FC Kansas City Partners With WIN for KC for August 16th Home Game

Blues to honor organization in halftime ceremony

KANSAS CITY (August 3, 2017) – FC Kansas City, as part of their #WeRepKC campaign, announced the team will be honoring WIN for KC at the August 16 match against the Portland Thorns with WIN for KC night.

At halftime, FC Kansas City will honor WIN for KC leadership and recognize the outstanding work that WIN does for the community through sports.  The winners from the WIN for KC Women’s Triathlon & Duathlon presented by Garmin, which was held on Saturday, July 29, will also be recognized.  WIN for KC will be the 50/50 raffle beneficiary during the game.

FC Kansas City is offering a Buy One Get One Free discount to each Camp WIN attendee, all WIN for KC Women’s Triathlon & Duathlon presented by Garmin participants, and WIN for KC sponsors and members. To donate to WIN for KC and to learn more about the organization visit their website here. The game starts at 7:00 p.m. CT at Swope Soccer Village. Tickets start as low as $15 and can be purchased here.

FC Kansas City and WIN for KC have grown their partnership over the years. WIN for KC honored FC Kansas City at their 2016 Women’s Sports Awards Celebration by presenting the team with the WOW Award in honor of winning back-to-back NWSL Championships in 2014 and 2015. FC Kansas City was proud to support WIN for KC by attending their Women’s Sports Awards Celebration this year. Goalkeeper Cat Parkhill spoke at Camp WIN during the summer sharing her experience and perseverance to make it to the pros.

About WIN for KC
The Women’s Intersport Network for Kansas City (WIN for KC), was established in 1994 under the umbrella of the Greater Kansas City Sports Commission, with the mission to ignite girls and women through advocating and promoting the lifetime value of sports and fitness, while providing opportunities for participation and leadership development.  WIN is a volunteer, membership-driven organization that operates as a program of the Kansas City Sports Commission and Foundation. For more information, visit WINforKC.org. For the latest on WIN for KC news, follow on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

 

News, Team NewsBryn Raschke