(ColoradoRapids.com)- The Colorado Rapids the US Soccer Foundation Passback program and Soccer Dreams Without Borders will be collecting new and slightly used soccer gear during the Rapids vs. New England Revolution match this Saturday September 20 at 7pm at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park.
Every family donating will receive a buy one get one free ticket voucher to the Rapids vs. Houston Dynamo home match on Saturday October 4.
This will mark the fourth and final Rapids soccer equipment collection during the club's 2008 season. All equipment will be collected outside Gates B and G beginning an hour and a half prior to kickoff.
The Rapids' Passback Program is a joint effort between the Rapids the U.S. Soccer Foundation Eurosport and Major League Soccer to assist in meeting the soccer needs of all communities.
Since its inception soccer gear has been collected and distributed to schools clubs and organizations throughout the country. Equipment collected has also been distributed to countries as far away as Africa and the ultimate goal is to collect and distribute a million items of soccer gear in the U.S.
The Rapids ask all fans to clear out their closets and bring their new or used cleats balls shin guards jerseys and any other outgrown or unneeded soccer gear to the game! Thanks for helping us donate equipment to kids in need!