Grassroots Community Outreach Clinics

300 youth | Boys & Girls ages 5-14

Heart of the City's "Grassroots" Community Camps & Clinics are our way of providing introductory soccer experiences for kids ages 5-14 in Lake County at no cost.

We serve nearly 300 kids annually with our clinics at local schools, park districts and the Boys & Girls Club.

The progressive training curriculum we created is heavily focused on player development and fun, free-flowing activities.

This program is supervised by our Director of Coaching with support from the HOTC Elite professional coaches and high schools players.

Upcoming Programs:

  • Learn 6 Charter School, Thursdays, February 3-March 3 at Learn 6 Charter School from 4:00-5:00pm
  • Learn 9 Charter School, Mondays, January 31-February 28 at Shelia Daniels Academy from 5:00-6:00pm
  • Learn 10 Charter School, Wednesdays, February 2-March 2 at Learn 10 Charter School from 3:00-4:00pm
  • Grades 5-8th
  • Cost Free
  • Register by Tuesday, January 25

Get to know our professional coaches.

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Interested in hosting Heart of the City at your school or organization? Contact Sporting Director, Dean Smith, at 847-672-9556, dean@hotcsoccer.org.