By leveraging the sport of soccer, the Global Team seeks to empower youth to better understand and appreciate their world.
Category Archives: Africa
Kick It With Kenya is a program focused on bringing vital public health education to youth in Kenya through soccer. The program uses soccer and sports as a platform to educate youth on how to live a healthier lifestyles.
The Portland Timbers joined in the fun at the Portland Barefoot 3v3 Tournament on June 10, held at Concordia University. The third-annual event served as a fundraiser for Grassroot Soccer, Inc., a nonprofit aimed at using the power of soccer to prevent and treat HIV in Africa. The Portland Timbers U-23s and Portland Rain, an
Darfur United: The feel-good soccer story of the year. These aspiring footballers have the incredible opportunity to represent their community in the 2012 Viva World Cup.
Andrew Jenkin from Africa On The Ball sent me some excellent updates on their project in Zambia
Africa On The Ball is an organization which uses soccer as a tool for social development in Zambia