Football Kit Amnesty
May 1st – 31st 2018 We’ve teamed up with Total Football in Ipswich for the month of May to collect unwanted football kit and boots to send out to the Futurestars schools in Ghana and Togo. Full or part kits, including shirts, shorts, socks, tracksuits, training kits plus boots and trainers will be gratefully received […]Read more
Futurestars achieves UK Charity Registration!
We’re delighted to announce that Futurestars has been granted UK charitable status, charity number 1177808. Futurestars applied to the Charity Commission, the Regulator for Charities in England and Wales, to be legally registered in order to allow the project to expand fund raising activities and bring new partners on board. The project was started […]Read more
Togo boys selected for National Team
Futurestars Ambassador and lead coach Titus Bramble spent three weeks in Ghana and Togo working with the teams at the end of March. During his visit five players from the Futurestars Agoe team in Lomé were selected to play for the Togo National Team. Following on from the Girls’ success last month this is another […]Read more
Futurestars Ghana Launch
The Futurestars Accra launch took place in the Labadi Beach Hotel, Accra on Friday March 23rd. It was attended by over 200 partners and guests and followed up the UK launch of the project in January. It was a fantastic opportunity to showcase the work that Futurestars is doing with five schools in Tema, and one school in Lomé […]Read more
To Abidjan with the Togo Ladies team!
Yesterday the Togo National Ladies team, including Futurestars players Odette and Amira, boarded an Air Côte d’Ivoire flight to Abidjan to play in the WAFU Nations Cup representing their country. Raman Ibrahim, Futurestars manager in Togo commented: “I am so proud that through our education and sport project, two children are now crossing borders, leaving […]Read more
Futurestars Girls team in action
We were very proud of Amira and Odette from Futurestars Agoe in Togo who were selected to play for the Togo Ladies National team in a friendly match against TCSR U18 Boys football club at the Municipal Stadium in Lome on 3rd February. The match was in preparation for the Côte d’Ivoire WAFU competition and despite […]Read more
Futurestars girls selected for National Team training
Futurestars Agoe in Togo are very excited to announce that three Futurestars girls have been selected by the Togolese National Team [Eperviers Dames] to join their training camp for 10 days. They will be training morning and afternoon each day and staying at the Ghis Palace hotel in Baguida for the duration of the camp. […]Read more
Fendercare Marine join Futurestars
Futurestars are very pleased to announce the first new partner for our project, Fendercare Marine. Fendercare Marine (Africa) operates from bases in Togo and Ghana and has been supportive of the project since the early days. Now that the application is in to become a UK registered charity, we are delighted to welcome them on […]Read more
Futurestars UK launch on Jan 25th
The official UK launch for the Futurestars charity will take place on 25th January 2018 at 7pm in The Sir Bobby Robson Suite at Ipswich Town Football Club.
The UK launch is the first step to make everyone aware of the Charity plans and start to spread the word about the work Futurestars are doing in Ghana and Togo and plans for 2018 and beyond.
Simon Milton, Futurestars Director will be leading the evening and showcasing the website and new video, recently filmed and edited by Suffolk university student William Allen. The video gives an overview of the project and involves the Schools and Schoolchildren in Tema and Lome.
Invited guests and clients will be treated to a full presentation to see exactly what has been achieved so far. Welcome drinks supplied by Sumaridge Wines and refreshments will be served and the Trustees will also be on hand to chat and answer questions, including Gary Miller (OMA director and founder), Terry Butcher (ex England captain) and Ambassador and Lead Coach Titus Bramble (ex Ipswich & Newcastle FC).Read more