Sports Equipment Drive

10 May

Awaso Hope Academy

All donations will benefit the Awaso Hope Academy Physical Education Development Program in rural Ghana, Africa.

Awaso Hope is developing a P.E. program at Awaso Academy International, an independent elementary school in rural Ghana, Africa.  This program will accompany the new area that will be seeded with grass so that the children and play and learn organized sports and games.

When?

Saturday, May 21st

Where?

FIT Parking Lot, Rancho Shopping Center

Why?

The Awaso Hope Academy needs your help providing their children with the following:

  • Soccer Shorts (black xs-m)
  • Frisbees
  • Collapsible Soccer Goals
  • Small Cones for Drills
  • Jump Ropes
  • Gertie Balls, rubber balls
  • Pinnies
  • Any K-3 Appropriate Sports Games

Details:

If there are any sport-related items that your kids have outgrown or you have extra of  that you could donate, it will be appreciated.  If you cannot make it to the event, please consider making a donation toward the program at www.awasohope.org  and click on make donation.  No donation is too small.  Proceeds will be used to purchase the needed equipment.  These children have nothing to play with or be active with.  Anything will be appreciated.

FIT members Liz and Jack Weingart  are traveling to Ghana this summer with their family and will be hand delivering anything we collect to the children!!!

Hope you can stop by.  We are also assembling first aid kits, and giving our kids a chance to write letters to the students there.

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