GREEN SPORTS AFRICA : HOW TO EMPOWER A COMMUNITY WITH FOOTBALL

Founded by Kasim Ismaily and George Ouma in September 2011, Green Sports Africa is a non- profit organization, which focuses on sport to bring young Kenyans together. With four tournaments gathering almost a hundred soccer teams last year, Green Sports (GS) is encouraging the West- lands’ youngster aged between 15 and 23 years old to believe in their dreams. The best players of each tournament has its profile featured on GS website and can hope to be seen by recruiters. In addition, the team uses the profits of the tournaments to help the community and especially orphans. Starting this year, GSA will also help some players to get scholarships in Kenyan Universities.

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