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2017 Golf4Goals Was a Big Success!

By Amy Kuehn | September 21, 2017

2017 Golf4Goals Was a Big Success! Thank you to all of our golfers, sponsors, volunteers, and staff that helped make Golf4Goals another great event this year! Our 8th Annual Golf4Goals was held on Monday, September 11th at Majestic Oaks Golf Course in Ham Lake, Minnesota.  This year, we were able to raise $28,000 for the foundation! Dave Brown won the ever-exciting Par-Tee Cart, which included four Timberwolves tickets, two Saints tickets, beverages, snacks, and so…

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One World Play Project & The Sanneh Foundation #PlayTogether Campaign

By Michael Alada | August 14, 2017

One World Play Project & The Sanneh Foundation #PlayTogether Campaign Due to the opportunity gap in the Twin Cities, The Sanneh Foundation focuses its support efforts on diverse low-income urban and refugee and immigrant youth populations, through soccer and education. The majority of youth The Sanneh Foundation works with come from communities of color, and the populations they work with speak numerous languages, including but not limited to: English, Hmong, Spanish, Somali, Arabic, Amharic, Burmese…

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U.S. Bank, Minnesota Vikings, and The Sanneh Foundation Places to Play

By Michael Alada | June 5, 2017

U.S. Bank & Minnesota Vikings: Places to Play The Sanneh Foundation was chosen to receive a grant from U.S. Bank and the Minnesota Vikings on behalf of their #PlacesToPlay campaign.  Places to Play provides grant funding to non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations and schools in low- to moderate-income communities in Minnesota to improve the quality, safety and accessibility of local play spaces. The Sanneh Foundation was gifted this grant in order to make much needed improvements to the…

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Maiga Ibrahima Cherishes His Work as a Promise Fellow; Looks Forward to Future

By Michael Alada | May 12, 2017

Maiga Ibrahima Cherishes Work as a Promise Fellow; Looks Forward to Future St. Cloud, Minnesota – May 12, 2017 Maiga Ibrahima is currently in his first year in TSF’s Dreamline program. He works as a Promise Fellow at North Junior High School in St. Cloud. In addition to working full time for The Sanneh Foundation, he has been taking classes at nearby St. Cloud Tech Community College. As a Dreamline coach, multi-tasking is one of…

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St. Cloud Dreamline Coach Kori Carter Runs Hair Drive at McKinley High

By Michael Alada | April 24, 2017

St. Cloud Dreamline Coach Kori Carter Runs Hair Drive at McKinley High April 12, 2017 – St. Cloud, Minnesota Students at McKinley High School felt as good as they looked after the hair drive put on by Dreamline coach Kori Carter on Wednesday, April 12. Kori worked for several months to put together this free event for McKinley students. After she came up with the idea for the event, Kori reached out to numerous salons…

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Dreamline Staff Retreat Provides a “Breath of Fresh Air” for Coaches

By Michael Alada | April 19, 2017

Dreamline Staff Retreat Provides “Breath of Fresh Air” for Coaches Friday, April 14, 2017 – Maple Grove, MN The life of a Dreamline Coach is not an easy one during the school year. They come into their respective schools before seven in the morning and often don’t leave until after school activities end at 5:30 p.m. They were rewarded for their hard work this year on Friday with a full day of sports, a barbecue,…

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St. Cloud Schools Receive $1,500 Donation from St. Cloud Rotary Club for Transportation Assistance

By Michael Alada | February 14, 2017

St. Cloud Schools Receive $1,500 Donation for Transportation Assistance from St. Cloud Rotary Club Tuesday, February 14, 2017 – St. Cloud, MN In January, The St. Cloud Rotary Club invited Program Manager Kim Johnson and Program Coordinator Otis Morris to one of their meetings to do a presentation on The Sanneh Foundation’s Dreamline program.  Kim and Otis shared that an important piece of the Dreamline program is the homework help/enrichment activities after school. They also…

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TSF Partners with Herb Brooks Foundation’s “Rink Rats” Program

By Michael Alada | January 25, 2017

January 16th – St. Paul, Minnesota The impact that Herb Brooks had on the hockey community in Minnesota is hard to quantify. A few years after he completed his playing days at the University of Minnesota, he began his coaching career, which eventually brought him full circle when he was hired as the head coach at his alma mater. Brooks won three national championships at the University of Minnesota in the 1970’s before being selected…

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5th Annual Legends Cup Raises Thousands For Minnesota Soccer Community Family

By kyle | December 26, 2016

5th Annual Legends Cup Raises Thousands For Minnesota Soccer Community Family December 26th, 2016 – Richfield, MN This past Monday, friends in the soccer community gathered for the 5th year of the annual Winter Legends Cup at the Holy Angels Sports Dome. The idea for the Legends Cup started after a conversation between TSF CEO Tony Sanneh and good friend Jason Keppen rehashed their old high school soccer rivalry between St. Paul Academy and Apple Valley High…

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