We use football to raise awareness of homelessness & HIV whilst teaching leadership skills and coaching.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
We work with homelessness in Nairobi offering 200 players football training sessions five days a week, participation in a street league, and national tournament whilst teaching communication and leadership skills, offering coaching certificates, involvement in community activities, education about drugs and HIV & AIDS.
How will this project solve this problem?
Regular football training, a street league, a national tournament involving 30 teams to select the Kenya Homeless World Cup team encourages self esteem, morale, drug rehabilitation - 77% of players change significantly.
Potential Long Term Impact
We will build 7 pitches and set up a national league using football to raise awareness of homelessness and HIV & aids, teach leadership skills, enable drug rehabilitation to change lives.
This project has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.