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Football clubs for marginalized groups

One of FFAV’s utmost missions is to create an accessible environment for all children to play grassroots football and experience life skill educations through a variety of physical activity games. To achieve this goal we pay a special focus on children from marginalized groups. Football for all We are establishing clubs in …

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Media Coverage of FFAV Delegation to FIFA Foundation Festival

In June 2018, for the second time, FFAV has another chance to participate in the “FIFA Foundation Festival” together with 47 delegations from different organizations working with football for development around the world. This is the official event of FIFA World Cup to celebrate the unique power of football to drive …

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FFAV responds to the AFC’s Grassroots Football Day

AFC sets 15th May as the “AFC Grassroots Football Day” since 2013 and this year marks the 6th year continuously FFAV support this meaningful campaign.   To celebrate AFC's Grassroots Football Day, FFAV’s clubs have been organizing a series of events such as Children Grassroots Football School, Fun Football Festival, Football Tournament, Goal …

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For a Fun Football Festival

Another Fun Football Festival arrived in Phong Dien district early on the morning of May 26, 2018. More than 840 students, teachers and 37 parents made the day memorable. Mr. Sigmund Stromme, the representative from Baconco Company also came and visited the event. Baconco has been a partner of FFAV since …

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Want to be soccer mom or daddy coach?

Nguyen Ngoc Yen Nhi is FFAV's volunteer coordinator who is responsible for supporting football clubs to involve more support of the community volunteers especially parents. She is now participating in the YSEALI Professional Fellowship Program in America to learn how American football clubs interacting with parents. This is her reflection …

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Goal Event at Phu Mau Club

On the 15th of May 2018, 200 girls in Phu Mau Secondary school had a joyful day participating in a Goal event with the presence of Ms. Trinh Nhu Quynh, Diplomatic Director and Ms. Le Thi Thuy Dung, Manager for Sustainable Development from Standard Chartered Bank. Recently, Goal program has been …

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FFAV delegation preparing for the Football for Hope Festival

Only 2 months remain before the departure of FFAV’s delegation to the Football for Hope festival (from June 25th to July 7th), an official event of FIFA World Cup 2018. During the past 3 months FFAV and  members of the delegation have focused on making and implementing the best preparation …

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FFAV and Hue Department of Education and Training launched a meeting about introducing Goal program to Primary schools in Hue province

For the purpose of completely introducing Goal program to all primary schools in the 2018-2019 school year, FFAV and Hue Department of Education and Training successfully hold a meeting with the participants from 18 schools and football clubs in the morning of April 17, 2018 at the Art Center, Hue …

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FFAV’s GOAL team launches HIV prevention outdoor activity-based training for NPA staff

FFAV’s GOAL team inaugurated an outdoor activity-based training in the topic of HIV/AIDS prevention that was expected to raise awareness for NPA staff in the annual orientation of NPA ceremony at Cua Viet Beach on Friday, 30th March, 2018. The GOAL team, consisting of one core member and 10 female teachers, …

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Goal Master Training Workshop 2018

From March 13-15, 2018, FFAV and Women Win successfully organized a Goal Master Training Workshop for 33 Goal facilitators in Hue province. Ms. Phan Thi Thu Huong, Head of FFAV Program Department, and representatives from Women Win, Ms.Yvonne Henry and Ms. Nicole Matuska, facilitated the training course. Participating in the training, …

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