To honor former players Pelé, Carlos Alberto Torres, and the family of Giorgio Chinaglia, the New York Cosmos hosted a Legends Gala at Gotham Hall in Manhattan, with all proceeds to benefit HELP USA.

Kids from HELP USA’s East New York, Brooklyn facilities shared the stage with soccer legends Pelé, Carlos Alberto Torres, and the family of Giorgio Chinaglia as they presented them with Leadership awards in Sport for Social Change.

About HELP USA:

HELP USA is a leading national developer of housing and provider of jobs and services for homeless and at risk populations in the country, including families, veterans and victims of domestic violence. HELP has served more than 280,000 people since it was founded in 1986 and today serves more than 12,000 each year at 30 residences across the country. To date, HELP has developed more than 2,500 units of housing including transitional and permanent supportive service programs.