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Since March 23rd, the Goals4Girls team have been working remotely to support some of London’s most vulnerable girls and young women. Lockdown has no doubt posed challenges to the team’s Educational Practitioners in particular. Not being able to see their mentees face-to-face throughout the school week has perhaps been the biggest adjustment they have had...
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Earlier this month Goals4Girls launched their ‘My hair, my identity’ campaign centred around their young women and girls after a G4G participant had been subjected to systemic racism. After being told their was ‘too big’, they were excluded for a week and upon their return spent another week in internal isolation – a room where...
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In recent weeks, our mentors have been creating a unit on ‘Identity’ in light of the Black Lives Matter movement. Our young people have been hurting after hearing of and witnessing the murder of George Floyd. With immediate access to news online, nearly all of them have seen the footage of his arrest. Our girls...
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  To celebrate International Women’s Day, Goals4Girls worked in partnership with Adidas and online crowdfunding platform IFundWomen to raise funds for the programme’s mentorship scheme, all in aid of helping young women break down barriers associated with gender stereotypes and mental health. Our Founder & CEO of Goals4Girls, Francesca Brown, was flown out to NYC...
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It’s not every day that you get to stand in the presence of a bonafide football legend, but some of our girls managed to do just that during their recent trip to Adidas’ flagship Oxford Street store.   A Chance Encounter?  Attending the store following a private invitation from Adidas, some of our girls got...
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Although women’s football matches have been contested since the early 1890s, the rise in popularity the female side of the sport has experienced in recent years has really exemplified changing social attitudes towards women as a whole and what they can achieve when they break free from expected gender roles and pursue their dreams.   ...
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In the world of football, the greatest players rely on a whole range of skills to perform in the best way they can. A modern professional team is highly likely to feature a range of individuals from completely different backgrounds to each of their teammates. Some of these players will speak in different languages and...
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THE FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP This year, the FIFA Women’s World Cup was watched by millions of viewers worldwide, and the event was truly revolutionary and transformational for women’s sport. Aside from an interest in the sport itself, this event was also about inspiring women both on and off the pitch, showcasing some really fantastic...
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