To introduce the use of Football for inclusive communities and contribute to the achievement of good educational outcome, FundLife International in partnership with Gawad Kalinga facilitated Play for Peace: Training of Trainers on June 3 – 4 at Pagatpat Elementary School, Cagayan De Oro City and June 5-6 at Malaybalay, Bukidnon.
TACLOBAN CITY — FundLife continued its goal on women empowerment and equality through a series of matchups between the eight newly-formed teams of Girls Community League (GCL) – Tacloban. The said teams participated in the first matchday of Football For Life Academy (FFLA) Summer League held at Brgy. 59-A Multipurpose Hall, Tacloban City on Saturday, May 11.
Juliet, one of FFLA's best players, writes her experience on how FundLife's programme improved her life and encouraged her to excel more in her academic activities.
Hello! I am Juliet, 17 years old, female and I am studying at the San Jose National High School (SJNHS) in Tacloban City. I have five (5) siblings and I am the middle child. My father works as a plumber while my mother is the one who takes good care of us at home.
November 10, Saturday, 116 children and youth from all over Leyte province huddled together in Barangay 74 in Tacloban City to play football. The event was the commemorative tournament --Haiyan Cup, which this year carried the theme “Better, Stronger Children after Haiyan. “