Education & Football lifeskills to 300 children

 
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Football Training

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Trans-nzoia, Kenya
Map of Football training Nobody could believe that time that he could become a national player. It was during this football training that his instructors developed his skills on the Villed ground by 2011.Tysa had helped him to become one of the best strickers in Kenya. His first League tournament was in June 2011. People did not have to wait for long for his first win at this level. Read more.
Related to project keywords: june, player, kenya, football, believe

Football

By a female, 46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of football it was so certain that whenever exam results come out levis was the bottom last student we were in class six and each and every term levis was always the bottom last in class. surprisingly though levis never performer well in class, he was a very good footballer. at that time coca-cola company sponsored primary school games and each year levis [played upto the national level. though his father was very strict and warned levis of furt6her involvement in football, levis still went on and in 2001 he was picked by brazillian football academy an idea that his father strongly ressisted as he insisted and emphassied on levius education to be very important my dad spoke to levis father and told him if studies were too hard for levis then it was good for him to try out on his talent so as to earn a living after all not all who study hard get good jobs. this idea seemed good and levis was let to go to brazillian football academy. ten years down the line, levis is now playing his football in second division side in greek and earns alot of money which he uses to support the families established businesses and believe he is very wealthy. Read more.
Related to project keywords: support families, football, study, student, believe

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Organization

Project Leader

Gichuki Francis

Executive Officer
KITALE, Kenya

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Map of Education & Football lifeskills to 300 children