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Coaches Across Continents relies on donations from generous individuals to ensure our social impact is sustainable. We are giving you the power to impact the communities, social topics and initiatives which mean the most to you through our donor legacy. We want to help you develop a relationship with your donations by connecting you to the real impact of your support. On behalf of the communities we serve, we thank you for supporting social change through sport. And remember Coaches Across Continents is a registered 501(c)(3) so all donations are tax-deductible!

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Support Our Work in Africa:

Ghana Community Legacy- life skills and child rights.

Educators Impacted- 612
Children Directly Impacted- 42,765
Coaches Across Continents is returning to Ghana in 2017 to work with three strong implementing partners.

"The power of the training was clear as the number of participants rose every day. It was great that CAC provide opportunities for our coaches to lead games and they demonstrated how much they had learnt."

– Youth Icons, Ghana

Click here to support CAC's work in Ghana by making a donation. Enter Ghana in the comments section.

Kenya Community Legacy- child rights and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 1,412
Children Directly Impacted- 93,910
In Kenya 2 of our Community Impact Coaches founded their own NGO which aims to address gender equality and conservation through sport.

"Working with CAC opened our eyes and minds on numerous social issues that we could address through football. With the knowledge that we got we have been able to solve issues such as, health, cultural, gender and education."

– Yusuf Abbas, Likoni Community Football League, Kenya

Click here to support CAC's work in Kenya by making a donation. Enter Kenya in the comments section.

Malawi Community Legacy- health and wellness and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 467
Children Directly Impacted- 26,828

"I learned that I should not be forced to do something that I don't want for myself, I have the right to say no. I now also understand how better to respect each other's views and how to share knowledge."

– Angela Mhone, Girl Rising Malawi, Malawi

Click here to support CAC's work in Malawi by making a donation. Enter Malawi in the comments section.

Sierra Leone Community Legacy- health and wellness and child rights.

Educators Impacted- 47
Children Directly Impacted- 845
Coaches Across Continents is returning to Sierra Leone in 2017 to work with Street Soccer Foundation and the Sierra Leone FA.

"I believe the best thing is continual follow up and prompt responses. Also the coaches take their positions very seriously and impart a very strong knowledge base to the coaches they are teaching. Very impressed."

– Lynn Pelton, Greatest Goals Ministries, Sierra Leone

Click here to support CAC's work in Sierra Leone by making a donation. Enter Sierra Leone in the comments section.

South Africa Community Legacy- health and wellness and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 500
Children Directly Impacted- 69,850
Over the course of 4 years we have developed an extensive online partnership with training4changeS who have had leaders on the Online Education Course and regularly attend monthly Webinars.

"Working with CAC has had a profound impact on the way we engage communities. Through our partnership we have discovered new tools to help us address social issues such as violence and discrimination, our coaches have been empowered to use their voices for change, and our kids absolutely enjoy CAC's fun approach to learning through play."

– Daniel Thomae, training4changeS, South Africa

Click here to support CAC's work in South Africa by making a donation. Enter South Africa in the comments section.

Tanzania Community Legacy- child rights and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 2,682
Children Directly Impacted- 414,816
Through our partnership with Connor Sport Court we were able to help build an all purpose sports court for a community in Kigoma, Tanzania.

"My favorite thing about CAC is that its a results based approach.
It focuses on the impact. CAC have taught me a lot of lessons On-Field which I am applying Off-Field."

– Joseph Chikaka, Dodoma Stars, Tanzania

Click here to support CAC's work in Tanzania by making a donation. Enter Tanzania in the comments section.

Uganda Community Legacy- child rights and social inclusion.

Educators Impacted- 1,005
Children Directly Impacted- 39,778
Working with Friends of Orphans in Uganda we have helped to address child rights in a region where many youth were used as child soldiers in a recent civil war.

"The best thing about working with CAC is that they teach games that help communities to create social impact on the field which solve the world's challenges off the field."

– Salim Blanden, Mbarara Sports Academy, Uganda

Click here to support CAC's work in Uganda by making a donation. Enter Uganda in the comments section.

Zambia Community Legacy- health and wellness and life skills.

Educators Impacted- 398
Children Directly Impacted- 26,271

"The best thing about working with CAC is that the games have challenged me to think more critically about life here in Kabwe, Zambia. I’ve been able to see what other types of people different than myself may experience."

