Star Forward to Teach Kids Soccer Tricks of the Trade at Bank’s Woonsocket Branch; Event to Feature Giveaways & Prizes in Celebration of Local Students’ 2014-2015 School Year Athletic & Academic Successes
What: Summer soccer celebration with New England Revolution star forward Charlie Davies in recognition of Santander Bank, N.A.’s Santander Soccer Scholars* program. Those who are attending the event, which is open to the public, will have the opportunity to meet and pose for pictures with Charlie Davies. They will also be able to improve their soccer techniques during a skills demo led by Davies, win prizes, enjoy complimentary refreshments, and enter a deserving local student they know to be a Soccer Scholar. The first 20 people in attendance will receive tickets to an upcoming Revs match.
Who: New England Revolution Forward Charlie Davies
Santander Region President, Brian Azar
Mayor of Woonsocket, Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt
When: Thursday, July 16, 2015
3:30 – 5:30 p.m.*
*3:40 – 4:45 p.m. skills and drills with Davies
Where: Santander Bank
411 Social Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
How: For media access, please contact: Olivia Moore,
Elevate Communications, 727-798-7021,
Why: Great visuals of local kids dribbling and juggling the ball as well as trying their hand at fancy footwork with soccer pro Charlie Davies in the Providence market.
*About Soccer Scholars
The Santander Soccer Scholars program recognizes the academic achievements of New England students. For a chance to participate in the Santander Soccer Scholars program, parents are invited to submit up to 100 words highlighting their child’s finest academic accomplishments from the 2014-2015 school year at http://www.revolutionsoccer.net/santander-soccer-scholars now through October 1, 2015. Each winner, selected at random, will receive four tickets to a designated home match, one parking pass, and a photo opportunity with Charlie Davies. Depending on their ages, winning children will also have the chance to serve as an Official MLS Ball Kid, be the ball carrier or participate on the Revolution Dream Team, where they will walk onto the field with the Revolution starting lineup and stand with the players during the national anthem.
Santander Bank, N.A. is one of the largest retail banks in the United States by deposits. Its main corporate offices are in Boston and it operates principally in Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island. Santander’s 9,703 employees serve its 1.8 million customers through the Bank’s 703 branches, 2,092 ATMs, call centers, website and mobile app. Supervised by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Santander in the United States is a wholly-owned, financially autonomous subsidiary of Banco Santander (NYSE: SAN), a global commercial and retail bank. For more information about Santander, visit www.santanderbank.com or call 877-768-2265.