Being a Part of the Best Team!

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We are honored to have been a part of the Fives Futbol women's day tournament in South Africa! Thanks for making us a part of your team! The event blew us away. Check back soon for more photos and a re-cap of our experience! Read More

See these smiling faces?

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We want to give a huge shout out to Emily Sampson for donating beautiful new footballs to our teams in South Africa! Emily asked funds for her birthday in order to purchase new footballs for our girls. Thank you, Emily (pictured on the left!)! We're so grateful for your donation and kind spirit! Read More

Barclay’s Premier League Live Community Day

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Yesterday, Girls and Football SA Project Manager Esther spent the day at the Barclay’s Premier League Live Community Day in partnership with Beyond Sport. The day focused on how to educate and share best practices on how sport can be used to overcome adversity throughout Africa. This was narrowed down to: inclusive coaching, pathways to work and social action initiatives.… Read More

Be free, girls, be free!

Best team photo ever

Best team photo ever! Today, our Zonnebloem Primary School soccer stars got back on the field and....as you can imagine, their excitement was infectious! Despite the bad weather, our girls really enjoyed themselves (and, were totally joking about how they could've showered in the rain after their match - if only they'd brought shampoo!). To kick off a solid season,… Read More

How we throw it down on Women’s Day!

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Our Girls & Football SA players celebrated Women’s Day by participating in a five a-side tournament hosted by Train4Changes in Stellenbosch. The girls played in three games against primary schools from around Stellenbosch: such an excellent way to honor the day! Our girls were coached by Griselda and Nancee who boosted the girls’ confidence and encouraged a safe space. The… Read More