– Sishanda Brighton, Intersport Youth Development, Kabwe, Zambia

Click here to support CAC's work in Zambia by making a donation. Enter Zambia in the comments section.

Zimbabwe Community Legacy- child rights and life skills.

Educators Impacted- 490
Children Directly Impacted- 19,342
We work with the education system in Zimbabwe to help teachers educate young people about social issues through our curriculum.

"The best thing about working with CAC is that the program is able to reach the majority of people, rather than only elite coaches. The life skills element is also great because it develops the whole person and creates behavioral change. The games are interesting, I can see children enjoying them and learning as they play."

– Newsten Chipoya, Sports and Recreation Commission, Zimbabwe

Click here to support CAC's work in Zimbabwe by making a donation. Enter Zimbabwe in the comments section.


Support Our Work in Asia:

Cambodia Community Legacy- health and wellness and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 595
Children Directly Impacted- 38,959
Over 10 Community Impact Coaches selected to help run CAC programs nationally and internationally and 1 young person selected for the Michael Johnson Young Leader course.

"CAC is constantly developing and pushing the boundaries in sport for development and we are delighted to be part of it. We thrive on the challenge, CAC motivates each and every organization to be better, to deliver the highest level of quality, that's why we love working with CAC."

– Charlie Pomroy, Globalteer, Cambodia

Click here to support CAC's work in Cambodia by making a donation. Enter Cambodia in the comments section.

India Community Legacy- child rights and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 1,403
Children Directly Impacted- 308,731
In 2016 our long-term partner Slum Soccer were awarded the FIFA for Diversity Award!

"We have been able to open the mind of coaches and leaders to issues that we could never think of, our participants especially girls have developed a lot because of the skill our staff learnt from CAC. But the best part is that we are now able to share these learning with several organization across India, because our trainers can now deliver programs based on local needs, something they learned from you."

– Abhijeet Barse, Slum Soccer, India

Click here to support CAC's work in India by making a donation. Enter India in the comments section.

Indonesia Community Legacy- social inclusion and conflict prevention.

Educators Impacted- 1,551
Children Directly Impacted- 41,131
One partner in Indonesia is using the CAC curriculum to promote the social inclusion of transgender people in a community which regularly discriminates against them.

"Thanks to CAC, many of our coaches have passed their coaching and teaching exams by using CAC games, increasing their salaries from 2-3 million rupiah to 10-20 million rupiah."

– Uni Papua FC, Jakarta, Indonesia

Click here to support CAC's work in Indonesia by making a donation. Enter Indonesia in the comments section.

Nepal Community Legacy- health and wellness and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 228
Children Directly Impacted- 34,552
Following the devastating earthquake in 2015 in Nepal our partnerships focused specifically on offering education outside the classroom to youth whose schools had been destroyed.

"The best thing about working with CAC is that we can play football to learn about different social issues in a fun environment."

– Sunil Shrestha, Go Sports Nepal, Nepal

Click here to support CAC's work in Nepal by making a donation. Enter Nepal in the comments section.


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Albania Community Legacy- social inclusion and health and wellness.

Community Partners Engaged- 14
Children Directly Impacted- 1,953
In Albania our partners have run Peace Day events with displaced people and refugees in the past 4 years.

"The best thing is the practical aspect. I have followed many seminars but this is the first one that took place On-Field."

– Ferit Pusi, Albanian participant

Click here to support CAC's work in Albania by making a donation. Enter Albania in the comments section.

Armenia Community Legacy- ASK for Choice and bringing gender policies to life.

Community Partners Engaged- 10
Educators Impacted- 92
Children Directly Impacted- 2,716

"I never knew sport could be used this way!"

– UWC Dilijan participants, GOALS, Armenia

Click here to support CAC's work in Armenia by making a donation. Enter Armenia in the comments section.

Georgia Community Legacy- conflict prevention and wellness and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 21
Children Directly Impacted- 600

"The trainers from Coaches Across Continents provided an awakening for the majority of Lagodekhi Municipality coaches. Through fun games and active discussions, I could see that these coaches started thinking about other possibilities for their youth and for the way that they coached their particular sport."

