San Diego, CA (August 9, 2011) – The United States Rugby Foundation has helped introduce the sport to thousands of children by providing size 4 and 5 rugby balls to youth and high school clubs and programs throughout the country. The Foundation is pleased to announce the latest recipients of USRF Ball Grants.Audenried High School, Philadelphia, PABerks County, Reading, PABlue Mountain Boys Rugby, Moscow, IDCypress Rugby Club, Cypress TXDayton Area Girls High School Rugby Club, Dayton, OHFallbrook High School Boy’s Rugby Club, Fallbrook, CAHamburg Rugby Club, Lake View, NYKenowa Hills Rugby Club, Grand Rapids, MILong Island U15s, Long Island, NYLynchburg Elementary Physical Education Program, Lynchburg, VAMachetanz Elementary, Wasilia, AKMalvern Prep Rugby, Gladwyne, PAMarquette Mustangs RFC, Ellisville, MOMontrose Recreation Program, Montrose, COMontrose RFC, Montrose, COMt. Carmel High School, Evergreen Park, ILOrchard Park Youth Rugby Club, Orchard Park, NYPortland Area Girls Rugby Club, Portland, MEProsser Boys and Girls Club, Prosser, WARexburg Rugby, Rexburg, IDRugby Club of Springfield U19s, Springfield, MASparta Youth Rugby, Sparta, MISpringfield Jr. Celts RFC, Springfield, ILTwin City Tornadoes, Bloomington, ILUniversity City Rugby Club, St. Louis, MOValley Crusaders, Neenah, WIWith these latest Ball Grants, the USRF has now provided rugby balls to over 700 youth and high school rugby teams, schools and community programs over the past six years.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 USRF. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org .