Month: August 2013

  • Andrew’s Zambia Visit Blog

    This is now my 4th time to Zambia in 5 years, and the country still continues to fascinate me, surprise me and warm me. Following some considerable time working with UKSport and the Wallace Group of Universities on the IDEALS students, I co-founded an organisation called Africa on the Ball in the community of Kalingalinga,

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  • $800 to Buy A Bus

    Our first round of fundraising to buy a team bus for the community of Kalingalinga has finished and we’re pleased to announce we’ve raised over $800 for the cause through the fundraising platform Indiegogo. Whilst we’re still a long way from our target and recongise this would never been an easy sum to achieve, we’re

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  • Sandlanders To Visit

    We are looking forward to welcoming Sandlanders Football to Kalingalinga this upcoming Monday. Africa on the Ball have been part of the Sandlanders network since early 2013 and are keen to do our first pieces of work together. Sandlanders Football is a network of community owned African football clubs and through sandlanders.com international football fans

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  • Thank you for our kit donations!

    During the lead up to Andrew’s visit to Zambia, we were inundated with donations of kit and equipment for our project in Zambia. We were successful in an application for free kit from Rangers Charity Trust and received much welcome donations from Stirling Albion FC, Supporters Direct and West Park United. The power of social

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  • We’ve Reached $500!

    We’re happy to announce we have reached the first $500 mark in our efforts to buy a bus for the community of Kalingalinga. We started fundraising last month for a bus to help our team travel to their away games and become a source of sustainable income for the community with proceeds going towards to

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