To promote healthy lifestyles, inspire leadership and encourage teamwork for youth grades 4 – 12 through elite sports training, programming and life skill development.


To empower the youth and community through sports and life skill development.


Vikings United is a program developed by the founders of TEAM UP NFP in partnership with Homewood-Flossmoor High School (HFHS). Vikings United is a grassroots sports and life skills development program that targets grades 3 – 12 primarily in Chicago’s Southland Region. The main focus of the program is to promote healthy lifestyles, inspire leadership and encourage teamwork.
Through Vikings United, TEAM UP has also established the official boys basketball feeder program for HFHS. This feeder program targets youth that resides within the Homewood-Flossmoor High School district. The focus of the feeder program is providing additional support of HFHS’ commitment to developing well rounded student athletes.

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  • Healthy Living
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork