Onrise is an Associate Partner of New York City Football Club, a Major League Soccer Club based out of New York City. NYCFC won the MLS Cup in 2021, resulting in the Champions of the MLS Cup Playoffs.
Onrise is proud to be an associate partner of a Club that values the diversity of the NYC community, and gives back to youth in NYC in meaningful ways. Onrise is the only Mental Health Associate Partner of NYCFC.
These players joined United Black Players with a common mission to impact positive change in the soccer landscape in the United States. The organization was developed to unite players around the country and utilize the group’s platform to push diversity to the forefront of the leagues. Not only was the group established to enact change, but it has also cultivated a space for minority voices to be heard and empowered.
Onrise will power this influential group’s mental health resource page, mental health services, and career transition support to its members.
“Having this type of treatment available for players at the academy level is very exciting, this generation of players are under so much pressure and scrutiny and to be able to support them with the mental health professionals from Onrise Care is going to be very beneficial to everyone.” – Joe Webb President and Sporting Director.