Storm The School
The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that the club, in conjunction with United Neighborhood Organization (UNO), will “Storm the School” with surprise visits by Fire players to seven different UNO charter schools throughout the Chicagoland area today, Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010 at 1 PM CT. The players will be joined by UNO directors on site and will make classroom visits, speak with students, and pose for pictures.
As part of the club’s commitment to the community and its efforts in promoting school enrollment and education, the Fire will provide giveaways and raffle tickets for the Saturday, Oct. 8 game against Columbus Crew at TOYOTA PARK at 8:00 PM CT (Comcast SportsNet).
As part of the UNO Storm the School main event, Fire players Nery Castillo and Gonzalo Segares will visit PFC Omar E. Torres Campus (4248 W. 47th St., Chicago, IL 60632).
Media interested in covering the main event, should contact Chicago Fire Communications Manager Brendan Hannan, email@example.com or 708.496.6725; or Fire Communications Coordinator Franco Sui Yuan, firstname.lastname@example.org, 708.496.6744.
For the full list of Fire players and schools please head to www.Chicago-Fire.com <http://www.Chicago-Fire.com> or see below:
PFC Omar E. Torres Campus (Open to Media)
Who: Chicago Fire players Nery Castillo and Gonzalo Segares
When: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CT
Where: 4248 W. 47th St., Chicago, IL 60632
Bartolome de las Casas Campus
Who: Chicago Fire players Baggio Husidic and Patrick Nyarko
Where: 1641 W. 16th St., Chicago, IL 60608
Octavio Paz Intermediate Campus
Who: Chicago Fire Players Sean Johnson and Kwame Watson-Siriboe
Where: 2317 W. 23rd St., Chicago, IL 60608
Officer Donald Marquez Campus
Who: Chicago Fire players Corben Bone and Steven Kinney
Where: 2916 W. 47th St., Chicago, IL 60632
Carlos Fuentes Campus
Who: Chicago Fire Players Calen Carr and Andrew Dykstra
Where: 2845 W. Barry Ave., Chicago, IL 60618
Rufino Tamayo Campus
Who: Chicago Fire players Marco Pappa and Deris Umanzor
Where: 5135 S. California Ave., Chicago, IL 60632
Lady of Fatima Campus
Who: Chicago Fire Players Mike Banner and Dasan Robinson
Where: 2744 W. Pershing Rd., Chicago, IL 60632