from throughout Baltimore City will gather at Patterson Park on Saturday, November 4 for the inaugural Best of Baltimore Lacrosse Showcase, co-hosted by US Lacrosse and radio station 92Q’s Toughest Teams initiative. 

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US Lacrosse Convention Scholarships Available for Diversity Coaches

Sep 19, 2017

US Lacrosse is offering diversity scholarships for qualified candidates wishing to attend the 2018 US Lacrosse Convention in Baltimore. The scholarships are intended to provide funds to deserving leaders in the lacrosse community who require financial assistance in order to pursue additional professional development opportunities in coaching. 

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Bridge the Gap: Ferris School Project, Part 2

Aug 29, 2017

Earlier this month, we posted a video about a new lacrosse program at Ferris School (Del.), a a secure care, accredited treatment facility providing services for up to 72 court committed males, ages 13 to 18.

As part of US Lacrosse's support of the Ferris School program, we partnered with the Sankofa Lacrosse Foundation to bring experienced lacrosse players to Ferris to offer instruction and share their life experiences with the sport.

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Diversity Grant Applications Being Accepted

Aug 14, 2017

US Lacrosse is accepting applications for its National Diversity Grant Program, which provides resources to local groups and organizations to support projects and events that promote lacrosse opportunities among non-traditional participants. Applications in this cycle will be accepted through September 15, 2017. 

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Urban Lacrosse Alliance Conference Empowers Leaders

Aug 09, 2017

The Urban Lacrosse Alliance Conference, a two-day gathering hosted by US Lacrosse at its national headquarters, included coaches, volunteers, and program administrators who guide the 55 ULA programs from coast-to-coast that offer lacrosse programming for youth in urban centers.

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Video: Lacrosse Providing a Second Chance for High Risk Youth

Aug 03, 2017

The Ferris School in Delaware is using lacrosse to impact the lives of high risk youth and to provide them with new options as they transition back into their communities.

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Urban Lacrosse Alliance Adds New Members

Jul 24, 2017

US Lacrosse has announced the addition of 14 programs as new members of the Urban Lacrosse Alliance (ULA), an affiliation of like-minded organizations dedicated to expanding lacrosse opportunities for urban youth. ULA members receive resources from US Lacrosse to support lacrosse development in underserved areas.

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Lacrosse Communities Project Debuts in Albany

Jun 22, 2017

ALBANY, N.Y., June 21, 2019 — Many gathered at Albany High School yesterday to celebrate the launch of the Lacrosse Communities Project – a US Lacrosse program developed to create a vertically-integrated series of opportunities for children to participate in lacrosse from grade school through adulthood.

Joining US Lacrosse at the celebration were representatives from many organizations around the city of Albany, including Mayor Kathy Sheehan, City School District of Albany superintendent Kimberly Wilkins, and members of the Albany Police Athletic League.

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