From an email:
Local Soccer league District Sports and crusading locally based non-profit love.futbol are kicking off their Get to the Goal campaign this Thursday at Stetson’s on U street. Get to the goal is a commitment by District Sports to help love.futbol build a field for youth in Guatemala by the end of 2009.
love.futbol develops simple, safe soccer fields for children in impoverished communities worldwide. Their vision is a day when all children will have the opportunity to fulfill their passion for soccer; that the game itself is a catalyst for youth development, hope and inspiration
1610 U Street NW
6 to 9 PM, Thursday October 16th
$10 suggested donation at the door gets you great drink specials at the bar.
As an aside, love.fútbol and its founder Drew Chafetz were featured in Tuesdays WaPo. Here is the link: