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    Changing lives through football

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    We're launching a microfinance programme

    Please help us change more lives through increasing access to finance

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Africa on the Ball is a Scottish charity using sport as a vehicle to advance healthcare, education and enterprise within deprived African communities.

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We’re Launching A Micro-Finance Programme!

Africa on the Ball are delighted to announce the launch of an exciting new programme. Our new innovative poverty eradicating microfinance programme will be launching in the Gambia in May 2017.

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Africa on the Ball Seek New Fundraising Trustee

We're delighted to announce that we're accepting applications for a fundraising Trustee to the charity.

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Make a Donation and Change a Life!

Please consider becoming a regular supporter of our work by becoming a donor. We're asking for £4 a month so we can continue to change lives through football.

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    We’re Launching A Micro-Finance Programme!

    Africa on the Ball are delighted to announce the launch of an exciting new programme. Our new innovative poverty eradicating microfinance programme will be launching in the Gambia in May 2017.

    Read more
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    BLOG: A reflection on a volunteer’s time with Africa on the Ball in Zambia

    Africa on the Ball and our community team in Zambia were able to benefit from the support of UK University student Jess Brown's time and effort while undertaking a 6 week placement as part of the IDEALS project. In this blog Jess outlines her time with the team and staff in Kalingalinga. 

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    Glasgow on the Ball FC Quiz Night – 2nd September

    As part of our Glasgows 11-a-side's on-going support of the charity's work, they're hosting a fundraising Quiz Night on Friday 2nd September.

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    BLOG: AOTB’s New Micro-Financing Programme from Prince Sankanu

    The charity have been taking the necessary steps to set up the programme and have enlisted the assistance of Gambian Prince Sankanu. Here Sankanu outlines the aims and process involved in establishing this new and exciting development for Africa on the Ball. 

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