Youth Football

Packers Youth Football Outreach Camp

The Green Bay Packers Youth Football Outreach Camp is a complimentary, grassroots program, which features educational benefits as well as recreational opportunities for kids in a safe and fun environment.  The camp is designed for 2nd through 5th graders only.  

Youth Football Outreach Camps are coordinated in conjunction with the NFL Play 60 Program.  The NFL PLAY 60 campaign is designed to tackle childhood obesity by getting kids active through in-school, afterschool, and team-based programs.  

Learn how your elementary school/youth program can schedule a Youth Football Outreach Camp.

Packers Youth Football Summer Camps

Comprehensive, non-contact football instruction that includes visits from former Packers players is available to kids 6-14 throughout Wisconsin this summer at the Green Bay Packers "Youth Football Camps."

Running back Ahman Green, linebacker Bryce Paup, wide receiver Bill Schroeder, linebacker John Anderson and defensive back Johnnie Gray are among the former Packers players that have participated in offering supplemental instruction at the camps, which aim to develop young players’ ability on the field and character off. The daily practices will develop athletic skills, including individual passing, receiving and non-contact blocking and tackling drills.

Each of the 10 camps lasts five days from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and they will be held from mid-June until late-July. The daily practices will develop athletic skills, including individual passing, receiving and non-contact blocking and tackling drills.

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Packers Parents Clinic

On April 23, 2017 youth football parents came to Lambeau Field for the third annual Green Bay Packers Parents Clinic. The clinic was an interactive and educational forum designed to educate parents about how the game is being played safer and better than ever before. The complimentary event provided an opportunity for parents to hear from leading medical experts from Bellin Health Sports Medicine and D1 Sports Training on the topics of concussions, sports nutrition, injury assessment, and flexibility & strength training for youth athletes. The parents were welcomed by Green Bay Packers President and CEO, Mark Murphy.  During the lunch hour, the parents were given the opportunity to interact with Packers alumnus, Bill Schroeder and Packers Running Backs Coach, Ben Sirmans during a Q&A session hosted by Packers alumnus, Tony Fisher.  The day concluded with the parents receiving on-field Heads Up Football technique training in the Packers’ indoor practice facility, the Don Hutson Center.

View photos from the 2017 Parents Clinic.

Green Bay Packers Coaching School

On Sunday, June 4th, the Packers will host the fourth annual Green Bay Packers Coaching School at Lambeau Field and the Don Hutson Center. The complimentary event will offer youth football coaches innovative classroom and on-the-field football instruction from top Wisconsin football coaches. Beyond the X’s and O’s, attendees will be taught techniques to ensure that their youngsters have fun playing the game they love while developing their character through football's intrinsic values of teamwork, responsibility and discipline.


Green Bay Packers 7-on-7 Passing Tournament

On Saturday, June 10th the Green Bay Packers hosted their ninth annual 7-on-7 High School Passing Tournament. Eight teams were invited to the Don Hutson Center to compete in the one day tournament. The winner received a $4,000 donation to their high school football program, with the runner-up receiving $2,000. The Menomonie Mustangs defeated the Menasha Bluejays 34-28 in overtime of an exciting championship game.

View photos of the 2017 Green Bay Packers 7-on-7 Passing Tournament.


Coach of the Week

The Green Bay Packers Coach of the Week program supports youth football efforts by giving high school coaches the recognition they deserve. On a weekly basis, for ten weeks throughout the high school football season, the Green Bay Packers will select one high school coach as the Coach of the Week. Each honoree will be awarded several items and privileges, including a $1,000 donation to the school's football program on behalf of the Green Bay Packers, as well as recognition on, and, and will be mentioned in the Packers Gameday program.

View list of previous award winning coaches.

USA Football

USA Football is an independent non-profit organization whose purpose is to galvanize, support and promote the sport at all levels of amateur football. The first national advocacy group created for this purpose, USA Football was launched in 2002 and received initial funding from the National Football League and the NFL Players Association, through the NFL Youth Football Fund. The activities of USA Football generally focus on the following: building coalitions, advocating positions and causes, identifying best practices and standards, aggregating resources, and promoting the sport. It is also the designated U.S. representative to the International Federation of American Football (IFAF). Visit

Play Football Month

In conjunction with the NFL and USA Football, the Packers celebrate the annual Play Football Month to encourage kids to play America's favorite sport. During Family Night and both preseason home games, the Packers invite Wisconsin youth football teams to scrimmage on the field during halftime. Before the preseason home games, the youth teams join the pros on the field for the National Anthem.

Player Safety Coaches Clinic

On Sunday, June 25, 2017, the Packers will be hosting a USA Football Player Safety Coach Clinic. These training sessions are the most important step in becoming a Heads Up Football organization. Here, your nominated Player Safety Coach spends a half day training with USA Football to prepare him or her to implement and oversee the elements of Heads Up Football. In the classroom, attendees listen to lectures and watch high-quality videos. They will be asked to demonstrate and participate in hands-on learning, work in small groups and role play. The clinic also features on-field drill presentations, question and answer sessions and evaluations. If you have questions about the schedule, please contact USA Football's Member Services desk at 1-877-5-FOOTBALL or

NFL Flag Football

Coaches and Parents!
NFL FLAG Powered by USA Football provides opportunities for children age 5-17 to enjoy America's favorite sport. Available nationwide, including in all 32 NFL markets, players benefit by being physically active through non-contact, continuous action while learning the fundamentals of football, lessons in teamwork and sportsmanship. Get involved and start an NFL FLAG League today!

Get more information on how to sign up.

NFL Grassroots

The Green Bay Packers are excited to give schools and neighborhood non-profit organizations in Green Bay, La Crosse, Madison, Manitowoc, Milwaukee, Racine and Sheboygan the opportunity to apply for an NFL Grassroots grant.

Through this program, the NFL Foundation will award NFL Grassroots field grants up to $200,000 for capital improvement projects. The 2015 NFL Grassroots RFP submission deadline will be announced this fall.

The National Football League Foundation (NFL Foundation) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the health and safety of sports, youth football and the communities in which we live. The NFL Foundation represents the 32 NFL clubs and supports the health and safety of athletes, youth football and the communities which support our game.

Since 1998, the Fields Program has awarded $35 million in grants for 273 projects in more than 70 cities nationwide.

In order to be eligible for a grant under the Program, projects must be sponsored by non-profit community-based organizations registered as exempt from Federal Income Tax under Internal Revenue Service Code Section 501(c)(3) or middle or high schools. In addition, all organizations applying for funds must be located specifically and exclusively within NFL Target Markets, listed in Attachment A and serve low to moderate-income areas within those markets.

Get more information about the Grassroots Program.