Sounders FC Youth Club Partner Humanitarian of the Year Award

Sounders FC Youth Club Partner Humanitarian of the Year Award


To further Sounders FC strategic pillar to lead, serve and invest in the community, the Sounders FC youth partner club “Humanitarian of the Year Award” mirrors the MLS player’s Humanitarian of the Year Award.  The intention is to recognize particular youth who:

  • Volunteer and make an impact in their community
  • Display Sounder’s FC valued attributes of ambition, innovation and collaboration
  • Show outstanding dedication to charitable efforts and serving the community
  • Is an active participant in Sounders FC Youth Partner Clubs


Seattle United will nominate four (4) individuals:

  • Two (2) nominees should be 12 years old and under
  • Two (2) nominees should be 13-18 years old

From the nominations that Sounders FC receives, the field will be narrowed down to three (3) finalists per age group.  Of these three (3) finalists, there will be one (1) winner from each age group.


Runners Up (four (4) total; two (2) from each age group)

  • Each receive one (1) player autographed Sounders FC jersey

Winners (two total; one from each age group)

  • Two (2) tickets each to attend Sounders FC v. Colorado Rapids on October 22, 2017
  • Recognition at the match for their excellent accomplishment
  • A meet and greet with the Sounders FC player Humanitarian of the Year
  • A photo and autographed jersey from the 2017 Sounders FC player who wins “Humanitarian of the Year”

To submit a nomination to Seattle United, please send an email with the following nominee information.  Deadline to submit is September 8th!!

  • First and last name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Age
  • Team
  • What organizations does the nominee volunteer for?
  • How many hours did nominee volunteer last year?
  • What impact has the nominee had on the organization for which they volunteer (250 words max)?
  • How has the nominee displayed the Sounders FC valued attributes of ambition, collaboration and innovation during their service in the community (500 words max)?
  • Anything else you would like us to know about the nominee (250 words max)?

Please submit all nominees to:

Thank you!