Twenty-seven (27) determined girls and twelve (12) boys under the FundLife Leadership Academy; Girls Advancement and Protection program participated in the first-ever Talisay Cup last October 19, 2019.
It’s now official! 55 excited boys and girls participated in the kick-off activity of Football for Life Academy Program in San Jose Central School (SJCS) and Kapuso Village Integrated School (KVIS) on 18th October 2019.
“I take pride of myself because I am honest and I think about the actions I do, be it at home or wherever I go to and whatever situation I am in,” said Daniel Ocenar, one of the Football for Life Academy team captain when he shared his “Dignity Story” last October 12, 2019.
FundLife Founder, Marko Kasic attended SIGEF 2019 in Tokyo, Japan on September 18-19 to share the work of FundLife during the Sport for Good Session.
Speaking alongside leaders from the Sports Sector, Marko shared FundLife’s involvement with Common Goal, a football-led global philanthropic movement where players, managers and football clubs pledge to donate 1% of their wages to community organisations using sport for social change.
“We want people to trust and respect us (girls) because girls can also do what boys can do," said Girl's Community League (GCL) player from Calbiga Samar, Kimberly Ann Arcenal when asked about her viewpoint regarding gender equality.