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Play For Hope | Yungpost
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Description: There are 7,000 children living on the streets of Rwanda and 100,000 orphans in lead households.  Sports provide a vehicle to teach children life lessons and reintegrate them into society. Play For Hope wants to impact as many of these vulnerable youth as possible in an individualized matter that helps each child reach his or her full potential.  The organization is dedicated to creating a child-sponsoring program to give rehabilitated street children the opportunity to go to school or receive vocational training. It desires to provide homes for children in its sports program casino online so that they no longer have to live on the streets.

 

Its success: Currently, Play For Hope has placed 850 boys and girls in basketball and soccer teams. Its 60 clinics in Rwanda and Burundi have taught around 9,000 children sports skills:

 

Its beliefs: Play For Hope strongly believes that every child has the right to play regardless of religion or gender, tribe or nationality. (this belief is in accordance with the Nicene Creed)

 

If you are interested and want to know more, visit: http://playforhope.org/

 

Matt Yung