Strong Against Cancer – an initiative inspired by immunotherapy discoveries at Seattle Children’s– is proud to team up with Sounders FC and Austen Everett Foundation to make this the beginning of the end of childhood cancer. The Strong Against Cancer Honorary Team Captain is a part of our Zulily Dream Team who is recognized at each match prior to kickoff and participates in our march out with the Sounders FC team.
September is MLS' Kick Childhood Cancer Month
Sounders FC and Major League Soccer are gearing up for Kick Childhood Cancer month this September. Our goal is to create inspiring, empowering experiences for youth battling cancer. Here are ways to get involved to benefit youth fighting cancer and how we join the fight:
Nominate a youth battling battling cancer to receive a message from Sounders FC
Nominate a kid battling cancer to receive a Sounders FC player video message. Sounders FC is committed to filming up to 200, customized videos with words of inspiration and encouragement for kids battling cancer. Videos will be offered in various languages spoken by Sounders FC players.
Cheer on the Honorary Team Captain on Matchday
Sounders FC is proud to inspire, empower and embolden the lives of youth battling cancer, while helping to raise awareness for our Kick Childhood Cancer initiative throughout the season. The Sounders FC Honorary Team Captain is a part of our Zulily Dream Team and participates in our team march with the Sounders FC designated match captain. The Sounders FC Honorary Team Captain is recognized at each match prior to kickoff.
Attend the Kick Childhood Cancer Match
On September 18, Sounders FC community is partnering with Love Your Melon for Kick Childhood Cancer night at CenturyLink Field. You'll receive a LYM beanie with your ticket purchase.
Please check back later for ticket purchase details.
Out for Blood with Zach Scott
Join Zach Scott in the fight against Childhood Cancer by participating in the Seattle Sounders FC Blood Drive. Throughout the month of September Sounders FC and Major League Soccer create empowering and inspiring experiences for kids battling cancer. Fans can help by donating blood!
Stay tuned for more information on our 2019 Out for Blood with Zach Scott blood drive.