SATUC is working in collaboration with FundLife International Foundation to pick 13 young players, from Filipinos underprivileged children, including 3 goalkeepers. SATUC is delighted to announce that a team of Philippine children will join 2017 SATUC CUP and we will soon announce the names of the players who will compete for a place in the 2017 SATUC CUP.
FundLife International, an organisation tackling extreme socio-economic inequality, launched Football for Life (F4L) in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). FundLife Vision is that every young person to have equal rights to play, education and unbiased opportunity to reach their full potential– To Enable Dreams in Colour. their Mission that To work with host communities in conceptualising and implement in gholistic education and empowerment initiatives for Marginalised Youth and Rural Poor (MYRP), which identify and tackle the causes of intergenerational poverty and inequality.
For SATUC founder Sheikha Al Thani and all the SATUC team it is a real honour and a privilege to help support the Filipinos children at the 2017 SATUC World Cup. Sheikha is truly humbled to be in a position to provide these courageous and talented children with opportunities to make their dreams come true.
SATUC believes it is our duty as a conscientious member of a global charitable community to step in and offer whatever help we can to these children, who have already had to suffer so much in their young lives. We encourage each and every one of you to rally round and help support our Philippine children.