– Samantha Gross-Galindo, Lagodekhi Municipality Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sport, Georgia

Click here to support CAC's work in Georgia by making a donation. Enter Georgia in the comments section.

Haiti Community Legacy- health and wellness and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 855
Children Directly Impacted- 33,297
In 2016 and 2017 CAC have worked with The Haitian Initiative to implement a USAID SportsUnited program for underserved children in Haiti.

"The best thing about working with CAC is the enjoyment and creativity of the activities while including a message. The lessons learned while playing soccer is truly remarkable."

– Tony Sanneh, The Sanneh Foundation, Haiti/USA

Click here to support CAC's work in Haiti by making a donation. Enter Haiti in the comments section.

Mexico Community Legacy- conflict prevention and drugs and alcohol abuse.

Educators Impacted- 679
Children Directly Impacted- 823,737
We work with the education department in Sonora, Mexico to help their PE teachers educate children about social issues during lessons.

"We feel convinced of the impact that this training will have on our children and youth, the future social artists of the development and transformation of Sonora."

– Rocio Rodriguez, FESAC, Mexico

Click here to support CAC's work in Mexico by making a donation. Enter Mexico in the comments section.

USA Community Legacy- conflict prevention and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 132
Children Directly Impacted- 68,332
Our partnership with the Hawthorne Police Department in California focuses on breaking down barriers between police and youth through sport.

"I was amazed at the way that CAC was able to use soccer to address social issues. The way they were able to break down barriers between people and get people to interact and learn together. I see this program making a huge difference in building relationships between police officers and the community members try serve."

– Chris Cognac, Hawthorne City Police Community Affairs Unit, USA

Click here to support CAC's work in USA by making a donation. Enter USA in the comments section.


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Australia Community Legacy- social inclusion and child rights.

Community Partners Engaged- 22
Educators Impacted- 66
Children Directly Impacted- 7,460

"The fantastic thing about CAC is that you don't need to be an experienced or elite coach to see impact from their games and methodology."

– James Muir, Holmesglen TAFE University

Click here to support CAC's work in Australia by making a donation. Enter Australia in the comments section.

Brazil Community Legacy- conflict prevention and drugs and alcohol abuse.

Educators Impacted- 551
Children Directly Impacted- 59,073
Developed a specific curriculum with one partner to be used in young offenders institutes promoting non-violence and conflict prevention.

"Giving children the right to think for themselves and stimulate them to find the best and fairest solution is a good way to prevent some of the big problems we have in our society."

– Thaynara Cardoso, Futebol Social Brasilia

Click here to support CAC's work in Brazil by making a donation. Enter Brazil in the comments section.

Chile Community Legacy- conflict prevention and social inclusion.

CAC have just started working in Chile with Futbol Mas.

Click here to support CAC's work in Chile by making a donation. Enter Chile in the comments section.

Colombia Community Legacy- conflict prevention and drugs and alcohol abuse.

Educators Impacted- 292
Children Directly Impacted- 53,307
In areas where the instances of gang violence and drug trafficking is high we work with educators who can teach young people about the risks of getting involved in dangerous activities.

"Giving children the right to think for themselves and stimulate them to find the best and fairest solution is a good way to prevent some of the big problems we have in our society."

– Thaynara Cardoso, Futebol Social Brasilia

Click here to support CAC's work in Colombia by making a donation. Enter Colombia in the comments section.

Ecuador Community Legacy- health and wellness and social inclusion.

CAC have just started working in Ecuador with Futbol Mas.

Click here to support CAC's work in Ecuador by making a donation. Enter Ecuador in the comments section.

Ecuador Community Legacy- conflict prevention and gender equality.

CAC have just started working in Paraguay with Futbol Mas.

Click here to support CAC's work in Paraguay by making a donation. Enter Paraguay in the comments section.

Peru Community Legacy- child rights and gender equality.

Educators Impacted- 562
Children Directly Impacted- 60,655
In Peru our ASK for Choice curriculum is used by a strong group of female leaders in their community to empower girls.

"Your games strengthen the values of our programs. They remind us that the best way to engage with a child is through play."

– Wilbert, Asociacion Civil Wara, Peru

Click here to support CAC's work in Peru by making a donation. Enter Peru in the comments section.


