Category Archives: Africa

Craig Bellamy Foundation

The Craig Bellamy Foundation (CBF) works with underprivileged youth in Sierra Leone and uses football to promote healthy life choices, education for all, peacebuilding, gender equality and sustainable development

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Kick4Life

About: Kick4Life uses soccer to tackle poverty and disease while promoting development in Lesotho. Mission/Philosophy: Changing lives through sport. Why soccer?: Lesotho has the third highest prevalence rate of HIV (23.2%) in the world. This has resulted in a high orphan population which has left many living without support on the streets and vulnerable to

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Girls & Football SA

About: Due to the high prevalence of HIV/AIDS, teen pregnancy and violence against girls and women, Girls & Football SA was inspired to use football as a vehicle for educating, empowering and equipping girls with a strong sense of body ownership and self-esteem. Mission: To involve the local and global community by encouraging sport as

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