Health
 Kenya
Project #1975

Help Alex's Kenya Homeless World Cup Team

by Homeless World Cup Foundation

Summary

We use football to raise awareness of homelessness & HIV whilst teaching leadership skills and coaching.
$25,000
total goal
$24,750
remaining
10
donors
0
monthly donors
8
years active

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.

Solution

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.

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.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.homelessworldcup.org/​groups/​kenya

Organization Information

Homeless World Cup Foundation

Location: Edinburgh, . - United Kingdom
Website: http:/​/​www.homelessworldcup.org
Project Leader:
Mohammed Ahmed
President & Team Co-ordinator
Nairobi, Kenya

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This project is no longer accepting donations.

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