Support A Topic:

ASK for Choice Legacy- CAC's ASK for Choice female empowerment initiative creates an environment for the progression of Attitudes towards education and gender roles; the development of Skills for female leadership and problem solving; and an increase in Knowledge of gender policies. .

Educators Impacted- 4,615
Children Directly Impacted- 1,406,331

"I learned different tools to fight for gender equity which I didn't have before: how to fight for women's rights, how to live together in my community and how to ensure kids are aware of their rights too so they when they get older the whole community will be more educated."

– Rovenson Boulin, GOALS Haiti, Haiti

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Child Rights Legacy- Child Rights is a core philosophy of all of CAC's work. We have helped partner organizations in over 30 countries to develop a child rights policy.

"The best thing about working with Coaches Across Continents is the child protection conversation. It was very deep and the coaches got the chance to talk about something really important.."

– Dennis, Njombe Town Council, Tanzania

Support CAC's Child Rights work by making a donation here. Enter Child Rights in the comments section.

Conflict Prevention Legacy- For many of our partners CAC is able to help them educate children about preventing conflict through sport. Examples include working with child soldiers in Uganda and young offenders in Brazil.

"In Cite Soleil, we have seen less kids involved in gangs and violence at night because of our sport for social impact program here. We believe in the importance of having the social messages through the games."

– Coach Maxo, The Haitian Initiative, Haiti

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Gender Equality Legacy- Alongside ASK for Choice CAC also make gender equality a key curriculum module. Our work on gender equality includes tackling gender violence in India and challenging female genital mutilation in Kenya.

"I like the Gender Equity games the most, because they teach that we are all equal and hence should have equal opportunities in our community no matter which sex we are."

– Joseph Kirindoh, Boychild Agenda International, Kenya

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Health and Wellness Legacy- Health and Wellness covers various topics which cause many social problems. CAC uses sport with partners to help them emphasize the importance of being physically active, understanding nutrition and preventing disease.

Support CAC's Health and Wellness work by making a donation here. Enter Health and Wellness in the comments section.

Life Skills Legacy- For many of CAC's partners Life Skills can be extremely important to encourage employability and entrepreneurship. Our Life Skills curriculum discusses topics such as leadership, teamwork, communication and problem-solving.

"The best thing about working with Coaches Across Continents is that sport can transcend into everyday life. What we learn didn’t just stay on the field, this knowledge we can use everywhere, all the time."

– Wilmer Roldan, Grupo Internacional de Paz, Colombia

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Support An Initiative:

Community Impact Coach Legacy- Since 2013 we have had over 100 Community Impact Coaches travel with CAC to help us run a program in a different community providing employability and networking. As a result of the CIC initiative many of them have gone on to found their own NGOs and get new jobs.

"The Community Impact Coach program is the best thing about working with Coaches Across Continents."

– Nico Achimpota, Tanzania

Support CAC's Community Impact Coach Initiative by making a donation here. Enter Community Impact Coach in the comments section.

Monitoring and Evaluation Legacy- In order to continually improve and develop our partnerships and impact we must extensively monitor and evaluate all of our work. These measurements have demonstrated key figures like 1,406,331 children directly impacted in 2016 and partners telling us things like 'CAC taught me that education and sport can be the same thing.'

Support CAC's Monitoring and Evaluation by making a donation here. Enter Monitoring and Evaluation in the comments section.

Online Education Program Legacy- CAC looks to create a community legacy through our global partners through our On-Field education and year-round resources. One key resource is our 9 month Online Education Program which helps participants to learn, adapt and create new social impact curriculum on an electronic platform. We have had over 30 graduates from this course.

"I'd like to thank CAC for creating and facilitating such an initiative. You really helped us overcome challenges we faced around ourselves, and you INSPIRED ME in my need of becoming a good leader."

– Elvis Nshimba, Malaika, Democratic Republic of Congo

Support CAC's Online Education Program by making a donation here. Enter Online Education Program in the comments section.

Virtual Learning Community Legacy- We now offer a Virtual learning Community to all of our partners which provides guidance on all aspects of sport for social impact and organizational development. We have run Webinars which have been viewed by partners in over 25 countries to help them effectively deliver social programs.

"I really enjoy and learn a lot in this webinar series. I believe that if we implement these ideas in our countries and communities we will definitely change them for the better."

– Frank Chivawura, Zimbabwe

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