United States Rugby Foundation Announce Latest Ball Grant Recipients
San Diego, CA (June 15, 2008) – The United States Rugby Foundation has announced its latest Ball Grant recipients. Over the years, the USRF has provided thousands of size 4 and 5 balls to hundreds of rugby clubs and community programs.“The Rugby Foundation couldn’t be happier to the response we’ve received for our ball grants,” said USRF Executive Director, Brian Vizard. “We’ll continue to strive to do more to help this great game expand across the country.”The recent Ball Grant recipients include:Albuquerque Youth Rugby United, Albuquerque, NMBranford High School Girls RFC, Hamden, CTBull City Athletic Club, Durham, NCCajon Valley Middle School, El Cajon, CACapital High School, Boise, IDFather Judge RFC, Philadelphia, PAGrattan Academy, Grand Rapids, MIGreen Bay West Side Bad Boys, Green Bay, WIHingham Middle School, Hingham, MALennox Middle School, Inglewood, CALive Oak High School Rugby Club, Morgan Hill, CAMonroe U15s, Monroe, NCNaylor Middle School Tucson Uni. School District, Tucson, AZNCRFC U16s, San Diego, CARiver Ridge, Hanover, ILSarasota Military Academy, Sarasota, FLSouthside Youth Center, Houston, TXTampa Barbarians, Tampa, FLYouth Rugby League of Roosevelt Long Island, Roosevelt, NYThe USRF is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization established in 1963. Although its main focus is supporting youth and high school rugby, the Foundation also provides grants to coaches and referees; establishes international student exchanges and college scholarships, has assisted the United States Collegiate All-Americans and Boys Under-19 teams, and also provides grants to Safety and Risk Management Research.For more information about the Foundation, go to its website at: www.usrugbyfoundation.org.