• CAC Represents at FICCI

    Brian speaks at FICCI GOALS

    Brian speaks at FICCI GOALS

    February 16, 2014.  Chief Executive Strategist Brian Suskiewicz joined partners Dr. Abhijeet Barse from Slum Soccer and Stephen Sonderman from One World Futbol on a panel entitled Leveraging CSR Policy for Football Development.  The panel took place this past Friday at the 2-Day Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) GOAL Indian Football Summit.  The well-received panelists discussed with government and football leaders the importance of using CSR policies in order enhance specific football programs or projects.

    IMG_9084Prior to Friday’s panel, Coaches Across Continents was a finalist for the FICCI India Sports Award in the category of Best Sports NGO for 2013 held on February 13th.

    Abhijeet (Slum Soccer) also spoke on the panel

    Abhijeet (Slum Soccer) also spoke on the panel

    Brian, Abhijeet, and Stephen will conclude their time together in India with site visits to Nagpur and Chennai where an official launch for the One World Futbol donation from Chevrolet will take place.  The event in Nagpur will revolve around the 11th Annual Slum Soccer National Championship, while the event in Chennai will have local partners and recipients participating in the event.

    Abhijeet (Slum Soccer), Brian (CAC), and Rachel & Stephen (One World Futbol) at the FICCI Awards Dinner

    Abhijeet (Slum Soccer), Brian (CAC), and Rachel & Stephen (One World Futbol) at the FICCI Awards Dinner