Non-governmental organisation
Innercity Ambassadors FC, Johannesburg, South Africa
Focus
Life skills development, HIV/Aids awareness and reintegration of street kids into communities programme
Period of funding
2014 – to date
Amount funded
R340,000
Areas of funding
HIV/Aids Prevention Crime Prevention
Target age group
8 to 18 years
ABOUT INNERCITY AMBASSADORS FC
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.