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Buddy Soccer


This program is designed for kids ages 7-18 with developmental or physical disabilities that allow weekly participation through the game of soccer.  Players are paired with a Grove United Travel Soccer teenage Buddy to enjoy 1 on 1 instruction and skill development. Buddy Soccer program consists of warm-ups and calisthenics, soccer skills and non-competitive game play in a fun and positive setting.  


DATES:         Sept. 10, Sept. 17, Sept 24, Oct. 1, Oct. 8 

TIME:            9:30-10:30 am

LOCATION: Putterman Soccer Field also called Mike Rylko Community Park

                     1000 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove

FEE:              No Cost

To Register, complete the registration form located above and mail into:

Grove United, Buddy Soccer

P.O. Box 5321

Buffalo Grove, Il 60089 

For questions, please call 847-686-GUSA (4872)


The Grove United Buddy Soccer program depends on volunteers to act as buddies to our participants and help with the program. Buddies must be age 13 or older and High School students can earn community credit hours. Adults with backgrounds in special education are greatly needed as well. If interested in being a volunteer for Buddy Soccer please contact us at 847-686-GUSA (4872).