Sport  Ghana Project #50793

1000 Underserved Kids Learning Sports & LifeSkills

by IMYouth Foundation
1000 Underserved Kids Learning Sports & LifeSkills

Summary

This project will give 700 girls and 300 boys in underserved and poor rural communities in Accra, Tamale, and Kumasi an opportunity to play sports whiles learning life skills.

$5,000
total goal
$4,970
remaining
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Challenge

In Ghana, poor underserved and rural kids and adolescent are mostly unengaged and unsupervised leading to them being exposed to unhealthy social habits and vices such as stealing, sex, drug abuse, violence, and gambling. This project will benefit 1000 poor kids who live in underserved and rural communities with no structured afterschool sports & life skills activities.

Solution

Impact Youth Foundation will run free one-day basketball clinics for children in poor underserved communities. We will whiles and provide capacity training for local coaches to run weekly after-school sports activities.

Long-Term Impact

This project will engage 1000 kids in physical activity and train young local community coaches to run sports and life skills activities that will help to reduce social vices and adolescent health challenges in poor underserved and rural communities.

Resources

http:/​/​www.impactyouthfoundation.org

Organization Information

IMYouth Foundation

Location: Accra - Ghana
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @imyouthghana
Project Leader:
Isaac Kwapong
Accra, Ghana
$30 raised of $5,000 goal
 
1 donations
$4,970 to go
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