Team huddle Coach Fahaby and league champions First day back on the pitch for many participants SWB Uganda staff reopen the Refugee Youth Center

Soccer Without Borders

Org #9279
Vetted since 2011 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2005
year founded
$137,422
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Mission: Soccer Without Borders uses soccer as a vehicle for positive change, providing under served youth a toolkit to overcome obstacles to growth, inclusion, and personal success. Core Values: Focus on the Whole Person: SWB believes in a whole-person approach. Our programs help young people come into a greater understanding of their bodies, minds, and voices, creating avenues toward individual growth, new opportunities, and the achievement of personal goals. Authenticity: Soccer Without Borders gives voice and value to the ideas of local leaders. In addition to imported human, physical, and intellectual resources, SWB mobilizes local expertise, empowering and employing resident expe... read more

Projects (2)

Project Leaders
Mary McVeigh
Mary McVeigh
Steve Davis
Steve Davis
Bridget Black
Bridget Black
Dara Ely
Dara Ely
Team
Benjamin L Gucciardi, Mary R McVeigh
Organization Information
9 Waterhouse St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States
510-859-4874
Organization Information
9 Waterhouse St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States
510-859-4874

Project Reports

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Feb 9, 2021
Positive Start to 2021 for SWB Uganda
Reopening Our Youth CenterBetween COVID-19 and a contentious presidential election in Uganda, Soccer Without Borders’ programming has been limited at times during the past several months. On Feb...
Jan 28, 2021
Celebrating A Return to the Pitch at SWB Nicaragua
As a direct-service organization Soccer Without Borders Nicaragua (Fútbol Sin Fronteras) found unique ways to serve and connect with our participants during this COVID-19 pandemic. Through...
Oct 15, 2020
Finding the New Normal in Kampala
After months of reduced programming in Kampala due to Covid-19 lockdowns, things are finally beginning to normalize a bit in Kampala. While schools are still closed nationwide in Uganda, outdoor...
 
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