Non-governmental organisation
Innercity Ambassadors FC, Johannesburg, South Africa
Life skills development, HIV/Aids awareness and reintegration of street kids into communities programme
Period of funding
2014 – to date
Amount funded
Areas of funding
HIV/Aids Prevention Crime Prevention
Target age group
8 to 18 years
Innercity Ambassadors Football Club provides an alternative for children from life on the streets, i.e. crime, alcohol and drugs. The club uses football not only as a tool to fight crime but also as a mechanism to transfer life skills to young people. It caters for boys and girls who are interested in the sport of football and has a membership of 300 children between the ages of 8 and 18.