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We are back home again in the USA & back at work. It was good to go & good to be back.

The trip to Asia was very encouraging.

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In India, it was fun to see kids learning & playing volleyball & cricket.

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In Singapore, we met with a potential partner for Singapore & the region.

In Nepal, we were able to meet with the leadership teams of several partners & were encouraged to hear & see some of their projects.

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It is always valuable to get time with old & new partners to share stories & get updates about what is happening & what is working & what isn’t.

Ball Project is honored to have so many great partners around the world working in their communities to mentor young people & help children play.

 

Here is a short update from one of our partners in Chennai, South India:

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Cricket:

Serving 50 young boys in schools. helping them with professional cricket coaching and life values.

Football:

A central academy that is formed picking players from marginalized communities and giving them the opportunity to develop in sport and in values. Close to 80 young boys from different parts of Chennai benefit from special coaching, equipment and opportunities.

Volleyball:

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A young group of professional players that were picked from different schools that we coach were able to represent our district and province. Also, a team from our organization represented the state championships in Beach Volleyball.

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Basketball:

Coaching at 4 schools for kids who are amateurs.

Basketball is new for this partner, so it is great to see new & more programs being developed.

Ball Project is thankful for all of our partners working in communities around the world to help children play.

Here is a short update from one of our partners in India.

This is a great example of some of the support that Ball Project provides with one of our partners in India.

Following are the Ball Project initiatives.

1. Provided equipment for Volleyball state championship teams and league teams.

2. Provided cricket balls for Chennai schools cricket tournament.

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3. Footballs for community clinics and coaches.

Going for a goal in Chennai

Ball Project is not doing the work but is simply providing the resources like balls, nets & cricket bats & wickets to let the coaches & community leaders better serve in their communities to help kids play.

Help children play

“Give me a ball and I’ll have a thousand kids chasing after it.” –Solomon, Kenya

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