Ladies' Turn

Ladies' Turn is working at the grassroots level, organizing football matches in the hearts of Senegalese neighborhoods, to give Senegalese girls and women their turn to play. While football is extremely popular in Senegal, it is considered a men's sport, meaning that most girls do not have an opportunity to play. Girls also face disparities in the educational system: while primary education for girls in Senegal has made significant gains, most girls never complete secondary school. To change this reality, Ladies' Turn aims to: i.) Expand opportunities for girls to play soccer. ii.) Promote girl's education and personal development. iii.) Promote gender equality through soccer. ...

Seyni and our partners award prizes after the game

Seyni and our partners award prizes after the game
Photo from Progress Report 'After delay, Ladies' Turn off to a great start!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Team photo!

Team photo!
Photo from Progress Report 'After delay, Ladies' Turn off to a great start!' (view small | med | large | orig)

We play on central fields to draw large crowds.

We play on central fields to draw large crowds.
Photo from Progress Report 'After delay, Ladies' Turn off to a great start!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Girls play- in Senegal, soccer is a sand sport.

Girls play- in Senegal, soccer is a sand sport.
Photo from Progress Report 'After delay, Ladies' Turn off to a great start!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Girls run under the banner for Suzanne M. Bianchi

Girls run under the banner for Suzanne M. Bianchi
Photo from Progress Report 'After delay, Ladies' Turn off to a great start!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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