F4LA WINS BRONZE AT ANNUAL SPIA ASIA AWARDS
Bangkok, Thailand --- Fundlife International has been recognized by SPIA ASIA for it’s Football For Life Academy (F4LA) Youth Development Programme in Tacloban, Philippines. F4LA won Bronze at the star-studded Gala Dinner, finishing only behind global giants Chelsea FC and UAE’s Daman Health Insurance, respectively.
FundLife received the award during the two-day 3rd Asia's Sports Industry Awards and Conference on 6-7 November at Bangkok, Thailand. Attended by more than 350 VIP delegates from across the globe, to celebrate the achievements of the Asian Sports Industry across 23 distinct categories from 47 different countries.
Accepting the award for FundLife was our Thailand Amabssador for ‘Dreams in Colour’, Siriboon Ketphichai, who spent six months in the Philippins with UHCR. Speaking of receiving the award, FundLife Executive Director, Marko Kasic, commented "We are extremely thrilled that SPIA has recognised F4LA's work to empower and develop youth of Philippine communities through Football. For FundLife to be among global names such as Bayern Munich, Chelsea FC and UAE Football Association is an amazing feat. We look forward to growing our work and offering even more opportunity pathways for youth in the coming years!"
Since launching in 2015, FFLA has positively impacted over 12,500 youth from Leyte through it’s football orientated programme and life-skills training. Currently, it has enrolled 700 youth in it’s structured FFLA programme. Fuerther information can be seen on www.fundlife.org