We are extremely grateful for the compassion, generosity, and dedication of our valued partners. Bringing our vision to life would not have been possible without you. Your support has enabled us to serve underprivileged youth in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area as well as in developing countries in Africa. With your support, Every Kid Plays Foundation has sponsored schools, organized sports leagues and literacy foundations in countries like Kenya and Liberia. On behalf of the youth and the communities we serve, we thank you sincerely for your unwavering support.
EKP had the pleasure of partnering with CAV in bringing over $1000 worth of soccer equipment to rural villages in Kenya and Liberia. EKP, was also able to participate in an amazing program that CAV does called “books without borders” where several hundred pounds of books were delivered to various areas of Liberia.
Every Kid Plays Foundation was able to grant $2,000 to purchase soccer balls, jerseys, swings, jump ropes, and more. In order to truly maximize the effect of this award, SanDStone invested an additional $250 dollars to make sure everything arrived in time for the new term. The equipment was distributed to 11 schools and soccer clubs in the region!
EKP was able to sponsor an innercity baseball team in Youngstown, Ohio. The funds were distributed in conjunction with the Ray boom boom Mancini Foundation. EKP is proud to partner with Mr. Mancini’s Foundation. Our Connection made it possible for the team’s formation, which is located in an economically challenged proof of
EKP was able to partner with Literacy Volunteers in Phoenix to continue their mission of improving adult reading, writing, and mathematical skills. Our grant was allocated for literacy volunteer clients between the ages of 16 and 21 who are preparing for the GED. In many instances these young people have been dividends of bullying and abuse, which kept them from attending school.
Every Kid Plays is proud to partner with The Phoenix Sports Academy to help support their mission of helping children in the Maryvale area of Phoenix. Maryvale is a community with gang activity and poverty. The Phoenix sports Academy helps young people build their self confidence to achieve their dreams.