A component fund of the Upper Valley Region of New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

Lightning Scholarship Fund

Lightning Soccer Club is a premier youth soccer club which offers soccer players ages 6-19 a chance to learn, train, and develop under the guidance of qualified coaches. LSC is a non-profit organization that has been in operation as a soccer club for over 30 years. Over that time, LSC has grown from a small Hanover-based club with a couple of teams, to a 30-team regional club with players hailing from over 60 towns and villages in central New Hampshire and Vermont, and with teams that compete in state, regional and national competitions.

Grants Awarded: 

2016 - $2,500 to support scholarships for needy Lightning soccer players. 

2015 - $2,500 to support scholarships for needy Lightning soccer players. 

The Children’s Fund grant to Lightning Soccer Club supports the Bobby Clark Scholarship Fund, which is designated for Upper Valley soccer players who otherwise could not afford to participate in the travel team program. Approximately 8% of players in the club request and receive assistance, based on demonstrated need. 

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Lightning girls team photo
Lightning team running
Lightning team cheer
Lightning shooting the ball
Lightning set up shot
Lightning Cold Play
Lightning High Five
Lightning stealing the ball

2016 Children's Fund Grantees