Category Archives: Caribbean

A Ganar Alliance

The A Ganar Alliance (Ganar = “to win” or “to earn” in Spanish) uses soccer and an economic empowerment program to help at-risk youth throughout Latin America and the Caribbean develop market-driven job skills, become entrepreneurs or return to the formal education system.

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FONDAPS (Foundation of Our Lady of Perpetual Help)

About: Patrice Millet (nominated for CNN Heroes) FONDAPS in 2007, a  non-profit organization based in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to use soccer as a way of educating children from various neighborhoods near the capital. Mission/Philosophy:  FONDAPS mission is “Education through sports.” The foundation aims to enable youth in the program to get to know each other, share

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