Give 3,000 Kenyan children hope through soccer

 
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By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of CHANGED NAME Kibera is a place beleived to have prostitutes thugs and robbers.When you go to any part of Kenya and say you come from Kibera you block all your chances and opportunities.This is not the case for the past years.This is because of starting of a sport accademy.This is SADILI This is a s sport accademy that have opened avenues to the sports girls and boys.This has helped the slum produce great football players who even play for great teams in the country and even abroad. Read more.
Related to project keywords: girls boys, teams, sport, great, opportunities

Why Do We Give Guns To Monkeys

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Eldoret, Kenya
Map of Why do we give guns to monkeys Back in college,i was secretary of football team,That was my only claim to glory because the skills on the pit were less had admirable,sure i was first,thats why i prayed right back,but that was about it.After games we would gather at club 55 to drink,the foot ball team was not as popular t the girls as the rugby and basketballs teams,so we had few groupies,but that was okay,because in the absence of girls boys were prone to be themselves,when we were relatively sober we would discuss the game,who played like an idiot and who deserved to be kicked out of the team. Read more.
Related to project keywords: girls boys, popular, teams, give, team

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Kevin Obware

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Kisumu, Kenya

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