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Description: Skateistan began as a Kabul-based Afghan NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) and is now an International non-profit charity providing skateboarding and educational programming in Afghanistan and Cambodia. It is non-political, independent, and inclusive of all ethnicities, religions and social backgrounds.
Its Mission: Skateistan uses skateboarding as a tool for empowering youth, to create new opportunities and the potential for change.
Its Vision: Skateistan’s vision is to grow a sustainable organization that is recognized locally & globally for changing the lives of hundreds of thousands of youth through skateboarding and quality programs – creating leaders that change the world.
Its Values: Quality. Ownership. Creativity. Trust. Respect. Equality
What it Does:
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If you are interested and want to know more, visit http://skateistan.org/