Talent development

Talent development / sports for development

Vulnerable children still continue to face various forms of marginalization and discrimination. Maurice Mbowo Foundation has realized that sport is a powerful tool to fight marginalization and discrimination. Just as it has promoted peace and peaceful co-existence amongst communities and nations, it is also promoting societal inclusion of these children the society. The foundation offers professional soccer training and mentorship to 70 children from Kibra slum. They attend Saturday training at Hillcrest International Schools and mid -week training in Kibra.

Objectives

  • Identify, nurture and harness soccer talent
  • Promote positive ideals through football
  • Create avenue for local and international scouts Current initiatives
  • Express Soccer Academy professional soccer training. Learn more: www.expresssocceracademy.com
  • Raising stars league Learn more: www.raisingstarsleague.co.ke
  • Mid –week soccer training in Kibra