Category Archives: Soccer Salam

Time is running out…

We have just two days left to reach our fundraising goal for Soccer Salam. We need you now! You know that Soccer Salam supports the most urgent needs of families and children who have fled violence at the hands of ISIS. If we do not hit our goal by midnight… Read more

New Goals for Soccer Salam

  Soccer Salam has changed lives. Families forced to flee violence find it difficult to trust others – even those of us who want to help. But we discovered that using soccer as an entry point into their lives allows these families to get to know us, and eventually share… Read more

What if our lives were reversed?

“What if our lives were reversed? What if violence displaced us from our homes? What conversations might we have with our children? How would we deal with a future of uncertainty and insecurity?” These difficult questions were asked by Soccer Salam partner and Iraq War veteran Rick Burns, and the… Read more

This is Personal…

We need to raise $25,000 in 30 days. More than 1,000 displaced families and children in Iraq are counting on our Soccer Salam program to deliver food, clean water, medicine, and other essentials before the start of summer. This effort means a lot to me. I can relate to those… Read more

Scoring a Goal for Peace

Today, EPIC and our partners are kicking off an aggressive new campaign in support of Soccer Salam – our lifesaving program that provies emergency assistance and the joy of play to children and families affected by violence in Iraq. Watch this short video to find out how: Our goal: $25,000… Read more