Philly Block Project

A Shot at MVP Status

August 19, 2016

EXCERPT: “Ma­jor League Soc­cer and Wells Fargo are look­ing to award $10,000 to an in­di­vidu­al who ‘uses soc­cer as a tool to make a dif­fer­ence’ through the 2016 MLS WORKS Com­munity MVP Con­test. Jim Hardy, founder and pres­id­ent of Kens­ing­ton Soc­cer Club (KSC), is one of 20 fi­nal­ists hop­ing to win the cash and con­tin­ue to make a dif­fer­ence.

Hardy, a Kensington resident and Spanish teacher and soc­cer coach at Kensington Health Scien­ces Academy (KHSA), star­ted the or­gan­iz­a­tion in 2010, which has mul­tiple low-to-no-cost pro­grams for area kids ages 3 to 19.”

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