FRISCO, Texas – Throughout the 2019 season, MLS WORKS, Allstate and Univision have partnered to provide opportunities for underserved youth in MLS markets, including Dallas-Fort Worth.
This Saturday, every save recorded during the Univision telecast of Chicago Fire vs FC Dallas will result in a donation of $500 worth of soccer equipment to Moody Family YMCA. The mission of the YMCA is to put Christian values into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
Throughout the 2018 season, over $8,000 in donations were made to DFW area schools and charities as a result of the Every Save Makes a Difference program. Since 2015, the program has donated over $340,000 worth of equipment and has impacted over 170 difference organizations.
Seven of FC Dallas' eight nationally televised games on UniMas/Univision are eligible for this program in 2019:
|March 9||LA Galaxy||Univision||Boys & Girls Club of Collin County||$500|
|March 23||Colorado Rapids||UniMás||Heart House Dallas||$1,500|
|April 27||San Jose Earthquakes||Univision||Trinity Basin Preparatory||$1,000|
|May 4||Houston Dynamo||Univision||Special Olympics Texas – Area 10||$1,000|
|May 11||New York Red Bulls||Univision||YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas||$500|
|June 30||Portland Timbers||UniMás||Dallas Youth Sports||$1,000|
|September 14||Chicago Fire||Univision||Moody Family YMCA||$1,500|
|September 22||New York City FC||Univision||Coppell Special Olympics||TBD|
*updated September 14, 2019