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Refugee Camp Walking, Soccer Ball Dribbling Zen

Posted By Gabriel / April, 24, 2015

This blog was originally posted as part of i-ACT21. Dribbling a ball across a refugee camp is a very different experience than just plain walking across it. It connects you…

Yaya!

Posted By Sara-Christine / April, 22, 2015

This blog was originally posted as part of i-ACT21 Day 9. What a treat!! As we were leaving a restaurant at lunch located on the main market street, we run…

i-ACT 21: Heading back to DUSA camp Djabal!

Posted By Sara-Christine / April, 17, 2015

The i-ACT team is heading back to camp Djabal! The team will be checking in on the Darfur United Soccer Academy, providing support to the coaches, and getting some insight…

Host a Kicks and Hope Tournament: STAND with Darfur United!

Posted By Katie-Jay / February, 6, 2015

April 6 is the International Day of Sport for Peace. April is also Genocide Awareness and Prevention Month. This year’s national theme is Moving Beyond Witness. We want to use…

Gabriel’s Top 10 Things Learned from i-ACT20

Posted By Gabriel / January, 30, 2015

Top 10 Things I’ve Learned By Gabriel Stauring This blog is part of i-ACT Expedition 20. Read more about the entire trip here. Your time, resources, and knowledge are crucial…

Safety, Peace, and Leadership: DUSA Touloum Launched

Posted By Rachael Rapinoe / January, 24, 2015

This blog is part of i-ACT Expedition 20. Read more about the entire trip here. Darfur United Soccer Academy (DUSA) Touloum is officially launched! This morning we conducted the pilot…

More Than Ready

Posted By Rachael Rapinoe / January, 23, 2015

This blog is part of i-ACT Expedition 20. Read more about the entire trip here. This morning was the last Darfur United Soccer Academy (DUSA) Coaches Training session. It’s hard…

Defying the Odds

Posted By Rachael Rapinoe / January, 21, 2015

This blog is part of i-ACT Expedition 20. Read more about the entire trip here. It never ceases to amaze me how universal football truly is. Everyone knows the game,…