We’re a non-profit organization on a mission
To use the unique power of rugby to empower and inspire youth, primarily from underserved communities, to go forward and realize their true potential.
We use flag and tackle rugby programs to teach positive life skills to
5,500 young people each year
At Play Rugby USA, we use the unique power of rugby to empower and inspire young people from underserved communities. We are currently hiring YDMs in New York City! Our Youth Development Mentors form the backbone of our program and deliver our curriculum on a weekly basis at schools, parks, and community centers across each of […]
Play Rugby USA seeks an experienced Executive Director to lead the organization into its next phase of development and stability, taking the reins from the organization’s founder. This is a fantastic opportunity for a seasoned and driven professional who enjoys a dynamic non-profit environment, is motivated by ambitious fundraising goals, and is passionate and committed […]
On Saturday, August 4th, Play Rugby hosted its first Friends and Family Day in Prospect Park, Brooklyn! Members of the Play Rugby community – particularly players and families from our community-based programs – were invited to spend an afternoon enjoying some sun, food and friendships while celebrating our Academy student-athletes and coaches after a very […]
An action packed week of collaboration! Impact Beyond highlights: In the lead-up to the tournament, we worked closely with Impact Beyond partners: NorCal Rugby, USA Rugby and PlayWorks to build momentum and leave a lasting legacy on young people in the Bay Area once the tournament left town. We’re excited to share our impact! Launched 12 new teams at partner sites Activated 22 […]