In 2023 Soldiers To Sidelines certified 469 new Soldier Coaches through 10 Coaching Certification Seminars (Rugby, Lacrosse, Military Women, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Sports Performance, Adaptive Sports, and Endurance Sports).

In addition, we had 130 repeat certifications totaling 599 members of the military community completing our coaching certification seminars.

The ripple effect created by Soldiers To Sidelines has helped 1474 Soldier Coaches positively impact nearly 74,000 athletes this year.

Check out some of our other incredible accomplishments this year.

We completed our NFL Salute To Service Event with NY Jets covered by Fox5NY

We hosted a Live Football Certification Seminar presented by Wounded Warrior Project covered by CBS L.A.

We designed and launched our new website soldierstosidelines.org

We hired U.S. Navy Veteran, Alexandra Kemp as the STS Membership Development Program Manager

Military spouse, Elizabeth Woods, volunteered as a Public Relations Coordinator

We completed three Coaching Workshops on Military Bases (Ft. Carson, Ft. Liberty, Ft. Sill)

We completed our first Rugby Coaching Certification Seminar

We completed our first Soccer Coaching Certification Seminar

We have lofty goals in 2024 that we can achieve with your help.  Consider donating to Soldiers To Sidelines and help us certify 500 new Soldier Coaches next year.  With your help we will develop 10,000 Soldier Coaches impacting 1 million athletes nationwide.