The GreenPages USA and Concrete2Green presents Green The Block Charlotte Friday, April 23 5-8:30pm at Eastland Mall. The event will feature a Green Job Infomation Fair, Green the Block Rally with Mayor Anthony Foxx, and Celebrity Futsal (Indoor Soccer) Game with area media personalities vs. the C2G Allstars. This will be fun for the entire family, with special guest performances from local and national recording artists. Music provided by With These Hands DJ’ing Academy
S&A performs during halftime of the Mexican National Soccer Game vs. Iceland in Charlotte, NC.
Charlotte, NC — April 2, 2009 – SnapSports, Inc., the leading outdoor courts and modular sports flooring manufacturer, & Concrete2Green, the country’s premiere urban soccer company have come together for Urban Development with the opening of the Concrete2Green Futsal Center in Charlotte, NC (picture above).
C2G opens it’s first(pilot) Concrete2Green Futsal Center in Charlotte, NC by converting a defunct ice skating rink into a 3-court futsal facility. C2G renovated the 25,000 sq ft space into a multi-use futsal/cultural center with a dj booth, dance studio, & artist grant space. click for more about the C2G Center in Charlotte, NC
Akbar Majeed wants the world’s game to have an urban presence.
Akbar Majeed of Charlotte is co-founder of Concrete2Green, which aims to build soccer play areas in urban communities. The goal isn’t locating lush green fields, but underused and abandoned areas where youngsters can develop their skills.
And he doesn’t mind if it’s on asphalt or concrete.