Press release from MLS WORKS
Are you considered a role model in your community?
Do you have a friend or neighbor that uses the game of soccer to make a difference in the community?
NOMINATE YOUR COMMUNITY MVP TODAY!
Major League Soccer is looking for individuals who promote goodwill, demonstrate leadership qualities and help to improve lives within their community.
From May 30 to June 20, MLS fans will have the opportunity to nominate themselves or another individual who sets an example as a leader in the community and uses soccer as a tool to help make a positive impact in one of the following areas:
- Social issues focusing on acceptance and equality
- Health issues affecting men, women or children
- Community service for a local, national or international charity or community organization
One (1) Community MVP will be selected to represent each of the 19 MLS clubs. Winners will be recognized, both nationally and locally. Each Community MVP will receive:
Local Prize Package*
- VIP tickets
- Recognition at a home game during the 2013 regular season
- Club merchandise
- Autographed item
One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive a $10,000 donation to their charity of choice and a trip to the 2013 AT&T MLS All-Star Game. Trip* for winner and one (1) guest to include:
- Accommodations for two (2) nights
- Roundtrip coach airfare
- Two (2) tickets to the 2013 AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Sporting Park
- Recognition during 2013 AT&T MLS All-Star Game halftime ceremony
- 2013 AT&T MLS All-Star Gift Bag
The Nominator of the Grand Prize winner and one (1) guest will also receive a trip to the 2013 AT&T MLS All-Star Game. Trip for the nominator and one (1) guest to include the same elements outline above for Grand Prize winner*.
Grand Prize winner will be determined based on the voting results during a two-week period following the above mentioned contest period. Grand Prize voting to take place July 1-12. See official sweepstakes rules for your MLS Club.
To make your nomination, go here: http://www.mlssoccer.com/mlsworks/community-mvp-2013/nominate