BRANDI Mitchell [41 yrs]GOAL 10 | REDUCED INEQUALITIES
"I believe in empowerment & opportunity for humans of ALL ages, abilities, genders and sexual identities, w/ varying backgrounds, beliefs & financial resources."
CARIANNE Fawcett [46 yrs]GOAL 5 | GENDER EQUITY
"Goal 5 mainly in the area of coaching. I would love to see more positive women coaches who continue to enjoy playing soccer and a love of the game, as youth coaches."
DONNA Palmer [51 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"In all aspects of life you must have your health!! I also encourage equality daily, especially to my daughter, age 17, and both my son’s."
EMMA Piggott [43 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"Staying active is the key. I do local masters swim meets and local cycling events."
HELEN Leeds [67 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"To play at my age, I eat healthy and reduce stress by staying active. I believe you need to stay healthy to enjoy your later years for years to come."
JACQUIE Burt [77 yrs]GOAL 5 | GENDER EQUITY
"I was brought up by a father and uncles who told me girls could do anything boys could, so I tried to instill that in my daughter as well as my sons."
JEANETTE Wood [47 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"By eating healthy and taking care of myself... I also try to instill healthy nutritional habits in my family to stay physically fit."
JULIE Matthews [59 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"Goal 3 means to me to take an interest in self-care and encouraging others to do the same."
KARLEEN Driggs [44 yrs]GOAL 10 | REDUCED INEQUALITIES
"Having access and the opportunity to choose."
KATHY Harvey [71 yrs]GOAL 5 | GENDER EQUITY
"Woman should have the opportunity to do anything that they want. Health is a huge part of this."
KRISTIN Henry [45 yrs]GOAL 10 | REDUCED INEQUALITIES
"I would like to see more kids getting involved in soccer. I see them being restricted because of the lack of financial and/or moral support"
MAREN Stenseth [56 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
Goals 3, 5 & 10 are important yet...as I age, I see how fragile health can be, it is imperative that we find ways to keep fit and stay healthy. Soccer is a key to my fitness and good health.
MARY Reynolds [56 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"Each person has to believe in themselves, as well as, in others. Each is an important part of the whole."
MERIBEL Lee [70 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"Staying active reduces health risks. If you cannot be active yourself, support a foundation in the name of a deceased soccer player."
NATALIE Kliebenstein [53 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"Health and well-being is something that can be controlled individually, we all can make the effort."
SHERI Ollmann [44 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"Health and well-being are the basis for everything. On that note, Goal 5 &10 also speaks to me as I try to be a role model for others and treat everyone equally."
SONIA Gahlhoff [55 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
"Health and well being mean the most to me as I age. Earlier in my playing career it was reduced inequality/gender equality."
SUSAN Estrada [57 yrs]GOAL 3 | GOOD HEALTH & WELLBEING
I want to live a long, healthy life. I don't like exercising by myself so playing soccer gets me the exercise and the team spirit motivates to stay active."