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GIVE-A-BALL FOUNDATION INC

GIVE-A-BALL FOUNDATION INC
CROWDRISE : Jun 29, 2013
Tax ID: 37-1689567
BASED: Brooklyn, NY, United States

CHARITY WEBSITE: www.giveaball.org

Empowering the Youth

Give-A-Ball Foundation is a non-profit organization that empowers youth through sports by providing soccer balls, gear, and equipment. The organization aims to create sports environments to foster Health, Fitness, Education, Teamwork, and Character fundamentals in youth. To date, the organization has provided 500 soccer balls to children and donated over 1,100 pieces of gear and equipment to children in Nigeria and Haiti. In July 2013, the organization expanded its out reach to Haiti to further empower youth through soccer.

On July 18th and 19th, Give-A-Ball Foundation teamed up with J/P Haitian Relief Organization (J/P HRO), a Haiti-based organization to host the Give-A-Ball Journey Program, which entails a series of soccer clinics and tournament-style games in Port-au-Prince. The transformational event offered 150 girls and boys, aged 8 to 14 years old, the opportunity to engage in team-oriented sports, while building and improving their athletic skills, in addition to reinforcing fundamentals vital to their development. Each event participant left the activities receiving a brand-new soccer ball and a Give-A-Ball t-shirt. Give-A-Ball Foundation also donated portable soccer goals and other field equipment to J/P HRO, a local middle school, and a local orphanage.

While our efforts were successful to provide 175 soccer balls and over 300 pieces of gear and equipment for children in Port-au-Prince, many children in Haiti still do not have the access or opportunity to participate in sports. Give-A-Ball Foundation is dedicated to empower more children in Haiti through soccer. The organization will continue the partnership with J/P HRO to support in bringing sustainable soccer programs for children in Haiti. As plans are in the works for 2014 activities, we need much support to gather and transport soccer balls, t-shirts and field equipment for our program participants. Please make a generous donation to empower the children of Haiti through soccer. If you would like to volunteer or support in any way, please email us at info@giveaball.org.

Tax ID: 37-1689567 • www.giveaball.org

Fundraisers

Give-A-Ball Foundation

Give-A-Ball Foundation

Amount Raised:

$100

 

1% Raised of $10,000 Goal