… are living or working on the streets across the world. We can change this! We are a global community focused on the power of sport to change the lives of street-connected children. Our community protects, respects, and supports street children in 20 countries. This is the power of soccer beyond the field.
A person often becomes what they believe themselves to be. This thought of “I’ll never be anyone special” could one day turn out to be true. But that’s not how I think. That’s not who I am. I awake knowing I belong somewhere. No matter the situation around me, I have a place. A place where I am known. Where I am safe. Where I am somebody.
I know from personal experience just what power football can have to inspire and change young people’s lives whatever their background or nationality. This is what the Street Child World Cup is all about and I give it my full support. David Beckham, OBE
Street Child World Cup
We have a unique and creative approach that changes the game for street children. Our events capture the imagination of a global audience to show the world that street children are survivors – heroes and heroines that have a future away from the streets. Join the movement and transform the lives of some of the world’s most vulnerable children! In 2018 we will be in Moscow welcoming extraordinary boys and girls from around the world.
Largest Drumming Lesson in support of street children across the globe!
On Monday 3 October, a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the LARGEST DRUMMING LESSON was set by 1,827 school children, aged 7 – 11, and their teachers from 25 London schools at the Copper Box Arena today in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Street Child United Brazil brings amputee David to Paralympics
The British Consulate in Rio and Street Child United Brazil have teamed up to bring amputee David to the Paralympic Games, and meet his Paralympic heroes.David represented Brazil at the Street Child Games earlier this year as an athlete and ambassador for street children worldwide.