Using soccer to help vulnerable children in Africa

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Giving Back To The Society

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of GIVING BACK TO THE SOCIETY After being able to play soccer in Europe for a couple of years, Dennish Oliech never forgote where he come from. He really approached his coach who trained him ever since he was a small boy in a certain team at Dagorreti known as Dagorreti Santos. He has done really great things to the team by sponsoring it bringing iniforms, boots and other football equipment that they might require.This has really helped the young players in the team who would like to be like him. Read more.
Related to project keywords: boots, soccer, coach, years, football

Undiscovered Ability

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi Langata, Kenya
Map of Undiscovered ability Sadili oral sport academy is situate in Langata south land Estates. The academy train many people in veriuos sporting activities like football,netball and tennis. Through sports many young people spend their quality time practicing these sporting activities. They are also able to find solution to life problems amongst them self. Read more.
Related to project keywords: sport, time, academy, young, quality

Pouring Hope Into Academy Prosperity.

By a female, 31-45 years old, in Kakamega Central, Kenya
Map of POURING HOPE INTO ACADEMY PROSPERITY. The benefits of education can never be underestimated.Interesting in education therefore at all cost does not disapoint any one committed to its cause.In 2009 I took my girl to Browns view Academy to enable her undergo the training she needed in order for her to be transformed into a useful,hopeful and positive-self esteemed child.It does not disapoint me as this is exactly proving to yield abundant fruit.The school though needy is growing on well. Seanice Kadenyi's mother. Read more.
Related to project keywords: child, academy, training, hope, enable

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Project Leader

Ben Marais

AIS SA Director
Faerie Glen, Gauteng South Africa

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