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  Building Community. 
  Transforming Youth.  

Harambee Sports Club supports diversity, equity and cultural humility in youth sports. Harambee is a Swahili word that translates to “working or pulling together.” We see sports as an engaging and challenging experience that must support youth with positive role models and provide them with opportunities to create connections with each other and their communities. We invite like-minded families to join us on this journey.

Harambee Sports Club is

> Diversity


> Equity


> Cultural Humility


> Engagement

Umoja and Ujima Cup Futsal Tournaments

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Harambee is hosting the Umoja Cup for high school girls on March 23 and the Ujima Cup for high school boys on March 30. Both tournaments are completely free.

Update March 15: 

Umoja Cup - Girls HS - Mar. 23  is FULL. 

Ujima Cup - Boys HS - Mar. 30 is looking for ONE TEAM. 


soccer skills training for HS Boys

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Harambee Sports Club is offering an indoor/gym 6-session skills training class to help develop individual skills for outdoor soccer.

These 9 hours of training are designed for motivated players grades 8-12 looking to develop ball control, touch and technical skills in advance of summer club soccer seasons. Trainings will be led by experienced club and high school coaches. Only $20 for all six sessions.


girls badminton camp

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April 4 & 5, 2024

Girls grades 8-12 are welcome to join us for two sessions of fun, skill-building, and play. Beginners are encouraged to attend!

Harambee Badminton Camp Details:

  • Dates: Thursday & Friday, April 4 & 5; 10am-12noon each day

  • Location: Hiawatha Collegiate High School, 3500 E. 28th St., Minneapolis, MN 55406

  • Ages: Open to GIRLS grades 8-12

  • Skill Levels: All skill levels welcome (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Cost: Harambee Badminton Camp is completely FREE

Register NOW!

soccer training & Play for Grades k-5

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Harambee Juniors is a welcoming, fun and fast-moving introduction to soccer and athletic skills  This Harambee Juniors program is for players in grades K-5. 

These one-hour sessions are for young athletes at all levels of experience. Players will develop confidence and creativity while learning about the game of soccer.


5 Mondays, 6:00-7:00pm
Begins February 26, 2024 | Register Here

Goalkeeper training

GK Coach Krishnan Kutty returns to lead a 5-week indoor course to prepare players for the summer season and beyond. Goalkeeping fundamentals and skill-building will be taught along with strength and conditioning exercises.

5 Wednesdays, 6:00-7:00pm
Begins February 28, 2024 | Register Here
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Free play futsal

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Harambee Free Play Futsal is back!

Come with your friends or meet new ones!


NO Cost and open to all middle school (grades 6-8) and high school (grades 9-12) aged players. Free registration.


HS Girls - Tuesdays
MS Boys - Thursdays
HS Boys - Thursdays


Learn more and check for updates.

Harambee Chess Winter session

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Harambee Chess returns to East Lake Library on Mondays, 3-5pm, through April 2024. In partnership with Hennepin County Library

To learn more about Harambee Chess and all our programs, visit our program and registration platform at

No registration required, but free registration for Harambee Sports Club programs includes Family/Child custom Dashboard and access to LeagueApps Play mobile app for scheduling, RSVPs, chat, etc.

competitive Futsal teams

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Join a competitive futsal team!


Harambee Sports Club's futsal teams compete in the MN Futsal League (sanctioned by the US Youth Futsal) and train November 2023 to April 2024.

Learn more about our competitive futsal team program.

Camp Harambee - July 12, 2023 

Countdown to Camp Harambee

Camp Harambee is our annual FREE soccer training camp for high school girls and boys. This year's camp is Wednesday, July 12 at Macalester College stadium.


  • 9:00-10:30am | Boys Camp/Training

  • 10:30-12:00pm | Ukraine U17B vs Harambee Stars international friendly.

  • 12:00 - 1:00pm | Free lunch for all participants

  • 1:30 - 4:30pm | Girls Camp/Training

Learn more about Camp Harambee 2023

Houseplants for youth

Share your houseplants with young people! Harambee Sports Club has an ongoing community engagement and wellbeing project collecting houseplant cuttings from friends and neighbors. Plant cuttings will be propagated, potted and distributed to teens participating in our programming.  Learn more.


 Youth Futsal Team Registration 


 Trainings, Camps & Clinics 


 Free Play Futsal 

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