Supporting children and youth in scoring their best goal
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The meaning of sports
For some, sports is about fun, passion, drive or satisfaction.
For others, sports is a SAFE PLACE... is the vehicle to learn about themselves, to engage with significant others and set their own life goals.
Sports to drive change
For children at risk of social exclusion, sports contributes to their holistic development as individuals, acquiring important skills and knowledge to participate in society as exemplary citizens
Around half of the members of the latest generation in underserved communities have access and are able to finish a secondary education. (UNESCO; CEPAL 2015)
Only 3.5% of the GDP in Developing Countries is used to assist in education needs. (UNESCO, WORLD BANK GROUP 2016)
The role of sports education organizations
Sports education is a cost-effective alternative and complement for children and young adults with difficulties to access and stay in formal education programs.
It has great short term impact in both individual and community life and development.
That’s why LIFE GOALS INITIATIVE mission is to support youth-sports organizations that are driving change by building exemplary citizens through sports education in the Americas changing people’s perception of poverty and failure into one of optimism, possibility and success.
You can contribute in so many ways, you will be surprised to know how easy it is
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