About Africa on the Ball

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    Speakers Night

    Saturday 7th February - Highland Hotel, Stirling

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    Football means a happy childhood

    Meet our team and learn how you are making a real change in their lives

  • Africa on the Ball

    Football means a happy childhood

    Meet our team and learn how you are making a real change in their lives

Africa on the Ball is a non-profit organisation which uses the power of football as a vehicle to empower African communities to live full, healthy and sustainable lives.

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Africa on the Ball Get Charity Status!

We're delighted to announce that as of December 2013, Africa on the Ball is a fully registered Scottish charity (SC004449). Charity status is a huge step forward for the organisation and will enable us to apply for a range of grants and funding to grow our work and impact in impoverished African communities.

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FIFA Futbol Mundial Coverage

In October 2013, we were the subject of a feature of FIFA's Magazine TV programme 'Futbol Mundial'. Their production team heard about our work via Twitter and were keen to discover more. They traveled out to visit our work in Kalingalinga and the video below the product of their work. We hope you enjoy it!

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Sponsor A Player And Change A Life

We're delighted to announce we've launched the Sonia Bramardi Fund to help the advancement of education for those unable to afford it in our areas of work. Can you change a life?

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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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    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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    Africa on the Ball FC End of Season Event

    We're pleased to announce that our Glasgow based football team are hosting an end of season fundraising event for the charity. The event will consist of a Scottish football quiz night courtesy of our friends at Nil by Mouth, a race night and awards for the team. The event is open to all and we'd love to see you there. It takes place on the 25th of June at The Bungo in Glasgow and starts at 7pm. If you wish to participant in the Race Night and fundraise, please find the AOTB Race Night 2016 sheet here. If you wish to participate in the quiz, please email andrewjenkin@hotmail.com.

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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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