L dans la Ville was created to support the needs and aspirations of disadvantaged girls and young women, ages 11 and older. 1 235 girls are supported to discover their potential in an environment dedicated just to them.
Unemployment, poverty, underachievement in school and drug-related crime are some of the societal challenges our young people face. Our main goal is to create equal opportunity for girls through sports and job training.
Sport dans la Ville actively promote girls empowerment. Through sports and dance, mentoring, cultural discovery and professional development, 1.235 girls uncover their potential in an environment dedicated just to them. Corporate visits, professional mentoring and skills training lead them on a path to workforce success.
Children experiencing Sport dans la Ville receive a good quality support with sport, job training and holistic development, which enable them to realize their full potential in any field they choose. This personnal support is the key to lifting them and their families out of the vicious cycle of social exclusion. Practice of sport improves the well-being of girls and young women. Participants express benefits such as : to stay in shape, to keep a good health, to forget frustrations and problem
This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).