Open Field Logo

Kim Cermak: Feeling Strong in Body, Mind, and Spirit

/ By Gwen Schemm

“I enjoy being part of a team that is dedicated to helping youth to hope more, dream more, stretch their boundaries, plant seeds for a better tomorrow, and inspire others to be their best,” Kim Cermak, an Open Field board member, said.  In her role… Read more »

Youth Council Presidents Find Confidence in Sport

/ By Gwen Schemm

The fun is what draws Jennifer, Kumba Town’s Youth Council President, to the game. She enjoys leading her peers and has seen her leadership skills develop from the experience.  Like Jennifer, Judeth, Mile One’s Youth Council President, enjoys being part of the decision-makers to lead… Read more »

Carly Carstens Excited to See Open Field’s Girls Programs

/ By Gwen Schemm

Visiting a program in person and seeing the kids interact with each other and the coach mentors reminded Carly Carstens why she is a part of Open Field. Carly currently serves as the Vice President of Open Field’s Board and leads the fundraising committee, where… Read more »

Girls Program Lead Coach Mentor

/ By Justin Forzano

Job Title:                              Girls Program Lead Coach Mentor Job Status:                          Part Time (Monday – Thursday evenings 4pm-7pm) Hourly Rate:                       $16.50/hour The Girls Program Lead Coach Mentor supports programming efforts and builds relationships with girls in Open Field’s programs. The role of the Girls Program… Read more »

For The Love Of The Game

/ By Gwen Schemm

You’re putting on your shinguards. Then you lace up your cleats. It minutes before you are supposed to warm up. Next thing you know, kickoff is moments away. The butterflies are in your stomach. But the game kicks off, and you feel at ease. After… Read more »