Report by Gavin Atkins and Karen Atkins from Tamale, April 2009
Report by Graeme Sears from Bolga and Tamale, October 2009
[singlepic id=120 w=320 h=240 float=left]Neil Peters has been supporting Tackle for nearly 5 years. In his day job Neil works for an engineering company but in his spare time he has… Captained our most successful fundraising Football Marathon team for 5 years, raising over £20,000 Used his engineering skills to help design the plans for […]
In September 2008 experienced Tackle Africa coach Robbie Wood visited the EMIMA project in Tanzania and worked with local coaches, peer educators and young people at several EMIMA football centres. Tackle Africa plans to send a group of coaches to spend two weeks in September 2009 with EMIMA taking part in a coaching project.
Tackle began working with South African youth charity MADAboutArt in early 2009, funding a community event through our small grants programme and conducting the first coaching project in April.
In 2006, Tackle trustee Charlie Gamble spent several months volunteering with Ugandan partner NGO Kamwokya Christian Caring Community (KCCC) as a football coach with the Allstars Academy, run by Moses Kiribango and Robert Mulerwa.
A young ugandan coach demonstrates his idea for an HIV/football drill
Saturday 19th of July 2008 saw Tackle Africa’s seventh annual Football Marathon, aimed at raising invaluable funds for the charity.
Tackle trustee Charlie Gamble explains how to use a condom