Football United creates chances for youth through the magic of football. Since 2006 Football United has delivered programs for over 8,000 children and youth in New South Wales, South Australia, Canberra and internationally. Robust research, combined with a tried and tested approach underpin their programs to ensure sustainability and maximum positive impact.
Illustrious journalist, football lover and promoter of social justice Adam Spencer, will engage with star footballers and Football United youth leaders to launch Football United’s exciting new life skills and leadership through football program, Creating Chances. A long-time fan of Football United, Adam consolidates Football United’s years of practical learning and world-renown youth, “Football United is a visionary program – bursting at the seams with integrity and love.”
Creating Chances empowerment programs an exciting and comprehensive set of offerings, with both on and off the field activities. Adam Spencer will be joined by FFA’s Han Berger, FIFA Exco member Moya Dodd, ex Sydney FC captain Terry McFlynn, Aytek Genc, and other footballing stars past and present to present the new program.
“With the world focusing on the upcoming Word Cup, Creating Chances is an excellent example of the positive capacity of football to change lives” shared FFA Technical Director and Football United Ambassador Han Berger.
Football United CEO, Dr Anne Bunde-Birouste explains, “the program is designed to be flexible, and enable any group working with youth to enhance their capacity to inspire and help youth create their own positive life path”. An inspiring preview of the program can be seen in the following link
Interview opportunities will be available with Adam Spencer, FIFA Exco Moya Dodd,Terry McFlynn Football United team members, their families and teachers, FFA National Technical Director Han Berger, as well as Football United CEO Dr Anne Bunde-Birouste.
All of the details are below:
When: 9:30 – 11:00am, Thursday May 8, 2014
Where: Gilbert + Tobin Lawyers, Level 37, 2 Park Street, Sydney CBD
Contact: Dr Anne Bunde-Birouste, 0407 957 039; firstname.lastname@example.org | Brad McCarroll, 0405 121 241; email@example.com