She's Going Big--And She's Only 14

She's Going Big--And She's Only 14

She’s just 14 and in 8th grade, but Bridgette Marin has already jumped into the big leagues. Her clear-eyed focus and adept soccer skills caught the eyes of scouts, who selected her for the Women’s U14 US National Soccer Team. Bridgette began her soccer career with America SCORES in the 1st grade at E.R. Taylor Elementary School, one of the largest and most ethnically diverse public schools in San Francisco.

You Gave My Son Skills for Success

You Gave My Son Skills for Success

Dear Rick: I just wanted to tell you and the Board how much BORP has meant to us. When Ben was first injured I organized every aspect of his life - I was like a hovercraft parent. As Ben grew up, using a wheelchair to get around, I made sure I was always nearby to help him. A day didn’t go by without me wondering about Ben’s future and how I could always be there.