All the teams together before PLAY4PURPOSE kickoff Team captains participate in leadership training Kumba girls are excited to get back on the field! Locally-made goal posts support leagues in Njuki

Cameroon Football Development Program

Org #13309
Vetted since 2012 Staff Favorite
2011
year founded
$41,490
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
2
projects funded

Mission

Cameroon Football Development Program (CFDP) provides critical health and social education programs to at-risk youth in underdeveloped areas of the Southwest Region, Cameroon. Our target youth population live in communities which face obstacles that compromise their economic, health, and personal security. Unemployment, pervasive teenage pregnancy, HIV/AIDS, and high crime rates resulting from poverty and corruption are some examples of these obstacles which are exacerbated by a lack of healthy recreational activities and effective health education programs. CFDP aims to fill this void in a sport-centric context, which has been proven to retain high youth participation and effect meaningful... read more

Projects (4)

Project Leaders
Justin Forzano
Justin Forzano
Team
Justin Forzano
Organization Information
6014 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206
United States
3042815649

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 7907689118
Organization Information
6014 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206
United States
3042815649

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 7907689118

Project Reports

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Nov 6, 2018
3 new neighborhoods join in PLAY4PURPOSE leagues!
We're gearing up to launch another round of PLAY4PURPOSE leagues in a total of 7 neighborhoods in Cameroon! The focus of this upcoming season is Leadership & Governance and features several topics...
Nov 6, 2018
Our Girls Leagues Are Back!!
We've taken several months to rebuild our strategy to engage and empower youth through soccer and the results of this commitment are now starting to really show. Our PLAY4PURPOSE model has been fully...
Aug 13, 2018
PLAY4PURPOSE Leagues Taking off in 4 Neighborhoods
In November 2016, civil unrest began in the English-speaking regions of Cameroon, where we’ve worked for the past 8 years. The instability in our region has caused a lot of uncertainty and harm...
 
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